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9 Chickweed Lane is an American comic strip written and drawn by Brooke McEldowney following the fortunes of the women of three generations of the Burber family – Edna, Juliette, and Edda – as they try to make their way in the world. [1]

35 relations: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Anomaly (physics), Austria, Biology, Brooke McEldowney, Catholic school, Comic strip, Double agent, French Resistance, GoComics, God, Heroic fantasy, Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Juilliard School, LGBT themes in comics, Metropolitan Opera, National Cartoonists Society, New Hampshire, Pibgorn (webcomic), Portrayal of women in American comics, Print syndication, Prisoner of war, Quantum field theory, Romeo and Juliet, Siamese cat, The New York Times, United Media, United Service Organizations, Veterinary physician, Vienna, Webcomic, Wehrmacht, William Shakespeare, World War II, 18th-century French art.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream is a comedy play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between 1590 and 1597.

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Anomaly (physics)

In quantum physics an anomaly or quantum anomaly is the failure of a symmetry of a theory's classical action to be a symmetry of any regularization of the full quantum theory.

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Austria (Österreich), officially the Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich), is a federal republic and a landlocked country of over 8.5 million people in Central Europe.

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Biology is a natural science concerned with the study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, evolution, distribution, and taxonomy.

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Brooke McEldowney

Brooke McEldowney is the creator of the newspaper comic strip 9 Chickweed Lane and the webcomic Pibgorn.

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Catholic school

Catholic schools are maintained parochial schools or education ministries of the Catholic Church.

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Comic strip

A comic strip is a sequence of drawings arranged in interrelated panels to display brief humor or form a narrative, often serialized, with text in balloons and captions.

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Double agent

In the field of counterintelligence, a double agent (also double secret agent) is an employee of a secret intelligence service, whose primary purpose is to spy on a different target organization, but who, in fact, is a member of the target organization.

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French Resistance

The French Resistance (La Résistance française) is the name used to denote the collection of French resistance movements that fought against the Nazi German occupation of France and against the collaborationist Vichy régime during World War II.

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GoComics is a website launched in 2005 by the digital entertainment provider Uclick.

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In monotheism and henotheism, God is conceived as the Supreme Being and principal object of faith.

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Heroic fantasy

Heroic fantasy is a subgenre of fantasy which chronicles the tales of heroes in imaginary lands.

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Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Jean-Honoré Fragonard (5 April 1732 (birth/baptism certificate) in Grasse – 22 August 1806 in Paris) was a French painter and printmaker whose late Rococo manner was distinguished by remarkable facility, exuberance, and hedonism.

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Juilliard School

The Juilliard School, located in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City, is a performing arts conservatory established in 1905.

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LGBT themes in comics

LGBT themes in comics are a relatively new concept, as lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) themes and characters were historically omitted intentionally from the content of comic books and their comic strip predecessors, due to either censorship or the perception that comics were for children.

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Metropolitan Opera

The Metropolitan Opera, commonly referred to as the "Met", is a company based in New York City, resident at the Metropolitan Opera House at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

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National Cartoonists Society

The National Cartoonists Society (NCS) is an organization of professional cartoonists in the United States.

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New Hampshire

New Hampshire is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.

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Pibgorn (webcomic)

Pibgorn is a webcomic by Brooke McEldowney that began in early 2002, ended its run on Comics.com on April 18, 2007, and resumed with GoComics.com on May 14, 2007.

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Portrayal of women in American comics

Women have been portrayed in American comic books since the medium's beginning, with their portrayals always the subject of controversy.

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Print syndication

Print syndication distributes news articles, columns, comic strips and other features to newspapers, magazines and websites.

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Prisoner of war

A prisoner of war (POW, PoW, PW, P/W, WP, PsW, enemy prisoner of war (EPW) or "missing-captured") is a person, whether combatant or non-combatant, who is held in custody by a belligerent power during or immediately after an armed conflict.

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Quantum field theory

In theoretical physics, quantum field theory (QFT) is a theoretical framework for constructing quantum mechanical models of subatomic particles in particle physics and quasiparticles in condensed matter physics.

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Romeo and Juliet

The play Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare early in his career about two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families.

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Siamese cat

The Siamese cat (วิเชียรมาศ,,, meaning "moon diamond") is one of the first distinctly recognized breeds of Oriental cat.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.

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United Media

United Media was a large editorial column and comic strip newspaper syndication service based in the United States, owned by The E.W. Scripps Company.

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United Service Organizations

The United Service Organizations Inc. (USO Show) is a nonprofit organization that provides programs, services and live entertainment to United States troops and their families.

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Veterinary physician

A veterinary physician, colloquially called a vet, shortened from veterinarian (American English, Australian English) or veterinary surgeon (British English), is a professional who practices veterinary medicine by treating disease, disorder, and injury in non-human animals.

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Vienna (Wien) is the capital and largest city of Austria, and one of the nine states of Austria.

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Webcomics (also known as online comics or Internet comics) are comics published on a website.

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The Wehrmacht (lit. "defence force"From wehren, "to defend" and Macht, "power, force". See the Wiktionary article for more information.) was the unified armed forces of Nazi Germany from 1935 to 1946.

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William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised) – 23 April 1616) was an English:poet,:playwright, actor and an Italophile, who is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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18th-century French art

18th-century French art was dominated by the Rococo and neoclassical movements.

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