Monkey see, monkey fear

Today’s Bizarro brings us a talking monkey facing the news:

(If you’re puzzled by the odd symbols in the cartoon — Dan Piraro says there are 3 in this strip — see this Page.)

Funny enough as it stands, but much funnier if you recognize the monkey as the character Curious George and his companion The Man With the Yellow Hat. So: a cross-comic reference, and because of that, a challenge to understanding.

Earlier on this blog, on 12/8/16 in “The Curious George caper”, I posted about a Bizarro with Curious George in it and supplied information about the characters. But for that one,

In case you were unsure of the identities of the simian and his yellow-hatted friend, the little one is wearing a t-shirt that says “Curious George”.

— information that’s not available for today’s cartoon.

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