Re: RARA-AVIS: _shame the devil_ setup

From: M Blumenthal (
Date: 17 Mar 2002

Rene Ribic:
> > > ilfe cold weather Joe Btfsplk?
> Pardon my ignorance but who the hell is that?

Al Capp's comic strip, Li'l Abner which ran from the thirties to the seventies, had a very unlucky character named Joe Btfsplk who always had a dark raincloud above his head. To get more on topic the strip sometimes had a strip within a strip telling of the adventures of Fearless Fosdick which was obviously a takeoff on Dick Tracy. If you don't know who Dick Tracy is try renting the Warren Beatty, Madonna movie or look up the much earlier movie series. Mark

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