This + that hold steady = just enough variation to make it SEEM like a coincidence, but is rippage. If Mr. Ruckstuhl comes on here and proves me wrong, I will eat crow. But I don't think it's that innocent.
if you decide to use that hand, then this layout pretty much comes natural. maybe he hadn't had the time to go through all the 110.000 posters on this site, to see, if this idea had been beaten to death already.
you know what would be great? tags would be great.