Comics – 038: Building Bridges

  • ‘Building Bridges’ was completed 21/01/06.
  • The continuation of the Party cycle, this comic is the first instance where Shadow and Angelus meet.
  • It’s more ‘clever’ than funny. And is a bit of commentary on awkwardness.
  • Unseen by us, it appears that the others are doing the ‘Time Warp’ from Richard O’Brian’s The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
  • You must be able to remember the words/actions. even if you’ve never seen it: It’s just a jump to the left. And then a step to the ri-i-i-i-i-ight. With your hands on your hips, you bend your knees in tight. Well, it’s the pelvic thrust… That really drives you insa-ay-ay-ay-ay-ane. LET’S DO THE TIME WARP, AGAIN…!
  • Old rural legend has it that cows lay down when its going to rain.
  • Superstitious people know you get 7 years bad luck if you break a mirror.
  • The description of SW is the same as the fictional and iconic ‘Iocaine Powder’ used during the battle of wits featured in the William Goldman book/film ‘The Princess Bride’.
  • SW is now on its own, hence it is ‘no longer presented by’ and the KK.Com logo is missing.
  • An old animated 80’s advert for soft drink Kia-Ora decreed it was ‘Too Orangey For Crows!’ The drink may have gone, but the old tagline remains well known.