man, you don’t know me

do you ever feel like a critic but when the situation is happening to you, it’s ok?  i wonder why that is.  the human mind has such a capacity to generate excuses and justify circumstances, in order to keep the ego happy.  if we do it too much and too often, it becomes arrogant and not in touch with reality.  if we do it too little and not frequently, then we come off as sad and pathetic.  so, what’s my point?  the point is, before we go off judging someone and their actions, realize we don’t have the full story and imagine how we’d react in that situation.  it may still not justify their action, but at least we’ll understand more.

i like how the shots are staggered from frame to frame.  the intention here was to simulate that Owen has had one too many drinks and thus, it’s hard to focus in on the entire situation.  and if you’re noticing, facial expressions are starting to become a bigger deal in this comic strip.  who knew facial expressions could be so much fun?  ;P

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on the hunt

what’s the angle on your game?  are you mysterious?  are you funny?  are you the nice guy?  or perhaps like Owen, you may be a bit aggressive.  in any of the cases, i think you just have to play to your strong suit and make the most of it.  and given some time and patience, no doubt you’ll find the perfect person.  i think the tactic to avoid here is to act like someone you’re not.  such trying to be funny when you’re just a serious kind of person.  and the same goes for the ladies.  if you’re goofy, stay goofy.  if you’re sexy, well, definitely stay sexy!

had a lot of fun with this week’s strip by drawing something i don’t typically draw.  and the juxtaposition of a killing machine trying to throw game in a bar has got to be funny! also, getting the expression on the ladies’ faces was a hoot!

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