The Big Disconnect

I’m sure none of you with spouses have ever had this conversation. Nope. Not a one.

Chalk it to serendipity that after plotting this strip that I came across a recent blog post by Jon Acuff that beautifully encapsulates the growing problem with being too connected to our virtual playgrounds.

Are you really there when you’re physically there? How do you disconnect? Sound off in the comments below.


Here’s an alternate punchline I came up with, which could have worked:

alternate for 11-7-11 strip

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  • Michael KinyonReply
    November 8, 2011 at 8:29 am

    Um, I don’t see an alternate punchline.

    • KrishnaReply
      November 8, 2011 at 8:31 am

      You’re right, Michael. To clarify: I removed the final dialogue from panel 4 – as if Bob is pointing the blame back at Pam.

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