Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. Performing Arts

Family Circus: This is how Jeffy learned to kill

See also

Something's wrong with Jeffy.

Little Jeffy from "Family Circus" has never been the most stable of characters. He is prone to extreme bouts of rage, likes to saunter about in the nude,and sometimes likes to indulge in being something of a badass.

But he's never displayed psychopathic tendencies. Until now, that is.

Take a gander at the May 20th episode of "Circus," in which a once-innocent Jeffy appears to be frying bugs to death with the aid of a handy magnifying glass. "Bugs aren't as cute when you look at 'em up close," he utters to what must be an imaginary friend, citing a reason for his new murder spree.

Jeffy isn't as cute when you look at him up close, either.

We hope Thel and Bil Keane will whisk their young charge to the nearest psychiatrist, where a trained professional can help Jeffy deal with a decades-long childhood spent hanging out with a fictitious friend named "Not Me" and several ghosts of dead grandparents. No wonder Jeffy is effed up.

To reach the Comics Examiner, email me at bristei@aol.com or follow me on Twitter @bristei

Advertisement

Today's top buzz...

  • La Toya Jackson
    La Toya Jackson hits the club in music video for 'Feels Like Love'
    Music Buzz
  • Kliff Kingsbury
    Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins the 2014 Tour de France
    Video
    Today's Buzz
  • Johnny Manziel
    Here's why there is no need for Jonny Manziel to apologize for his offseason partying
    NFL Buzz
  • Guys and Dolls
    Guys and Dolls at the PACE Center: Community theater at it's finest
    Camera
    15 Photos
  • Cheap Trick
    Cheap Trick brings an explosive set of hits to Phoenix on their U.S. tour
    Camera
    20 Photos
  • Most Wanted Man
    'A Most Wanted Man' shows Phillip Seymour Hoffman at his best
    Camera
    14 Photos