Timeline – 2006 Part 1

Hi and Lois Sunday page digital proof, March 19, 2006.

Although this Sunday page was published 13 years ago, it is still as relevant today as it was then.

We still have cheating sports stars, corrupt business people and dishonest elected officials.  There are also actors, musicians, public servants, religious figures and media personalities charged with sex crimes. We have a Liar-in-Chief in the White House.  Has it gotten worse?

Timeline – 2004 Part 4

Hi and Lois Sunday page digital proof, September 19, 2004.

The Flagston’s next-door neighbors, Irma and Thirsty  Thurston, don’t have any children.  Although they can’t truly comprehend the demands of parenthood, they have a genuine affection for Chip, Dot, Ditto and Trixie.

In the Sunday page above, Lois tells Irma how the kids feel about her.  It turns out to be a ploy to ask her to babysit.

Timeline – 2003 Part 3

Hi and Lois Sunday page digital proof, April 13, 2003.

The idea for this gag was inspired by a real life incident.

One night in Japan in 1997, at precisely 6:50 PM, 685 people, most of them children, simultaneously suffered epileptic seizures. The cause was not difficult to identify: all of them were watching the popular animated TV show, Pocket Monsters.