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Ask a Cartoonist: Valentines Greetings!

Ahh, love is in the air...or, in my case, the scent of chocolate-covered raspberry-flavored marshmallow Peep hearts is in the air-- man, I've eaten too many of those for my own good.  

Love it or hate it, Valentine's Day is a day that tends to inspire strong emotions, so today, I asked our cartoonists to send along their Valentine greetings or a favorite Valentine's strip of years past!

 --Tom Armstrong, Marvin

"Valentine’s Day starts in the bedroom, note the Kaplan kids. Happy Valentine’s Day!" --Terri Libenson, The Pajama Diaries

 --Stephanie Piro, Six Chix

 --Patrick McDonnell, Mutts


 --Mort Walker, Beetle Bailey

 "Yo're Bodacious, Valentine!" 
--John Rose, Barney Google and Snuffy Smith















--Jim Keefe, Sally Forth & Flash Gordon

 --Rina Piccolo, Tina's Groove & Six Chix

 --Bud Grace, Piranha Club

 --Bill Griffith, Zippy The Pinhead


--Isabella Bannerman, Six Chix 

Detective Stan Defoe is devoid of romance or sentiment.  Hardwired to be wary and suspicious, this is the closest he would get to romantic poetry:-

'Little dabs of powder, little drops of paint,
That's what makes a little girl exactly what she ain't'
--Kieran Meehan, Pros & Cons



 --John Hambrock. The Brilliant Mind of Edison Lee


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