True, the comic does get funnier when you just have Garfield staring at everything all the time. But what happens to the comic when you remove Garfield entirely? The comic strip suddenly becomes very twisted and weird, bordering on the line of schizophrenia, bipolor disorder, and the empty desperation of modern life. [via]
The Garfield Minus Garfield blog posts some Garfield comics without Garfield in them. They are worth looking at.
Jon Arbuckle’s antics become so magnified that the comic becomes unpleasant to read.
Previously on Doobybrain.com: The Garfield comic strip database