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RIP Thelma Keane

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by 2muchcoffeeman, May 26, 2008.

  1. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    Bil Keane's wife, and the basis for the Mom character in Family Circus.

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080526/ap_en_ot/obit_thelma_keane_2
     
  2. She was Australian. Who knew you were supposed to read Mommy as having an Aussie accent?
     
  3. markvid

    markvid Guest

    Or 14 hours before the other comics?
     
  4. Huggy

    Huggy Well-Known Member

    Counting down to the appearance of that awesome Family Circus parody link....
     
  5. The mother load

    http://dfc.furr.org/archive/1.html
     
  6. PCLoadLetter

    PCLoadLetter Well-Known Member

    The initial headline on the Arizona Republic's website was "'Family Circus' Mommy Dies in Phoenix".

    Ouch.
     
  7. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    www.theotherfamily.com

    It might be the funniest web site I've ever seen...

    RIP
     
  8. pressboxer

    pressboxer Active Member

    So did the fifth kid that got left out of the comic have some issues to deal with or what?
     
  9. Trey Beamon

    Trey Beamon Active Member

    Damn, that's funny stuff.
     
  10. schiezainc

    schiezainc Well-Known Member

    I'll never forget this lady.

    OOOH, too soon?
     
  11. Smasher_Sloan

    Smasher_Sloan Active Member


    Are you kidding? Some of that shit is thematically borderline kiddie porn. Fucked up.
     
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