I Like Newspaper Comic Strips

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    Lighten Up!

    I recently left a couple Sunday funnies for my son-in-law. He has a tendancy to take many things too seriously, and he stresses out way too much. I hope he will appreciate the humor in those strips, and find some more humor in his everydays. A good sense of humor is a good...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange
    46-50, F
    Oct 2, 2013

    My Must Read List

    In no particular order: Nonsequitur, Frazz, Get Fuzzy, Dilbert, clear blue water, pearls before swine, zits, shermans lagoon, after that....whatever looks intersting!
    stingrey stingrey
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Feb 23, 2008

    Football With Jacob

    It's been more than 10 years since I worked with Jacob, but he's still in my thoughts and prayers. Back then, Jacob was a 2nd grader, and a reluctant reader. My job, as a volunteer, was to follow the day's assignment, reading and playing particular games to help him succeed in...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange
    46-50, F
    Mar 2, 2013

    Mostly the old ones, though; Robotman,

    Calvin & Hobbes, but especially The Far Side by Gary Larson.
    MrTimothyMcNeil MrTimothyMcNeil
    22-25, M
    Feb 17, 2014

    The Humor

    Some of them are serious, but most are meant to be funny.  They can cheer up a person and make a person feel good even when the person is going through serious problems, because of their humor. My favorites include Get Fuzzy, Pearls Before Swine, Mother Goose and Grimm with...
    MDenise MDenise
    31-35, F
    Nov 1, 2010

    Which Comics Strips Do I Like?

     Mostly old ones that are no longer around.  But I do read DRABBLE, PEARLS BEFORE SWINE, POOCH CAFE and DILBERT. (And I'd read GET FUZZY if my newspaper had it.)
    FearlessFreep FearlessFreep
    Mar 22, 2009

    Fridge Magnets

    I bought a small laminator when my kids were in grade school. We would cut out comic strips and laminate individual frames (or whatever they're called). Then we would attach magnets, and voila! We made refrigerator magnets! Great craft for kids. I did this years later with...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange
    46-50, F
    Mar 2, 2013
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