Comics I Don’t Understand – This site is now being updated daily at http://www.comicsidontunderstand.com. Please change your bookmark if necessary, and notify any web site with a link to the old address.

September 6, 2007

Open-Minded

dilbert-openminded.gif

My in-box was full of this one Wednesday.

Dilbert tries to be tolerant of other people’s customs; but when they want to warm up their skunks in the office microwave…

Advertisements

8 Comments »

  1. how on earth did you figure out that this was a skunk? okay. I can see it now, but at the time I thought it was a turkey drumstick (or human or something?!)

    Comment by laterain — September 6, 2007 @ 7:26 am

  2. I think this cartoon would have been even better if there were little lines showing that the skunk is still twitching.

    Comment by Hunt — September 6, 2007 @ 8:22 am

  3. I knew it he wanted to warm up something weird, I just couldn’t figure out what it was.

    Comment by Nicole — September 6, 2007 @ 9:24 am

  4. Yeah, I almost mailed this one to Bill too. That’s a terrible drawing of a skunk. It looks more like a giant bug, with a balloon coming out of it’s butt.

    Comment by Autumn Harvest — September 6, 2007 @ 10:03 am

  5. I don’t think it is a skunk, maybe a squirrel. The line down it’s back is a tire tread mark. It’s road kill. At least that’s what I saw it as.

    Comment by eisenhomer — September 6, 2007 @ 11:55 am

  6. Cartoon rules for road-kill tread marks are diagonal.

    Comment by Charles — September 6, 2007 @ 3:01 pm

  7. I got the joke … and promptly figured it would show up on CDIU.

    Comment by ctdonath — September 6, 2007 @ 10:05 pm

  8. I’m happy that I caught on to this one right away. It was obviously a skunk to me, but it couldn’t be much else if an Elbonian is carrying it.
    Anyway, I’ve often thought that I was the worst for sending in CIDU; I feel a little vindicated…

    Comment by Jim — September 6, 2007 @ 10:46 pm


RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: