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Newspaper Comics
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Our paper, The St. Louis Post-Dispatch, recently did a poll on the popularity of its comics. It dropped a few, Funky Winkerbean for 4xample, in favor of three really dumb new strips. I complained bitterly, and they are re-evaluating their decision.

This made me think others may also be addicted to reading the funnies and I thought a forum to discuss them might be in order.

This is a moderated thread only because, in this election year, some posts may be off topic or abrasive. If I think one is, that poster will be banned.
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235I never thought of that. Great idea!Carolyn-9/26/2022
234It is so much simpler to go to the syndicates' sites and see all the comics S. maltophilia-9/26/2022
233Sad. I get the digital version of the Post-Dispatch but rarely look at the comicCarolyn-9/26/2022
232Is this the beginning of the end for the daily printed comics page in many AmeriS. maltophilia-9/26/2022
231[graphic] facebook.comS. maltophilia-7/14/2015
230It is always clever. Carolyn-11/22/2014
229The King is a Fink. A classic!arno-11/22/2014
228Id was one of my favorites growing up. The King is a Fink. LOL.Stan-11/21/2014
227Very nice! Thank you for posting this.Carolyn-11/21/2014
226Wizard of Id celebrates 50th anniversary 11-17-14, with a few strips paying tribStan-11/19/2014
225What a fun site! I have it bookmarked. Thank you.Carolyn-2/12/2013
224Here's my source: Most of the comments are from cartooS. maltophilia-2/12/2013
223I bet it does too. Keep us posted!Carolyn-2/11/2013
222Same here, I skipped over it for years. I bet the price goes up.S. maltophilia-2/11/2013
221I like Pearls Before Swine. It took awhile to grow on me, but is really funny.Carolyn-2/11/2013
220Just for the record I rescued the rest of the Duluth article from Google's cS. maltophilia-2/11/2013
219That's very interesting. Any reason why Blondie costs so much? With newspapeCarolyn-2/9/2013
218Dealing with the syndicate: A few years ago, I suggested changes in the News TrS. maltophilia-2/8/2013
217tampabay.comS. maltophilia-3/23/2012
216I used to read that all the time. When the daughter married that good-hearted foCarolyn-12/12/2010
215Mark Trail - a mere spring chicken (1946). I think I found the oldest - GasolinS. maltophilia-12/12/2010
214Yes, I was thinking more of a serialized character since they have the semblanceStan-12/12/2010
213I hadn't thought of that - you may be right. How old is Mark Trail?Carolyn-12/12/2010
212Yes! She sure looks good for an 80 year old. I'm not sure if Stan was lookinS. maltophilia-12/12/2010
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