Born in 1966. Live in the UK. Favourite strip is Calvin and Hobbes so - like many others - I have taken my username from it. My second favourite is Andy Capp.
S**t comes out of the King’s lazy ass. Bulls**t comes out of his lying mouth.
A hundred years ago would be in the Roaring Twenties. Cars were already replacing horses in the cities by that time.
From being around horses so much.
Fred was indeed tuckered out by the Tucker Twins.
Fred to Mrs Dear: Yep!
Good point. The “lads” could refer to Fred’s canine chums or to human lads. The twins shows that the Tucker Twins are separate from Fred’s usual lads.
Not every job. He has genuinely tried to get a job as an ale taster and as a bus driver. He liked the bus driver idea because he’d be sitting down all day.
Mister Green Suit broke a window within a panel in the strip whereas Mister Purple Suit looked through his Job Centre window and the panel towards us.
I agree that the comics are the best part of any newspaper. However, newspapers are informative as well as politically biased.
That point was made in a recently repeated Sunday strip. I think it was the Sunday before yesterday.