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Old 08-20-2019, 11:10 PM
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Originally Posted by MrAtoz View Post
That sort of twist is possible, I suppose. I wouldn't put anything past Marciuliano at this point (Judge Parker has gotten really weird since he took over). But I do suspect that it really is just a bit of an in-joke. It's fairly well-known that Marciuliano reads the comments on the strip, and a lot of people have been remarking for some time that "Agent Strand" looks a lot like April, to the point that it's difficult to tell them apart.
He's breaking the fourth wall and addressing the elephant in the room.
"Makes you wonder why we bother, eh, Fawlty?"
"Didn't know you did, Major."