Gold

I had something else planned for this week’s new Dustinland comic, but then my kiddo made the comment featured in the strip and I had to switch things up last minute. It’s amazing the things they put together. Just unique ways of thinking. Ironically, while my son gives me way more ideas for comics, he also sucks away all the time it takes to draw them. So that’s a bummer. But it’s pretty fulfilling being a parent, probably more fulfilling than drawing comics, so I think shorter strips are a worthy sacrifice, all things considered.

Oh but yeah, this election is a nightmare and the Olympics are way more fun. Nice to see Trump having a rough week or so and I hope that continues but still, this is just a really unpleasant time. Of course with climate change upon us, we’ll probably have plenty of unpleasant moments ahead of us, but hey, maybe elections will actually get better as mankind bands together to fight a common enemy, just like in Watchmen.

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2 responses to “Gold

  1. Apparently we’ve turned the presidential election into a reality show. How much of a stretch, really, would it be to make it an athletic competition? I mean, look at Jesse Ventura. (If you can think of pro wrestlers as athletes.)

    • At least athletics are relatively real. You win the race, you win. You lift the most weight, you win. You jump the highest, you win. Less chance to lie your way into office.

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