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Strip by: Craig Wittler
Garfield: I wonder if I may be serious for a moment.
Jim Davis: Garfield, this is your boss, Mr. Davis. You know that seriousness is a violation of your contract with us.
Garfield: Apparently not.
The author writes:
When I saw this comic, I thought the ancient punchline needed a better setup, so I found a picture of Jim Davis from the Garfield website (where he was selling the latest book)...
Original strip: 2009-05-13.