Sunday, July 21, 2019

Today's Oz Comic

You know all those academics who think The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a socio-economic parable about bimetalism and the gold standard and turn-of-the-century populism and all that? (Yes, I know it's a load of hooey, but go with me on this, I'm trying to make a point.) And how these folks see the name "Oz" coming from the abbreviation of ounce? Well, I very much doubt Scott Hilburn was considering all this when he came up with today's edition of The Argyle Sweater!

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