Reader: Beetle Bailey fans help Denver Post sell more dental implant ads

Our item yesterday about the

Denver Post cutting Doonesbury

from its print edition attracted some appropriately cutting comments.

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Here's one from a reader who has a theory about why the Post is still running one particularly antiquated strip.

LP writes:

Yet another indication of the Denver Post Death Spiral. Who reads Beatle Bailey? The same audience that's looking for cheap dental implants -- the Post's primary advertising source.

Unlike their apparent audience, I do not have one foot in the grave, even though I've been reading the comics for 50 years.

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