Saturday, November 16, 2019

Hi and Lois watch

[Hi and Lois, November 16, 2019. Click for a larger view.]

Beware of Irmas bearing gifts. But I think the butt in the ashtray blurs the joke, especially if you’re given to overthinking.

Thirsty Thurston first appeared in Hi and Lois on June 9, 1961. In 2017 I noticed that he was still smoking. He has now been smoking for more than fifty-eight years.

Related reading
All OCA Hi and Lois posts (Pinboard)

comments: 4

Slywy said...

I’m trying to figure out the can. Pabst Blue Ribbon comes to mind.

Michael Leddy said...

Yep. A strong PBR vibe there.

Slywy said...

The blue is too light and it's missing the diagonal red stripe.

Oh, who am I to criticize the true-to-lifeness of Hi and Lois.

Michael Leddy said...

Think of it as an Impressionist can of beer. :)