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October 10, 2007

Comics That Made Morris Keesan Laugh Out Loud in October


When Morris sent this to me as his LOL nominee, I was personally underwhelmed by it — and isn’t the line supposed to be that a broken clock is right twice a day?

That’s the joke, he explained to me: This clock is so broken, it’s only right once a day.

Okay, that actually is pretty funny. I’m wondering, though… Is this what Carrillo intended (because if it was, I think it would have worked a lot better if he’d emphasized the “once”), or did Morris come up with a much better punchline?

Less a Sprint Than a Marathon (follow-up)

Filed under: Bill Bickel, cell phones, customer service, Sprint — Cidu Bill @ 4:45 pm

As I approached my sixth (overall) hour on the phone with Sprint’s “customer service” department, I went through pretty much this exact discussion three times:

“According to my bill, you’re charging me $15 a month for a feature the salesperson who signed me up told me was included.”

“I’m sorry she gave you the wrong information. Your business is very important to us. But you’ll have to pay the $15.”

“Not acceptable. Transfer me to whoever’s above you.” (more…)

The Shoe Market

Filed under: Bill Bickel, CIDU, comic strips, comics, humor, Shoe comic strip, stock market — Cidu Bill @ 12:02 am


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