The smashing in the final panel is an homage to The Clash's "London Calling", which I also tried to pay tribute to in an unreleased illustration. In it, Hanna was smashing a Guitar Hero guitar. I haven't had any luck finding it, but I will post it in the comments if I ever do.
7 thoughts on “#279 – coupon wizard”
This is one of my all time favorite pages
I had to sing this out loud to my husband. Genius!
Greatest. Web comic. Ever.
She's a shopping wizard
There's got to be a twist
A shopping wizard's got
Such a perfect list…
(I wanted to come up with a more descriptive, contextual adjective than "perfect," but I've been trying for 5 minutes, and I've got my own damn songs to write.)
The alliteration in the original is important too, though…Quite a careful list, perhaps?
Ah Jacob. You always were the hardest Octopus Pie character to figure out.
This page is a fine Christmas present.