Bung is the name of the constantly drunk jester
in the comic strip The Wizard of Id
by Brant Parker
and Johnny Hart
. He spends most of his time at the local tavern
, giving out tidbits of his own brand of philosophy
The tavernkeeper constantly tries to convince Bung to stop drinking, but Bung always seems to have a counter-argument, claiming that he is happiest the way he is.