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By December 19, 2012

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Note/Hint: A different picture was used last year.

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What's the significance of this character at this time of year?

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And a more festive related picture for Susan below:

Image ID: 1623943 The Roman Saturnalia. (1884)
© NYPL Digital Gallery

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December 19, 2012 at 9:22 am
(1) Susan says:

What a gruesome picture for the holiday season. Yes, I know. It’s Goya, and the story itself is cool. The upside-down feast is also the source of the word satire, I believe.

December 19, 2012 at 5:12 pm
(2) Newlyweds Guide says:

That looks more like a Halloween image than a Christmas one.

December 19, 2012 at 9:00 pm
(3) Bill says:

Really though, Cronus swallowed his children whole. The blood seems a little like bloodying up the canvas to excite the audience

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