Iodine is crucial to health.
So is humor.
“Little Iodine,” a popular Sunday comic strip for 40 years, was the female precursor to Dennis the Menace. She was naughty, not nice, and the proverbial brat for all seasons.
Two spinster aunts murder lonely old men with elderberry wine laced with element 33. Think Cary Grant in Arsenic and Old Lace.