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Who's plagiarizing who?
Please examine both of these and tell me if you notice a similarity. I wonder if these two comic strip authors are playing an April Fools joke on the REST of us?

"Get Fuzzy" comic: by Darby Conley
http://www.comics.com/comics/getfuzzy/index.html

"Fox Trot" comic: by Bill Amend
http://www.ucomics.com/foxtrot/

[Edit, this next one courtesy of dcseain]
"Pearls Befor Swine"
http://www.comics.com/comics/pearls/

As content will change after today, the direct links to each comic GIF behind cut

Get Fuzzy:
http://www.comics.com/comics/getfuzzy/archive/images/getfuzzy2005036620401.gif

Fox Trot:
http://us.news1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/uc/20050401/lft050401.gif

[Edit, this next one courtesy of dcseain]
Pearls Before Swine:
http://www.comics.com/comics/pearls/archive/images/pearls2005036620401.gif
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Comments
vvalkyri From: vvalkyri Date: April 1st, 2005 05:19 pm (UTC) (Link)
ah that it's more halloweenish?
vvalkyri From: vvalkyri Date: April 1st, 2005 05:20 pm (UTC) (Link)
erm i'd suggest linking directly -- i didn't see the ouija board reference in foxtrot until scherzoid posted it.
fixx From: fixx Date: April 1st, 2005 05:52 pm (UTC) (Link)
By "directly" you mean... I give up, what do you mean?
rackletang From: rackletang Date: April 1st, 2005 05:24 pm (UTC) (Link)
Interesting...
keith_m043 From: keith_m043 Date: April 1st, 2005 05:25 pm (UTC) (Link)
pearls before swine is in on the ouji board joke too
elissa_carey From: elissa_carey Date: April 1st, 2005 05:26 pm (UTC) (Link)
It's all a conspiratorial joke; another friend of mine on LJ noted it.
browneyedgirl65 From: browneyedgirl65 Date: April 1st, 2005 05:26 pm (UTC) (Link)
That's got to be a collaboration. Pretty funny...
dcseain From: dcseain Date: April 1st, 2005 05:27 pm (UTC) (Link)
Actually, Pearls Befor Swine also:

http://www.comics.com/comics/pearls/

And it's Who's plagarizing whom? :P
dcseain From: dcseain Date: April 1st, 2005 05:27 pm (UTC) (Link)
I can spell 'Before', really i can.
fixx From: fixx Date: April 1st, 2005 05:50 pm (UTC) (Link)

Truce

I'll tolerate your spelling if you tolerate my grammar
dcseain From: dcseain Date: April 1st, 2005 06:20 pm (UTC) (Link)

Re: Truce

Agreed. I kicked myself for correcting you when i saw that i was careless w/my comment's spelling.
fixx From: fixx Date: April 1st, 2005 06:25 pm (UTC) (Link)

Re: Truce

... and I was paraphrasing the song, (was it Aretha Franklin?),

"Who's Zoomin Who?"
Which I always mis heard as "Who's Whomin' Who?"
dcseain From: dcseain Date: April 1st, 2005 06:28 pm (UTC) (Link)

Re: Truce

... and I was paraphrasing the song, (was it Aretha Franklin?),

"Who's Zoomin Who?"
Which I always mis heard as "Who's Whomin' Who?"


Heh. "Who's Whomin' Who?" smacks of classism. I like. I'm not familiar with the song.
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