As a kid I always dreaded reaching the Family Circus because it meant the end of the funny. Instead readers get some endearing, loaded quote about life, ho hum. But this spin on the classic, family friendly staple mashed with the nihilistic, Cthulhu end-times prophecy that is HBO's hit True Detective is spot on. “That is the terrible and secret fate of all life: You're trapped.”

 

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[via The AV Club]