Thing 1 and Thing 2 are so cute!

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I still love “The Cat In The Hat” for its wordplay and rhymes, but until reading it recently for my toddler, I didn’t realize what a total asshole he is! Sam (of “Green Eggs And Ham”) too. Such jerks! Hard to tell what lessons they teach other than “don’t take ‘no’ for an answer.”

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Yeah, pretty much. There are also some issues around Dr. Seuss attitude towards folks of Asian/Pacific Islander origin at some early parts in his career? Later he did give us Horton and the Lorax. I’ve read tons of folks rightfully angry with him, and a lot of folks apologizing or explaining how that early awfulness helped drive his later career.

I like his art. I do not have any of the earlier stuff in my home, only the feel good.

Well then! You might like these!

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You read the post, right?

I’m pretty worn out on the Funko Pop figures. There’s the odd one that looks genuinely nice but i find the majority of them to be pretty generic.

Yep. T1 anT2 popped up via the link, but I’m shut out from the other links.

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Shared drinks and a little gossip with Thing 1 a few years ago in St. Louis, and I was sooo relieved to find out I’m not the only one who thinks Thing 2’s look is just nasty.


They look related to the Thing 1 and Thing 2 I photographed at the Iowa State Fair a few years ago:

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