Now I know it's easy to come up with the same comic idea as someone else -- often with a frighteningly similar take -- with no knowledge of the comparable work. I've done it myself several times and it's annoying and a bit embarrassing when it happens.
But I can't help wonder where the Onion News Network is getting some of its ideas...
Is mighty similar to this:
Extra light on traffic lights here:
And while we're on the subject, this
isn't a million miles from:
And this mythical military beast:
Might share an arms dealer with this fellow:
Not obvious plagiarism, as they're handled quite differently, particularly the last two, but it makes you think, eh? What? Eh?