I’ve been mostly ignoring the current Spider-Man plot, which has offered a change of pace from Peter Parker whining about what’s on TV by showing us Peter Parker whining about having the flu. Today’s entry is worth featuring, though, because it includes a rare bout of actual superheroics on Spidey’s part. Naturally, his attempt to save the day has only resulted in him and two others plummeting to their deaths.
The Internet-savvy Marmaduke has used a social-networking Web site to arrange an orgy.
Wizard of Id, 8/10/08
“The Wizard of Id isn’t too hip on current events!”
“Why do you say that?”
“The strip writers thought that a two-year-old film based on a five-year-old book constituted ‘current events!'”