Are we at Pirate’s Cove yet?

Today’s Zippy, a meta-strip on “Are we having fun yet?”:

(#1)

The use of the catchphrase has apparently shifted over the years, as Griffy explains to Zippy. (Note that Griffy attributes the phrase to Zippy, rather than himself, so that he’s just a character in the strip and not the cartoonist.)

Here’s the entrance to the amusement park:

(#2)

Captain Hook, a swashbuckler with sword (and a basket).

Some discussion of the history of “Are we having fun yet?” in my 8/31/10 posting “Dingburgers having fun”, along with  other examples of the Are We X Yet? snowclone (based on “Are we there yet?”).

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