Sunday, November 8, 2009
Messing With Darwin
WHAT IF YOU WERE A PERSON WHO THOUGHT ABOUT CARTOONS LITERALLY? What if you were the kind of person who thought about what it would be like to dissect Tweety Bird, or Barney Rubble, or Charlie Brown of “Peanuts.” I mean, are we going to just take for granted the enormous size of Fred Flintstone’s head?
Artist Michael Paulus decided to dissect cartoon figures like scientists and post-mortem doctors - wondering about their origins and true physiological make up. Here’s what he came up with. I think they are hilarious—in a scientifically funny way.