Backpack Picnic

Rock Story

by PopMatters Staff

6 November 2007


Every Tuesday PopMatters will be offering an exclusive early look at a new episode of Backpack Picnic, an online sketch comedy show from ON Networks.

This week: An epic tale including maps, rocks, fairies, and a dolphin massacre.  If you dare, come along for this incredible and harrowing yarn that explains the origins of a popular holiday character.

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