FoxTrot by Bill Amend for August 21, 2022

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    mcdy01  over 1 year ago

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    Concretionist  over 1 year ago

    Alas. Though keeping a bunch of books in there will help too.

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    notmoving Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Wow.

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    Doug K  over 1 year ago

    “Not such a long time ago, in a school district not so far away … "

    A New School Year: A New Hope

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    Imagine  over 1 year ago

    Meanwhile, in the rest of the world outside the US (war zones excluded) kids ad parents don’t have to worry about getting shot.

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    Uncle Kenny  over 1 year ago

    You can actually buy bulletproof backpacks and bulletproof shields to go in backbacks.

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    Jason Allen  over 1 year ago

    Don’t forget to get the “bullet resistant” insert for extra protection.

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    socalvillaguy Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Sad, but true

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    knutdl  over 1 year ago

    Kevlar backpack for kids? Only in USA.

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    littlejohn Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Is that covered by one of the bullet-points on the Back-to-School list?

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    C  over 1 year ago

    Go with the second amendment

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    Jacob Mattingly   over 1 year ago

    I would take any of those.. but sadly that punchline is as savage as it is painfully accurate

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    Anonamoose Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Who’s the new troll on the block?

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    danielmkimmel  over 1 year ago

    I was going to say, “Cue whining from supporters from the so-called ‘party of life’” but I see they’re already here.

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    Kroykali  over 1 year ago

    Today’s classic FoxTrot Sunday strip (and this one also goes along with the current Caribbeanny vacation arc):

    https://www.gocomics.com/foxtrot/2001/08/19

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    Prey  over 1 year ago

    The newest packs talk to you – guess what they say?

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    cdillon85  over 1 year ago

    Ouch. Maranatha.

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    SquidGamerGal  over 1 year ago

    Dude! Not funny at all!!

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    chris_o42  over 1 year ago

    Sad.

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    e.groves  over 1 year ago

    What good do they do? The shootings occur while kids are in class.

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    sk55  over 1 year ago

    My Grandmother always told us “be sweet, play nice.” IF EVERYONE WOULD LISTEN TO MY GRANDMOTHER THERE WOULD BE NO NEED FOR GUNS, LAWS, WARS, OR POLITICS!

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    sallyseckman  over 1 year ago

    Yikes

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    i_am_the_jam  over 1 year ago

    American Public Schools™, ladies and gentlemen. :P :P :P

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    cj7ole  over 1 year ago

    Harden and lock the doors. It worked to literally stop the plane hijackings after 9/11.

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    rudypoogamer  over 1 year ago

    This is America, don’t catch you slippin’ up.

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    currysteph Premium Member over 1 year ago

    more things change the more they stay the same….this all started once God was removed from all aspects of our society….you realize that right?

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    scyphi26  over 1 year ago

    A Return of the Jedi backpack, that hadn’t already been snatched up by collectors?

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    tripwire45  over 1 year ago

    I read a comic strip yesterday that made the same joke.

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    forusingyt  over 1 year ago

    Wondering when combat body armor in kid sizes will be on sale. And how in the heck they are going to work in live-fire training into the elementary school schedule…

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    MC4802 Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Mothers Against Greg Abbott, posted another excellent video on this topic:https://www.facebook.com/MomsAGAbbott/videos/3251169331819610/

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    Otis Rufus Driftwood  over 1 year ago

    The saddest strip Amend has ever done. Pray for your little ones in school, and make sure safety is a priority there.

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    cwg  over 1 year ago

    Comics like this and the comments it generates is what makes the next one say, “I can do better than the last one.”.

    Just keep feeding the hatred folks.

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    oakie817  over 1 year ago

    sad to reach this day

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    hooglah  over 1 year ago

    If parents would teach their kids the difference between right and wrong they wouldn’t need Kevlar. No discipline. No respect. What do you expect?

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    Charles  over 1 year ago

    Jason need not suffer the slings and arrows of discontent.

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    jsholtzman Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Simply not at all funny – just sad

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    walkingmancomics  over 1 year ago

    sad

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    yangeldf  over 1 year ago

    bulletproof backpacks are a thing, we live in a trash world

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    mail2jbl  over 1 year ago

    I had never heard of kevlar before, so I had to look it up. Now I get it…

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    LHGG SigmaKiller  over 1 year ago

    SM64 is best

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    Josh Rebich  over 1 year ago

    If I were Jason, I’d get the “Return of the Jedi” backpack. It’s my favorite Star Wars movie because of Jabba the Hutt.

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    Templo S.U.D.  over 1 year ago

    A backpack design that’s way out of date would be Mickey Mouse in his Steamboat Willy design.

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    Miguelito52  over 1 year ago

    Bill Amend: Don’t people read the Sunday Funnies to smile….laugh anymore? All YOU did was release the hounds. And they ALL need a dog park. Why….

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    JediSQL Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Police state conditioning 101.

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    braindead Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Republican Roulette: When you send your kids to school.

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    fizzledorp  over 1 year ago

    SM64 SM64 SM64 GET SM64

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    dv1093  over 1 year ago

    My son’s backpack lasted him from 6th grade through graduation. Not because we couldn’t afford a new one, because he liked it, and it wore well. I don’t get the need to buy a new one every 12 months.

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    Znox11  over 1 year ago

    Yeah, but there is absolutely no correlation between the US’s love affair with guns and the record number of shootings.

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    edeloriea14  over 1 year ago

    Maybe a backpack at the nearest Dollar Tree or Walgreens would do it.

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    Bwingblue1  over 1 year ago

    Good choice.

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    sallyseckman  over 1 year ago

    Yikes

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    mysterysciencefreezer  over 1 year ago

    The classics are never out of date.

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    jimboylan  over 1 year ago

    That’s not legal in some places, like the State of New York. It could be considered to be body armor.

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    lynn.rawls  over 1 year ago

    Can this decade get much more sad?

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    Darkknight55  over 1 year ago

    I don’t know what’s sadder: the fact that kevlar backpacks exists in this universe, or that their may be a need for them in our own.

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    Sonic the Hedgehog  over 1 year ago

    Get the Super Mario 64 one

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    Quincy devour of worlds  over 1 year ago

    Jurassic park is not old

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