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I think Faye's dog analogy is a pretty accurate description of her own situation...
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I think it's more likely to be issues raised by her conversation with Evie.
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I seem to have forgotten (understandably, given the point that Jeph himself mentions in the commentary)...when did Dale start working at Coffee of Doom?
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Forever ago and only occasionally referenced since then in typical Jeph style.

...back when I liked the drawing style better for some reason I can't put my finger on.
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Hey, who remembers that May started out as a virtual assistant interface?
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Man...4 years ago. Time progresses so slowly....
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Hey, who remembers that May started out as a virtual assistant interface?
The May as the AR assistant arc was the best thing he's ever written, IMHO.

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I had forgotten that Emily is now working at Coffee of Doom, and totally did not recognize her last Friday when she and Dale did the face-off. I would have enjoyed it much more if I had (Emily and Dale are probably my favorite secondary/tertiary characters).

Jeph has GOT to stop changing Emily’s hair. Aside from that, I only recognize her because she’s really tall. When she’s next to extremely tall Dale, I lose that signifier too.
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Dale looks weird without his mustache.
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Old 02-13-2018, 08:44 PM
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Jeph has GOT to stop changing Emily’s hair. Aside from that, I only recognize her because she’s really tall. When she’s next to extremely tall Dale, I lose that signifier too.
I recognize her by her eyes and hair color. She's about as Asian-looking as Jeph is willing to draw without risking a racist depiction.

It also helps I remembered her hairstyle from last time, nearly 100 strips ago. Oh, and I use the Questionable Extension, because every other webcomic I read tags their characters in some way.

Still, the last time I had trouble recognizing Emily was back when he was changing everyone's hairstyle. She and Dora looked alike for a while, when the art quality slipped.

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Old 02-13-2018, 10:28 PM
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Oh, that was Emily! I thought it was Raven. I completely forgot about Emily.
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Hannalore sighting today. Looking buff.
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Hannalore sighting today. Looking buff.
Surprise! She's at the San Diego zoo working as a volunteer!
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I’ve been to the San Diego Zoo. They have bathrooms with flush toilets. I think Hanners is in a somewhat more rustic locale.

Regardless, I’m delighted to see her, and looking somewhat content.
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Iíve been to the San Diego Zoo. They have bathrooms with flush toilets. I think Hanners is in a somewhat more rustic locale.

Regardless, Iím delighted to see her, and looking somewhat content.
I never even thought she was handling human poo in that statement.
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Did you somehow get the idea that the San Diego Zoo & WILD Animal Park domesticates their critters at all, let alone so thoroughly that they use a latrine?

ETA: Sorry; my tone in that post strikes me as a little more acerbic than I had intended.

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ETA: Sorry; my tone in that post strikes me as a little more acerbic than I had intended.
Heh, I WAS just joking! Little winky guy and everything!
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Who is the person comforting Bubbles in today's strip?
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Tai, I believe.
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Yeah, Dora called someone last strip with a "Code 3". She addressed the callee as "babe", so it's a safe bet she was talking to Tai.
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Thanks. I didn't recognize her with long sleeves.
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Plus, Jeph's every evolving art style.
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Yeah, at first I thought it was Faye, because of the butch haircut. But then in the second panel I thought "why is Faye referring to herself in the third person?" So yes, Tia.
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I'm a little annoyed with this new development in the Faye/Bubbles storyline. Not every relationship has to become romantic, IMHO.
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Old 05-15-2018, 08:26 AM
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I'm a little annoyed with this new development in the Faye/Bubbles storyline. Not every relationship has to become romantic, IMHO.
I agree in that I liked Faye/Bubbles as it was, solid BFFs, but I'm sure Jeph is just dying to explore human-robot relationships and that's the most obvious pairing.
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Old 05-15-2018, 09:08 AM
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Well, it's not like he hasn't been laying the groundwork for a Faye/Bubbles romance for a very long time. Though if he has to explore human/robot sex, I still wish he had gone with May
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Pintsize is gonna be pissed that Jeph didn’t choose him...
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Old 05-15-2018, 10:48 AM
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Though if he has to explore human/robot sex
Oh, this will be relationships which disqualifies May's dreams of dong cranking or Pintsize's wishes to have penis wings.
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Currently, I lay odds on Roko/Elliot being the next human/robot pairing--after Clinton breaks his heart because he isn't interested.
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I am SO tired of Brun. Go away!
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Currently, I lay odds on Roko/Elliot being the next human/robot pairing--after Clinton breaks his heart because he isn't interested.
Elliot? Nah - he's setting up a triad with him, Clinton and Brun. The next new character he'll introduce is a transgender robot. Why are there things such as transgendered robots, when they could just as easily swap out for a new differently gendered body? Because Jeph is "edgy".

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Faye is a sexually active adult who’s probably had several partners over the years, and is only now entering into her first same sex relationship.

As such, she certainly has acquired an (ahem) aesthetic appreciation for chicks in short-shorts in record time. Or has she been ogling jouncy girlflesh on the sly for a while now?
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A couple months ago, my comics reader was glitchy and stopped updating QC. Then it started again but I didn't really bother with it. I'm thinking I'll just start from the present and not bother to read a hundred backlogged strips.

Last I read was Faye and Bubble kissing and Hanners was hanging out with a yak. Did I miss anything of special importance since then?
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As such, she certainly has acquired an (ahem) aesthetic appreciation for chicks in short-shorts in record time.
I think it's more that she's acquired an aesthetic appreciation for Bubbles in short-shorts.
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Last I read was Faye and Bubble kissing and Hanners was hanging out with a yak. Did I miss anything of special importance since then?
Nah, just a couple of weeks wasted following our least favorite character.
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Nah, just a couple of weeks wasted following our least favorite character.
Missing a couple weeks of Brun is a feature, not a bug.
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Well, before Brun, Clinton, and Elliott spent three weeks eating bread, Bubbles and Faye spent three weeks boinking. If you like robot sex...
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So the group think is that Brun is boring. But I like the Brun comics. Just like TV, things I like are overall unpopular. Time for Brun to be cancelled and a write in campaign for another strip to pick her up.
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So the group think is that Brun is boring. But I like the Brun comics. Just like TV, things I like are overall unpopular. Time for Brun to be cancelled and a write in campaign for another strip to pick her up.
She'll be rescued by Netflix. Probably get her own four season animated show.
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I like Brun too.
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I like Brun.

Don't much care for a Bubbles-Faye relationship, though. Not that I'm not down with robots or bisexuality - it's just that I don't particularly care to see how this match of two badly broken people is going to play out - seems like it's going to end up as cringe theatre to me.

Also, I'm a Hanners groupie, sending her away pissed me off, so I'm punishing Jeph by not getting on board his latest manipulative 'ship voyage.
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Does anyone know why Basilisk suddenly developed a Baaaahstaaaann accent?
This is from today’s comic.
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She gets a Boston accent when she's angry. I don't think it's explained.

https://www.questionablecontent.net/view.php?comic=3695
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I think May's the one who should become a social worker. Roko can go sell yarn.
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She gets a Boston accent when she's angry. I don't think it's explained.

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I just assumed she's from Boston but has worked on a less characteristic accent. Similar to how Faye is depicted as going Southern when she's excited or drunk.

Granted, AI don't seem to be all that old (Momo is at most 3 year sold, and has been working as an adult since she was 2), but they seem to otherwise be like humans.
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OH, MY GOD.

Tai is proposing to Dora!

That's the first "holy shit!" moment I've seen in QC for a little while.
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and it started as a claire gets all anxious about the exams and her career plans yet again"while taking her final exams t then turned to "whats marten gonna do if Claire leaves town for a job..... and segues into this

But im not surprised about dora talking about selling the coffee shop as shed recently has said here and there shes (and jeph himself I personally think) over it and was thinking about letting someone else run it …….


But yeah since the bubbles and faye decided to hook up theres been no real significant universe changing story unless you count basilisk getting crushed and getting a more feminine body (which is some sort of parable about body modification) oh and Emily her mom and tai getting stoned ….


I don't mind brun because I have relatives who are autistic and I get the jokes … and her roomates funny …...

and last time we seen Hannelore was on her dads space station and finding out the ai that took care of her and the personal assistant chick she got a job there were together ….
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I'm about ready to give up on the strip. I don't care about Roko, detest Brun, find Melon annoying, and this is the first time in months we've seen a main character. Bring back Martin, Faye, Dora, and Hannelore!
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It does have a "legacy strip" feel to it at this point. I don't really care about any of the recent stories or newer characters, it's just on my comics feed so I wind up reading it.
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