Because the ham is contaminated with a lot of damp boscage.
But no cat would want to eat that.
Mom can’t tell the difference between Calvin and a robot copy?
Holmes pretty much started the private detective genre, and Spade and Marlowe gave us the archetype, so they were clearly influential.
Most people in the USA, perhaps. The rest of the world reads other books.
Charlie Brown is recognised internationally.
Holden Caulfield? Whiny rich kid. Zero impact. Jay Gatsby? Rich git. Tiny impact. Atticus Finch? OK, but little impact outside the USA. Most of the real world has never heard of them.
On the other hand …
Did Trevor come from the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm?
Iggy seems to be awake. But I’m sure he will soon succumb to the lure of turkey and napping.