I Love the Far Side

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    So Funny!

    if i ever need a quick laugh i just get out one of the two books that i have.  i usually only intend to read a few....but somehow always end up reading more lol  can't put a finger on a favorite at the moment because they're all pretty good :D
    KinkyFlower KinkyFlower
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2008

    Far Out

    I didn't even know what it was, just loved the way it sounded. So I Googled 'Far Side', and realised it was THAT comic ***** I love. Far out indeed.  ps EP has just automatically censored out the word S-T-R-I-P. I'm all for not offending people needlessly, but come on...
    Leebi Leebi
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 6, 2008

    Gary Larson

    I've got a Far Side calendar, the humour is very much "me", i couldn't pick a favourite but the "school for the gifted, pull not push " one i laughed a lot at.
    AtomicWater AtomicWater
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Oct 26, 2010


    The one with the poodles standing in the living room...you can see their human in the kitchen in the background. Caption says something to the effect of "Why yes, Fluffy, that is the down side. When we kill her, the pampering will end."
    BuffyAnne BuffyAnne
    31-35, F
    Apr 23, 2008


    My favorite is one where cows are standing on two legs talking, a lookout yells "Car", and the cows all go down to standing on four legs.  Once the car is gone the cows go back to standing on two legs
    loopnscc loopnscc
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Feb 16, 2008

    Friggin' Hilarious!

     I love Gary Larson's The Far Side. What an imagination and keen sense of  humor he has! I went to an exhibition of his work at the museum of modern art in San Francisco back in the late 70's. It was great watching all of the people reading his comics...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Sep 21, 2009

    Gary Larson Reads My Mind!

    Really. When I've been driving across America, I know the cows I pass are plotting. I know houseflies must have interesting home lives. I know Tarzan is a contemplative thinker. Mr. Larson brings all these things to life. My brother & I know a Far Side collection is a...
    QuixoticKidEternity QuixoticKidEternity
    1 Response Apr 2, 2008


    I love the spot cartoon where in a middle of a conversation, a chicken just gets thrown across the room like it's nothing bizaare. It articulates the humor inside my crazy head so accurately!
    wiredwolf wiredwolf
    36-40, M
    1 Response Dec 2, 2013
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