Timeline – 2003 Part 3

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Beetle Bailey Sunday page digital proof, August 17, 2003.

This Sunday page is a spoof of the Marvel Comics character The Incredible Hulk.  The monster’s alter ego, the emotionally reserved physicist Dr. Robert Bruce Banner, was accidently exposed to radiation during a bomb experiment.  This causes him to transform into a bulky, green-skinned creature when he becomes emotionally stressed.  His level of strength is in direct proportion to the intensity of his anger.  He usually rips off his shirt when he goes through the change.
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Timeline – 2003 Part 2

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Beetle Bailey Sunday page digital proof, January 12, 2003.

The characters shown in silhouette in the Sunday page above are: Beetle and Lt. Flap (panels #2 and #3), Zero (panel #4), Rocky (panel #5), Plato (panel #6), Sarge (panel #7) and General Halftrack (panel #8).

This technique was discussed in a previous post.
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Timeline – 2003 Part 1

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Beetle Bailey Sunday page digital proof, January 5, 2003.

The Sunday page above is a spoof of the TV show, Survivor, which has been on the air for 18 years.  Although the panels are not drawn as “cumulous balloons” the ending suggests that it was just another one of Sarge’s late night dreams.
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