Read the comics here and here.
291: In this strip I poke gentle fun at my wife, who spends way too much time squeeing over the baby animals at Cute Overload.
Earl was a last minute addition, mainly because when I was assembling the strip a stray voice bubble made it look as if the carrot had something to say. Since I'm always interested in the opinions of produce, I let him talk.
And I can always use another character, right? Particularly one Zombie Wash is going to want to eat.
292: Mary Sue has a valid concern about any large grouping of fanboys. At every convention I've ever attended there was always at least a small clump of "unwashed" by the end of the weekend...