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No. 3074: Blow Up a Pool

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Blow Up a Pool

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Strip by: Densetsu Bros

{Garfield splash logo with the word "Garfield" made of mathematical symbols}
Caption: And now, a word from our sponsors...
{Jon and Odie sitting in an inflatable pool.}
Caption: Sigh... If only there was some way to liven up my afternoon in the pool...
Caption: Guess what? Now there is!
{Garfield appears, holding a bomb.}
Caption: Try the cat-onball! Today's offer - free legs with every purchase!
{The bomb is in the pool. Jon looks scared.}
Caption: Just insert cat-onball into pool, then let the fun begin!
Caption: Just be sure you're ready to commit to the cat-onball! Once it goes in, there's no getting out!
SFX: KER-SPLOOM!!! {A giant watery explosion}
{The pool is totally different, and now occupied by Jon, Odie, Garfield, a dog, Liz, a mouse, Nermal, Arlene, Pooky, and the ice cream truck driver}
Garfield: Want to see all your friends at once? Blow up a pool.
Jon: Don't you drive the ice cream truck?
Ice cream truck driver: Well, I was passing by, and...
Caption: No pool is safe from the dreaded "cat-onball".

The author writes:

Original strips: 1999-07-04, 2016-06-12.

Original Square Root of Minus Garfield: 2010-02-08.