2007 was the year of the LOLCAT…and, of course, the LOLCAT’s buddy the LOLRUS and the sad tale of his missing bucket.
Before the whole meme becomes hopelessly last year (oh wait: it is), I found myself free-associating some of those ideas, which led me to make the following quick-n-dirty image – – which I think should be called I AM THE PAULRUS. (Okay. No, it shouldn’t.)
But here’s the curious thing: seeing those two next to one another reminded me of another image, one that was in the Beatles’ ill-fated Magical Mystery Tour television special, one that appeared in the accompanying album’s booklet…one which seems an obvious predecessor to Mr. Creosote, especially given that the Python guys and at least one Beatle (George) knew one another by the time of The Meaning of Life –