Junkies

Junkies - Mimi & Iffy comic by Robert Burton Robinson

Comic Transcript

Panel 1:
Iffy is watching TV. Mimi comes into the room.
She says: Are you gonna sit there watching the news all day?
Don’t you have anything better to do?

Panel 2:
Subpanel 1:
Closeup of Iffy.
Iffy looks over at Mimi and says: Okay, commercial.
This story is about video game junkies.
It’s like being addicted to drugs.
Subpanel 2:
Closeup of Iffy.
He continues: It’s all they want to do. It’s all they think about.
Subpanel 3:
Closeup of Iffy.
He smiles and his eyes widen as he says: It’s all they dream about!

Panel 3:
Iffy is still sitting in front of the TV. Mimi is looking at him.
In a daze, he smiles and says: They’re so obsessed with gaming that they don’t even hear you talking to them.
Mimi says: So, they’re a lot like news junkies.

Panel 4:
Closeup of Iffy, holding up his finger.
He says: Okay, we’re back from commercial, and I don’t want to miss anything.
Mimi, off camera, says: Right. Otherwise, how will you dream about it?

© 2020 Robert Burton Robinson