Category Archives: Comics

Sunday’s Best: Ghost of a Chance

It’s been a long time since I played a game requiring ghosts.  Makes me wonder if that kind of thing ever happened in Harry Potter (not that I can remember, at least).  Here’s today’s classic Calvin and Hobbes with a … Continue reading

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Nuts in the Park

This morning I sat down to read the actual comics page in an actual, print newspaper. It was a nice moment. It’s also why I read today’s Dilbert, which isn’t one of my regulars. But it was good, saying something … Continue reading

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For the Day (of the Fourth)

Today’s Frazz by Jef Mallett takes another nice artistic turn while also pointing out something interesting about today as a holiday. I’m a few days away from my time at Laity Lodge.  I’ve got some initial plans to unpack some … Continue reading

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“Distill, and Know That I am God”

Let’s start with this recent classic Calvin and Hobbes strip recently posted to gocomics.com: I’m about to board a plane that will take me to a place I’ve never been that’s also a place where there’s a lot of nothing … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Best: Texas Toasted

A few days from now I’ll be trying not to get roasted in the Texas sun, which makes this week’s Sunday Frazz at least a little more pertinent.  It’s a creative strip, wonderfully paced and colored.  And it definitely fits … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Best: Ten Billion to One

A classic Sunday Calvin and Hobbes to celebrate the coming of summer.  Sometimes I wonder if every game played by these two is simply an extension of Calvinball. Either way, summertime is a good time to recharge the playful heart … Continue reading

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Gathering Blues

One of the benefits of Sunday comic strips is the opportunity to have a different format and a slightly longer story or “gag.”  This Sunday’s Frazz strip by Jef Mallett was a nice, extended play on the color blue that … Continue reading

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