Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Coincidence, Irony, or Fate?

What is it that makes themes converge in the comics I read each morning?
Coincidence, Irony, or Fate?

I have a list of 23 comics I read with breakfast each morning, and sometimes the oddest (or most obscure) topics get repeated on the same day in different comics. What are the chances? For ex., today's duplicated topic is synonyms. Take a look:


 





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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Why is this painting called American Gothic?

Why is this painting called American Gothic?
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Gothic


I should have started this looonnggg ago. So many questions pop into my head that even the instant gratification of Googling doesn't fade the amazement I cause myself. I'm not being smug; I'm being bemused, befuddled, and bewildered. So many questions; so little time. 

If you can help with the answers, please do!