The setting of Bloom County resembled Iowa City, Iowa, in several ways; Breathed lived there during the early years of the strip. The Bloom Boarding House, for example, which appeared as a high contrast photo within the strip, is modeled after the file:///Iowa_city_linsay_house.jpg">File:Iowa_city_linsay_house.jpg">Linsay House located at 935 East College Street in Iowa City.
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I read it before Bloom County though, so maybe it's about expectations.
Cool story, Berke was in Texas, though.
That happens, pretty much, never.
I am lookin' hard but I'm finding no negatives in that.
I'm strapping in tight and enjoying the ride. And getting my wallet ready to order lots of turnip twaddlers. Lots, and lots, of turnip twaddlers.
Binkley wakes up his dad with that riddle.
@22: "They're making HEADLINES!!"
Yay, my hero!
Now let's hold a benefit concert and call it the US Festival.
Someone needs to show up with a Susie Derkins avatar.