Here's my original concept sketch:
Of course, the second word balloon is entirely unnecessary, and the finished cartoon is much better because of the editing (not to mention Dan's fantastic art).
If you enjoy Bizarro (and who doesn't?) I recommend the Bizarro iPhone app, which delivers each cartoon to your phone, and gives you acces to a full year of dailies, which, according to iTunes, may include the following:
Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or ReferencesAll that for a buck ninety-nine. You can't go wrong!
Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes