Good Grief, those Q-Nuts are at it again
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What comes after Peanuts? Unfortunately: Q-Nuts.
This week’s comic is Q-Nuts: “Don’t Say Gay, Charlie Brown.”
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ICYII last week, yesterday The Nib published Chagrin Falls: “Boiling Frogs, All the Way Down.”
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This week’s Classic Tom the Dancing Bug (published on GoComics yesterday) is “Evolution of a Hip, Ironic Catchphrase” (from 1998).
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And this week the GoComics Super-Fun-Pak Comix page has featured comics from this installment (from 2014).
Finally, a quick thank you to everyone who came to the MoCCA Art Fest last weekend! It was a pleasure to meet you all!
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