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The Friday Funny: Liposuction

I’m introducing a new feature to the blog: a weekly cartoon posted every Friday. If you’d like to subscribe to the cartoon feed (perhaps you’d like to feature the weekly cartoon on your website?) please contact john.crotty@getbetterhealth.com

Enjoy your weekly dose of humor from Dr. Val! By the way, what time on Friday should I publish these do you think? I’d appreciate your feedback.


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5 Responses to “The Friday Funny: Liposuction”

  1. rlbates says:

    Good one, Dr Val! I vote for am funnies. Good way to start the day.

  2. Bruce says:

    Great addition! Early on Friday is best so I can share them and avoid my progressively diminishing attention span during the course of the day.

  3. As an artist adept at drawing poorly constructed stick figures, I applaud your talent, Dr. Val. smile

    *I also am the Dr. Kevorkian of horticulture. Not even cacti survive under my watchful care.

    Tammy

  4. Strong One says:

    Too funny. Thanks for the laugh.

  5. sarah says:

    I recently came accross your blog and have been reading along. I thought I would leave my first comment. I dont know what to say except that I have enjoyed reading. Nice blog. I will keep visiting this blog very often.
    Sarah
    http://www.thetreadmillguide.com

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