This one would make a lot more sense if you could read the time. RJ goes in the time machine and comes out three hours later to avoid the Verne’s drone strike. That’s 4:00 in dark blue unreadable numbers above RJ’s head.
Note to colorist (not T): Dark blue? Not so good. Yellow? Much better.
Over the Hedge: Painfully and regrettably having to explain the occasional unintelligible comic since 1995.