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04/01/2018

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Brad Walker

Regarding Dick Tracy-- MST3K fans may recall "White Goddess," with its two male leads, George Reeves and Ralph Byrd, best known for playing, respectively, Superman and Dick Tracy.

Oddly enough, the bots made many references to Superman but none to Tracy. But if your fondest wish is to see a certain square-jawed detective mop the floor with the Man of Steel, well, now's your chance.

Paul Berge

I recall that Johnny Hart got a heap o' backlash from syndicate offices for going all evangelical on Easter in B.C.
Might have put the fear of mammon in all the other funny page cartoonists, I suppose.

Mike Peterson

Actually, BC went religious today. But I think strippers are more apt to take the religious approach at Christmas than Easter -- perhaps because it's less apt to offend anyone. There were a couple of pretty funny Passover/Exodus cartoons today, but Easter is pretty much confined to empty tombs and vacant crosses.

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