Happy Holiday Feasting!

Negative brownie points to anyone who feels it necessary to point out that penguins and polar bears do not cross paths in the wild!  (Oops, I guess that would include me...)

(cartoon courtesy of Alex Hallatt, Creator of Arctic Circle cartoons)

 

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Yep - they are immigrant penguins and shouldn't really be there.... like us in a lot of places!

Happy Holidays!

By Alex Hallatt (not verified) on 26 Dec 2012 #permalink

It's OK, the cartoonist pointed out early in the series that the three penguins accidentally got themselves into the wrong hemisphere and set up home there.