Archive for the 'Doonesbury' Category

A TOPIC OF PRAYER/THOUGHT THIS MORNING…?

July 24th, 2016

I wonder if Mike realizes that when he went all in for John Anderson in 1980 that he was one of the butterflies that helped to produce Hurricane Donald?

SEEING OUR LIVES IN THE FUNNY PAGES…

July 3rd, 2016

I can so see my students in the punchline of this morning’s Dilbert. Yes, school starts too early—no, really, the studies have been done—but the primary reason the students I know come in each morning dragging their butts is because they fell asleep sometime past midnight. The likely culprit is not Netflix in their cases, […]

PUTTING TRUMP BACK IN THE SCHOOLYARD…

April 17th, 2016

Wiley Miller offers his on take on The Donald this morning…

THIS IS HOW EXXON ROLLS…

November 8th, 2015

As Mark once famously told us, Exxon is Guilty! Guilty, Guilty, Guilty!! Exxon, however, is far from alone…

AH, THE REAGAN YEARS…

August 14th, 2015

Previously and the follow up, Alice is fine.

WHEN YOUR IDOL IS THE PROTOSLACKER…

February 15th, 2015

I had a very similar conversation with a student this past week…

TAPE THIS TO YOUR CHILD’S BEDROOM DOOR…

October 5th, 2014

REDISCOVERING THE HERE AND NOW…

August 24th, 2014

Hmmm… This morning Garry Trudeau, Jerry Scott and Jim Borgman are in sync…

I HAVE NO DOUBT…

June 22nd, 2014

BD WEPT…

June 21st, 2014

For me, this is the second most important cartoon that Garry Trudeau ever drew. Only Mark Slackmeyer’s verdict on John Mitchell surpasses Phred’s worry for his friend.

AN ASS WHO SHOULD GO FUCK HIMSELF…

June 18th, 2014

“Rarely has a president been so wrong about so much at the expense of so many.” –Dick and Liz Cheney on Obama, June 18, 2014 “Once you got to Iraq and took it over, and took down Saddam Hussein’s government, then what are you going to put in its place? If you take down the […]

TEMPTING, BUT NOT A SOLUTION…

June 8th, 2014

In the middle of a lecture a student pulls out a deck of cards and begins to play solitaire. The teacher halts the lecture and inquires as to the reason for the student’s actions. The student replies, “Oh, I forgot my laptop today.” If what we have to teach (and at the college level what […]

WHEN FRAT RATS RUN WALL STREET…

February 28th, 2014

In the Say What? column from 27 February (via New York Magazine): “What’s the difference between Hillary Clinton and a catfish. One has whiskers and stinks, and the other is a fish.” — private-equity executive Paul Queally at the Wall Street secret society Kappa Beta Phi annual dinner “What’s the biggest difference between Barney Frank […]

BEING A REPUBLICAN IS PAINFULL…

February 16th, 2014

The very sad reality, from where I stand, is that, at least at the national level, being a Democrat is more painful because Democrats at least pretend to give a fuck.

AFTER MORE THAN 40 YEARS, ZONKER WINS…

January 1st, 2014

NEO… SEE YOUR FUTURE…

August 11th, 2013

BACON IS TRULY THE MARIJUANA OF MEATS

December 6th, 2012

THIS NEEDS TO HAPPEN WAY MORE OFTEN…

December 2nd, 2012

WHAT LIVING IN THE BUBBLE GETS YOU…

November 4th, 2012

Elect Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala…

THE RATIONALE OF THE 1 PERCENT…

October 28th, 2012

Elect Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala…

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