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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Oct. 16, 2014!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Oct. 16, 2014!

Thursday, October 16, 2014  |  Staff

On this week's mind-challenging  Independent comics page: This Modern World looks at the thoughts of the counter-intuitivist; Jen Sorenson examines the job market in the America of the future; The K Chronicles wonders what in the world is going on in Seattle; and Red Meat has some winter fun.

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Ask a Mexican: Getting to the Bottom of a Famous Tijuana Myth (Warning: NSFW)

Ask a Mexican: Getting to the Bottom of a Famous Tijuana Myth (Warning: NSFW)

Wednesday, October 15, 2014  |  Gustavo Arellano

Editor’s Note: This week’s edition of ¡Ask a Mexican! features an incredibly well-researched answer to a question about a famous claim involving shows in Tijuana, women and a certain animal. Viewer discretion is advised, and you probably should avoid reading this at work, unless your employer is rea...

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The Potted Desert Garden: Creating Variety With Potted Trees

The Potted Desert Garden: Creating Variety With Potted Trees

Tuesday, October 14, 2014  |  Marylee Pangman

Desert-dwellers often wonder which trees they can plant in pots in the sun. Last week, I gave you a list of many varieties , and today, I want to share with you three of my favorites—which provide three distinct additions to the sunny areas of your desert landscape.

Citrus trees , such as the Mexican li...

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Community Voices: A Doubter's Approach to the Plastic-Bag Ban

Community Voices: A Doubter's Approach to the Plastic-Bag Ban

Friday, October 10, 2014  |  David Feela

The brown paper bag I carried out of the bookstore wasn’t there for the sake of discretion. Truth be told, the bookstore refuses to handle plastic anymore.

Ideally, the clerk told me, the store was on the verge of going entirely bagless, so I was lucky to be handed a brown paper sack. But it was rain...

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The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Oct. 9, 2014!

The Weekly Independent Comics Page for Oct. 9, 2014!

Thursday, October 09, 2014  |  Staff

On this week's patriotic Independent comics page: Jen Sorenson examines the GOP war against early voting; The K Chronicles remembers a racist; This Modern World ponders modern-day war support; and Red Meat gives birth.

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Know Your Neighbors: A Tale of Two Republican Candidates in Senate District 28

Know Your Neighbors: A Tale of Two Republican Candidates in Senate District 28

Wednesday, October 08, 2014  |  Anita Rufus

I take elections seriously. I read the election booklet, prefer to go into the polling booth on Election Day, and have not yet gotten so cynical that I think it doesn’t matter.

I’ve voted in every election since I was able to register to vote at 21. (The legal age, thankfully, is now 18.) I think of ...

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