0030: "Donner"

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0030: "Donner"

Postby Sour Apple » Wed Apr 09, 2008 8:35 am UTC


One of the classics, I feel. Apparently posted before the fora were created, as no such thread exists. What do you all think?
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Re: "Donner" Discussion

Postby Dobblesworth » Wed Apr 09, 2008 8:40 am UTC

Wait a minute...

There's only 3 of them!

This may be due to my limited experience of pub-crawls and binge-drinking, but I have yet to have a donner kebab. Apparently the taste is disgusting, but when you're p***ed off your head you only care about food and not the taste.

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Re: "Donner" Discussion

Postby scarletmanuka » Wed Apr 09, 2008 9:18 am UTC

Sour Apple wrote:What do you all think?

Hadn't heard of the Donner Party when I originally saw this one, but found out about it later. The strip is funny in a macabre kind of way, but I don't know if I'd call it a classic.

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Re: "Donner" Discussion

Postby Felstaff » Wed Apr 09, 2008 9:20 am UTC

Donner, rather than Doner, I presume.

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Re: "Donner" Discussion

Postby HighwoodFool » Mon Apr 19, 2010 2:26 am UTC

This is how you know the wait is too long...

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Re: "Donner" Discussion

Postby rnbguru » Mon Apr 19, 2010 2:49 pm UTC

It definitely is a classic. I hadn't seen it so glad you posted it.

It also seems fitting that you seemed to post it sunday after being tired of waiting for Monday's comic :)

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Re: "Donner" Discussion

Postby xepher » Fri Apr 23, 2010 5:55 pm UTC

LOL. I didn't get it at first, but now I remember.

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Re: "Donner" Discussion

Postby ubergeek » Fri Apr 23, 2010 8:33 pm UTC

Wasn't there recently a discovery in the news that the Donner party actually didn't resort to cannibalism?

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Re: "Donner" Discussion

Postby CombustibleLemons » Sun Apr 25, 2010 12:35 am UTC

I never saw this one before now so thanks.
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Re: 0030: "Donner"

Postby mstamil » Wed Apr 03, 2013 6:51 pm UTC

Inspired by this comic, wrote a metered verse in Tamil:

காத்திருந்த நேரம்
(பன்னிரண்டடியான் வந்த பஃறொடை வெண்பா)

நரமா மிசம்தின்னும் நால்வர்ஊர் சுற்றப்
பரதேசம் வந்தனர் பாத நடையாக.
வந்த உடனே வயிற்றுப் பசிகிள்ள
எந்தக் கடைதரும் இட்லிச் சுவையதிகம்
என்று வினவியறிந்(து) ஏராள மானவர்கள்
நின்ற கடைநோக்கி நேராகச் சென்றனர்.
கல்யாண வீடாய்க் கடையில் அமளியன்று.
கல்லாவில் வீற்ற கறார்ப்பார்ட்டி பேரெழுதிக்
கூவி வரிசையாய்க் கூப்பிட, காத்திருந்தே
ஆவியா யிற்றெம் அசுரப் பசியென்று
நாவடக்கி மெல்ல நகர்ந்தனர் நம்கதையின்
மூவரும் பார்த்தபடி மூஞ்சு.


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Re: 0030: "Donner"

Postby Shepherdess » Sat Apr 06, 2013 4:27 am UTC

^ That's beautiful, man.
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