How to Ask Someone "What's Up" with One of Their Body Parts

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Well, you might still want to wear a glove for protection, like maybe a boxing glove...

December 6, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterThom

Time to buy some hand sanitizer...

December 6, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAidski

Hahah, the "Conjunctivirus". Awesome

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNick Ver Voort

You could always sanitize the region with an aerosol disinfectant. I'm sure those warnings about eye contact and consulting a physician are just suggestions.

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterWell...

I get a feeling Scott my be living out a fantasy here...

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterPatrick

Shouldn't Scott be dipping his hand in sanitizer -after- he punches the boss? Otherwise he could end up spreading the virus to other people, requiring him to punch them in the eye... ohhhh, I get it!

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDave H

Is touching eyes with someone even possible? It must be like trying to lick your own elbow!

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered Commentermohrorless

I'd sanitize my hand afterward instead. But before causes boss more pain. Do both, win/win.

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSyztems Rety

Side note: I think it can also be bacterial.

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTim McCormack

Every time I see someone NOT capitalize "of" and "to" in the middle of a title, my day gets just a little bit brighter. Thank you, Scott!

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterFojar

I thought the fourth(t) panel was going to be about how you had blacked the wrong eye and needed to do the other side now. Good stuff man, I bought your first book for my brother last year so I think he needs the sequel this year.

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSarcasmo

Hand sanitizer? Doesn't Scott have a perfectly serviceable board (with the word knowledge on it) to whack people with? I'm sure that he could use it as an eye poker in a pinch.

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSoul of Wit

@Thom re: glove - Boxing glove too soft to get job done, I think brass knuckles would do better. Easy to clean, more effective in blackening the eye region...

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterThe KFV

Love the conversation! :) Maybe a little retouch on the faces to show their emotions would be perfect!

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterBrochure Printing

@The KFV: Yes, but brass knuckles don't provide any protection to the hands. The suggestion was to keep the pinkeye from spreading, not to inflict more damage. I suppose you could modify the boxing glove, put little spikes on it or something.

December 7, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterGiondi

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