Doonesbury’s Zonker to become hemp farmer, rename himself Kevin Colorado Springs

By Michael Roberts

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Doonesbury hasn’t had a print home in Denver since June 2011, when the Denver Post yanked it. But it can be accessed online, and it’s still good. Creator Garry Trudeau remains sharp and engaged; he’s not doing the equivalent of repeating Garfield-eating-lasagna jokes.

Case in point: Today’s strip, part of a new storyline, in which longtime fave Zonker — no doubt inspired by our recent cover story, “Green Acres” — announces he’s coming to Colorado to farm hemp under an appropriate new name. Check it out below.

 

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