What really bugs ME (no italics here. either) is that just about NO ONE ever refers to the 14th as SAINT Valentine’s Day. Even if he’s only a legend he deserves more respect.
A bit like the guy who invented 1-up (flop), 2-up (flop), 3-up (flop), 4-up (flop), 5-up (flop) and 6-up, which also flopped, at which point he committed suicide. He never knew how close he came to fame and fortune!
I just LOVE the look on the kid’s face - this is NOT the kind of thing Santa is supposed to say, after all.
Mike Luckovich is SUCH a good draftsman - I think the best in the business.