Bad Timing for Comic Strip

Via Geekosystem:  Garfield Creator Apologizes for “National Stupid Day” Comic Published on Veterans Day.

An innocent mistake, I’m sure.  However, it is a rather unfortunate one, given the date:

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  1. John Peabody says:

    Anyone upset by this needs bigger fish to fry (speaking as a vet).

  2. Franklin says:

    Hide your straws, everybody.

  3. Neil Hudelson says:

    Garfield is still around? And people still read it?