All Eyes On Scotland

The world is watching as Scotland goes to the polls today to decide whether to remain part of the United Kingdom or become an independent country. Many people are waiting with bated breath to see how many “Ayes” are counted, and it looks like it is going to be a nail biter.

While the world waits to see Scotland’s ultimate decision, enjoy these “Hagar the Horrible” comics featuring one of Hagar’s favorite stomping grounds.


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Vikings: Life and Legend

The first major exhibition on Vikings at the British Museum in more than 30 years recently came to a close. The exhibit, “Vikings: Life and Legend,” featured many new archaeological discoveries and objects never seen before in the UK alongside important Viking Age artifacts from the British Museum’s own collection and elsewhere in Britain and Ireland.

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Vikings in the Comics

Cartoonists find humor in a host of questionable characters, including pirates, witches, superheroes, and, yes, Vikings!

Hagar the Horrible isn’t the only comic that has fun with Viking-themed humor. Below are several comic strips that have used Vikings as a source and/or subject of their punchline.


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