GDT typically doesn't read comics, but he looked at the Sunday comics on 21 January 2007 and found some math in a comic strip by Kevin Fagan named Drabble®.picture 1: Drabble is sleeping. picture 2: Drabble awakes thinking it's 6:00. picture 3: Drabble notices his clock says 3:15. picture 4: Drabble says to himself the he can go back to sleep for 3 more hours. picture 5: Drabble realizes that 3 hours isn't right. picture 6: Drabble uses pencil and paper to figure out the difference between 6:00 and 3:15 and he says "carry the two." picture 7: Drabble correctly figures out he can sleep for another two hours and forty-five minutes. picture 8: Drabble can't go back to sleep because now he's wide awake.
Creator: Gerald D. Thurman
Created: 21 January 2007