The Cathy comic strip will come to an end this fall, creator Cathy Guisewhite announced this week. Jezebel points out that the 34-year-old series was often ahead of its time, predicting the economic crisis, obesity epidemic, as well as several Sex and the City plot lines:
though it will probably be remembered for its repetitive jokes involving chocolate and swimsuits, Cathy Guisewite's strip was actually eerily prescient on the ills that bedevil us today.
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