Punxsutawney Phil predicted an early spring for 2013… but apparently Mother Nature hasn’t gotten the message. Historic winter storms continue to rock most of the United States, dumping record amounts of snow (much to the Weather Channel’s delight!). Fortunately, with tons of snow, come tons of snowmen — I even saw one, tiny, emaciated snow…man?… on the streets of New York!
This week Friday Five! celebrates snowmen by honoring Bill Watterson and the comic strip Calvin and Hobbes, whose titular heroes create some of the most hilarious and memorable snowmen to ever grace the white, wintry landscape… real or fictional. So, whether you’re snowed in, going crazy, or laughing at the rest of us (shut up, California), these panels are sure to entertain your brain and warm your heart.