|Archive Cast Forum RSS Podcast Poll Results FAQ Search News Facebook Fan Art More Stuff Random|
1 Isaac Newton: Hello, Archbishop.
1 Archbishop of Canterbury: Mr Newton, I've come to inquire why you haven't been attending church regularly.
2 Isaac Newton: I'm afraid it just doesn't excite me any more. The Bible stories are old and well known. I yearn to know what happens next!
3 Archbishop of Canterbury: Ah, but my sermons do address later events, and very enthralling they are too.
4 Archbishop of Canterbury: For sequels, mass time's exhilaration!
4 Isaac Newton: Hmmm...
First (1) | Previous (2376) | Next (2378) || Latest Rerun (1044) |
Latest New (3373)|
First 5 | Previous 5 | Next 5 | Latest 5
Scientific Revolution theme: First | Previous | Next | Latest || First 5 | Previous 5 | Next 5 | Latest 5
This strip's permanent URL: http://www.irregularwebcomic.net/2377.html
Annotations off: turn on
Annotations on: turn off
I realise this archbishop looks suspiciously like Pope Pius XI. Just one of those eerie coincidences, I guess.
By the way, England apparently has two Anglican archbishops: the well-known Archbishop of Canterbury, and the less well-known Archbishop of York, who is subordinate to Canterbury. But given that no Archbishops of York seem to have been murdered because they made enemies with King Henry II, nor beheaded, nor burnt alive, nor died of the black plague, nor beheaded again, perhaps York isn't such a bad place to be Archbishop after all.
The background, by the way, is a photo I took at Cambridge University, just outside Trinity College. The tree is an apple tree. It is reputed to be a direct descendent of the apple tree. Yes, the apple tree that discovered gravity.
LEGO® is a registered trademark of the LEGO® Group of companies,
which does not sponsor, authorise, or endorse this site.|
This material is presented in accordance with the LEGO® Fair Play Guidelines.