(From the Book of Faces, August 28, 2012 - Thank you, Laura Packer:)
Just lost an entire hour, reading XKCD, a Science-based, online cartoon by Randall Munroe.
Have come to two conclusions: a) I would follow a comic called Bobcat Scrapple v. the Jetpack Ferret Lawyers*, and b) there is definitely a connection to the Local area. This is just one example of Munroe's twisted genius:
*Read a few of them, and you'll see what I mean, or just go here: Trochee Fixation.