April 17, 2011


Spurred on by a parody in Family Guy, I remembered a book from when I was little of insane German fables: Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffman.

This stuff would of given me nightmares for sure!

Pictured; A rabbit steals the hunters gun, and attempts to murder him in front of his wife (whilst smoking a cigarette). The hunter is so freaked out by this turn of events, doesn’t see the well hole, and falls to his death.

Moral: Don’t go hunting for rabbits in 19th century Germany

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