Tom the Dancing Bug by Ruben Bolling for July 03, 2014
enjoy this vintage 2009 classic tom the dancing bug every thursday panels from the annals of the tom the dancing bug archive check back every friday for a fresh, brand new tom the dancing bug! tom the dancing bug by ruben bolling second in a series depicting the horrors of the recession... the toxic asset! it rose from the swampy waters of wall street, a festering sludgy byproduct of capitalism gone berserk! it destroyed the banks that created it and rampaged on, threatening america's heartland, and indeed the world! asset: urr! crunch as the populating fled in panic, one man saw the way to save humanity! tim: don't you see? it's not bad -- it's misunderstood! timothy geithner, a u.s. treasury official, knew only he had the answer! tim: hold your fire! this monstrosity doesn't need bullets and bombs! it needs... love! tim: the u.s. government believes in you! asset: urr? tim: in fact, we'll spend hundreds of billions guaranteeing your performance! and so, with geithner's guidance, the toxic asset was accepted into civilized society, and the crisis ended! tim: pass the sugar? asset: urr! tim: oops! don't worry! we'll pay for that! crack!
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