When I read that Cap Weinberger had died (may he rest in peace), I immediately thought of a reference to him in Bloom County. A few hours later, I saw a link to it on the Corner.
Wednesday, March 29, 2006 :::
In a strip Breathed drew in March of 1983, Opus and Milo Bloom are sitting on grassy hill, and Opus begins to recite some poetry:Apparently, the Secretary sent a response — follow the link to see it.
How I love to watch the morn with golden sun that shines, up above to nicely warm these frosty toes of mine
The wind doth taste of bittersweet,Like jasper wine and sugar.I bet it's blown through others' feet,like those of...
(Struggles to think of a rhyme...)
At which point Milo, who was enjoying the verse, shouts, "Start over!"
::: posted by Steven at 12:39 AM