Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday Night Fights--Popeye The Sailor Robot Style??

Tonight's Friday Night Fights proves that there's only one way to tell the real Popeye from an insidious fake!!

Popeye has a great way to spend his vacation:

Ah, but the Sea Hag has a counter-measure ready to roll:

Whoa--a Popeye robot!!

She's going to have him infiltrate Popeye's crew and cause so much chaos and confusion that they'll never find her.

And I have to say...he's a pretty convincing robot:

Well, after many, many comedic bits, Popeye finally finds out that his mission is being thwarted by--himself?

Well, is obvious that no Vulcan-like logic is going to resolve this. Fortunately, Wimpy has the solution:


Spacebooger would like to know if Sea Hag has any other LMDs available...

Man beats machine in Popeye #56 (1960), as reprinted in Classic Popeye #56 (2017), by the inimitable Bud Sagendorf

Now is the time for you to go and vote for my fight. Why?? Because you've got the Popeye theme song stuck in your head--and only a vote for me will cure that! So go vote!

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