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CARTOON: Woman kills man? Hilarious! Man kills woman? Not so much.
8:56 am on May 24, 2015

Lots of funny captions provided by readers for this U-T cartoon. But my wife made an interesting observation: Reverse the roles -- make it two MEN with the big gun -- and an empty pair of smoking WOMEN's shoes. I suspect that would NOT be deemed funny,…

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