News of the World

Today’s Zippy, with two new characters:

What caught my eye was the names: Dewey Santa Monica and Prunella Scales. Prunella Scales I recognized immediately: British actress who played, among other things, Sybil Fawlty in the British tv comedy Fawlty Towers. All I can say about Dewey Santa Monica is that there’s a Dewey St. in Santa Monica CA. And, of course, people with the (first or last) name Dewey in Santa Monica.

2 Responses to “News of the World”

  1. John Lawler Says:

    I don’t believe I’ve ever seen a Dingburger with a white soup-strainer mustache, either. Clearly some facial hair is allowed by the, um, dress code.

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