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Incredibly, even now, Trump praises Putin, calling his attack on Ukraine “genius” and “savvy.”
More on Ukraine, I’m sure, next week.
Meanwhile, speaking of Little Donald, this week’s comic is another installment of “Donald and John,” the scamp of a boy ex-president and his imaginary publicist. This week they get a new babysitter who’s very interested in their criminal fraud.
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This week’s Classic Tom the Dancing Bug (published on GoComics yesterday) is from 2012 when Louis Maltby planned to go see the first movie in the new Hobbit trilogy.
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Hoping for peace, independence, and democracy for Ukraine,
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