Remembering the controversy about steroid use in professional sports from a few years back, here is Dan Piraro's twist from Bizarro of September 27, 2011:
Planning on attending the California State Fair this year? You can help Mickaboo when you buy your tickets online by July 5. The steps:
- Click here to buy your general admission or ride wristband tickets
- When you check out, use discount code MCBR
It's as simple as that! Mickaboo gets $1 for each ticket or wristband sold by July 5 with the MCBR discount code.
Continuing our occasional series of "birds and car washes" toons, here is Non Sequitur from May 26, 2013.
Now what was that word again we sometimes use to describe someone who isn't all there? Your hint comes in this Speed Bump from January 8, 2012:
Technology isn't for the birds, apparently. Cartoonist unknown.
Time to introduce another strip which will make an occasional regular appearance: Rhymes With Orange is by Hilary Price and pretty much all of her bird-related cartoons feature companion birds. Our first entry from her is the oldest one in my archives, from March 31, 2004:
Snoopy has the tables turned on him by a wild bird in this early Peanuts strip from September 1, 1953.
(This strip was originally uploaded in black and white, but a colorized version became available in late 2017 and I replaced it here.)
Mooch learns a truism from Phillipe in Mutts from March 19, 2010.
One of the Six Chix, Isabella Bannerman, turns the old "hunt and peck" typing system into a chicken-related toon, from April 7, 2014:
Another Bizarro twist on the old "Polly wanna cracker" cliché, from December 29, 2010.