Thursday, September 6, 2012

Are You Ready for Some Football?

I have little more than a passing interest in professional football. I probably haven't watched a game start to finish in over a decade, but I know, without a doubt, that the Philadelphia Eagles are going to win the Super Bowl this season. It's my 100 percent, iron-clad lock of the season.

You see a couple of years ago, I included a Green Bay Packers t-shirt in one of my gags and that season the Packers won it all. It's a one-to-one correlation, I include a NFL logo in a gag and that team wins the Super Bowl. I've tried not to abuse this magic power of mine, but today's gag kind of demanded a NFL logo.

Alas, none of my readership would ever do anything so sinful as gamble, but is it gambling when it's a sure thing? (Yes.)

4 comments:

  1. If any of my readers do actually put money on the Eagles and win a big pay out. I expect a cut. Perhaps the 10 percent you won't be able to pay in tithing...

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  2. Why did you pick the Eagles to put in this gag? With great power comes great responsibility.

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    1. Joel, if you can convince the Minnesota Vikings to change their logo to something easier to draw, then I'll consider them. (Also, convincing them to start a competent quarterback might help too.)

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  3. If this idea of predicting the future through your comics actually proves to be effective, would you consider drawing a gag with our family as the winners of the Publisher's Clearing House?

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