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Tuesday’s Top Ten Comics: Superstitions and Lucky Charms

Feeling lucky? We hope so because this coming Friday is Friday the 13th and a few days after that is St. Patrick's Day. In the spirit of those days of distinction, this week’s Top Ten Comics is a collection of comics on superstitions, lucky charms and funny observations about what causes good and bad luck to happen.

1. Dagwood Bumstead of “Blondie” figures it’s best to not to push his luck on Friday the 13th.

Blondie, April 13, 2012 http://funni.es/1wRuzvu
Blondie, April 13, 2012 http://funni.es/1wRuzvu

 2. “Mother Goose and Grimm” shows why werewolves make for strange bedfellows with their bedtime routines.

Mother Goose and Grimm, July 17, 2014 http://funni.es/1HhNjFa
Mother Goose and Grimm, July 17, 2014 http://funni.es/1HhNjFa

3. Ed in “Arctic Circle” finds out the hard way why stepping on cracks is considered unlucky.

Arctic Circle, March 22, 2014 http://funni.es/1CQLOz4
Arctic Circle, March 22, 2014 http://funni.es/1CQLOz4

4. Tina, the titular character in “Tina’s Groove,” and her mother discuss the streak of bad luck caused by breaking a mirror.

 Tina's Groove, July 18, 2009 http://funni.es/1E3y6nI

 5. One man’s unlucky day is a typical day for Dagwood Bumstead in “Blondie.”

Blondie, November 13, 2009 http://funni.es/1HhMYSN
Blondie, November 13, 2009 http://funni.es/1HhMYSN

6. Jill in “The Pajama Diaries” believes by worrying about unimaginable scenarios, she wards off real situations.

Pajama Diaries, May 30, 2013 http://funni.es/1CQNqIT
Pajama Diaries, May 30, 2013 http://funni.es/1D1EFvN

7. A female character in this “Six Chix” cartoon weighs the pros and cons of a picking up a lucky penny.

Six Chix, November 8, 2014 http://funni.es/1wRxWTd
Six Chix, November 8, 2014 http://funni.es/1wRxWTd

 8. “Rhymes With Orange” breaks down the luck ratio of a lucky rabbit’s foot.

Rhymes with Orange, April 17, 2009 http://funni.es/1DYR8vn

Rhymes with Orange, April 17, 2009 http://funni.es/1D1DrR6

9. Oscar in “Arctic Circle” ponders the harm in a little superstition to prevent bad luck.

Arctic Circle, July 11, 2012 http://funni.es/1CQS4GY
Arctic Circle, July 11, 2012 http://funni.es/1D1BS5P

 10. Finally, Magic’s dark underbelly: when you push your luck, it might push back!

Rhymes with Orange, October 7, 2011 http://funni.es/1DYSHtc
Rhymes with Orange, October 7, 2011 http://funni.es/1E3Mk82
 

 

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