Friday, July 31, 2015


WHOA, is second-panel Tommie a tribute to Aaron Williams' subtle gesture in 7 Days in Hell? I mean, of course she's not, someone who draws ladies in turtlenecks and blazers--in July no less--is probably not up to speed on the latest HBO mockumentaries, but Frank should know an obscene gesture when he draws one.

P.S. this conversation has happened at least twice already, I'm over it.


fauxprof said...

Tommie and Lu Ann have the AC cranked all the way up, which explains the outfits. Nothing, however, can explain or excuse the color combinations of said outfits.

Obtuse said...

Y'all crack me up! I'm quite glad the strip has turned surrealistic, it has inspired y'all to new heights of wisecracking!

Maggie said...

Thanks Obtuse! And fauxprof: that's actually a really good point. I spend many summer hours bundled in chunky cardigans and fingerless gloves in apartments, office buildings, and department stores. Good article about "Summer's Deep Freeze" in the NYT: