Monthly Archives: November 2012

Rain! Rain! Rain!

We’ve spent the last couple of days preparing for The Pineapple Apocalypse. Living next to a creek is always an adventure during periods of unsettled weather. I’ll try to post some photos later if the power doesn’t go out. Stay … Continue reading

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This “secession movement” really did happen -as a joke- back in the mid-sixties. As with most promotions, it was aimed at the media in the hope of attracting attention to our little “podunk” county. The figure in the first panel … Continue reading

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From Moonshine to Mooning

Christmas season is upon us, and soon television viewers will be treated to another rerun of the Hallmark movie The Christmas Card, starring Ed Asner and some other actors whose names I forget. The Christmas Card has been played up … Continue reading

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I’m Thankful

As we move from an incredibly contentious election season into the holidays, I’d like to take this opportunity to give thanks for all the good things that make life and work so satisfying. We are, as the philosophers warn us, … Continue reading

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What’s Up? by Henry Hackett

Howdy folks. Henry Hackett here. You may be wondering why there haven’t been any new diatribes by Crabb in a few days. Then again, maybe you haven’t, but I have taken it upon my own self to update the situation. … Continue reading

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Good Grief!!!

Lucille “Lucy” van Pelt was arrested today at her roadside psychiatric office after the Nevada County District Attorney’s office filed criminal charges for practicing psychology without a license. After being booked into the Wayne Brown jail, van Pelt procured the services of … Continue reading

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Goat Futures

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Home Of The Brave

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Fiscal Cliff Notes

Now that we’ve sat through the most of this year’s election movie, it’s time to gird our loins and get ready for the inevitable ending; the car chase. Our hero, Barack Obama, has destroyed the fortress of the evil right wingers, … Continue reading

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We’re Number One!

Although the national election pretty much preserved the status quo, California politics took an unexpected violent lurch to the left on Tuesday. Even veteran political junkies were surprised by the gains made by the Democrats in the legislature. The Golden … Continue reading

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