Talk:Billy and the Boingers

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Deletion? No way[edit]

This fictional band was just genius. Independent of the comic strip, it was culturally significant. On ebay, there are over 50 current listings for the book - the flexi-disc commands an extra 10$ generally. A google search of blogs pulls up over 5000 hits on "Billy and the Boingers". It's a cultural touch-stone. I don't know how that fits in to Wikipedia's mission, but I think it should. "Fundamentally Oral Bill" - how funny is that!173.8.220.209 (talk) 17:15, 11 May 2010 (UTC)

Billy Vera reference[edit]

I suggested a "Billy Vera and the Beaters" reference in this edit. Anyone know if there's anything Berkeley Breathed said about it? Mapsax 23:14, 24 January 2007 (UTC)

Quote adjustment?[edit]

Considering that the image illustrating the article actually contains the text "let's roll over Lionel Richie with a tank", perhaps the song name in the article should be adjusted accordingly and have its [sic] cured? —Preceding unsigned comment added by 90.230.148.3 (talk) 14:33, 12 November 2007 (UTC)

Fair use rationale for Image:Steve Dallas.jpg[edit]

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BetacommandBot (talk) 06:36, 24 January 2008 (UTC)

Proposal: merge to Bloom County[edit]

Doesn't exist outside the comic so should be part of that article. RJFJR (talk) 20:36, 24 November 2011 (UTC)

 Done Argento Surfer (talk) 21:06, 14 November 2012 (UTC)