Not Remotely Working

Comic Transcript

Panel 1:
Iffy relaxes in recliner, picks up remote and presses power button. Nothing happens. He tries again and again.
He says: Stupid remote! It already needs new batteries!

Panel 2:
Closeup of Iffy.
Mimi, off camera, calls out from the master bedroom: Iffy, there must be a gremlin in our bedroom TV. It keeps coming on and going off all by itself.
Iffy has a quizzical look on his face.

Panel 3:
Closeup of Iffy.
He thinks:  Don’t tell me I…not again!
He looks at the back of the remote in his hand and is upset when he sees the label: “Master Bedroom.”

Panel 4:
Mimi walks up behind Iffy’s recliner and hands him the living room remote.
She says: You might have better luck with this remote, honey.

© 2020 Robert Burton Robinson