Arlo and Janis by Jimmy Johnson

Arlo and Janis

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  1. Varnes

    Varnes said, over 3 years ago

    I hate passwords…I can never remember them…They’re a big pain in the * ____________ (Required field)…

    Just out of curiosity, who do you think texts more, women or men? Jus’ Axin’

  2. Gary Albert

    Gary Albert said, over 3 years ago



  3. George Alexander

    George Alexander said, over 3 years ago

    @ varnes
    women, the ones that don’t have a paying job, especially when they’re driving, often with kids in the back.

  4. P-B

    P-B said, over 3 years ago

    @George Alexander

    Uh-oh. You may have just unleashed the fury of “The Mommies” upon yourself..

  5. Rockngolfer

    Rockngolfer said, over 3 years ago

    I can’t keep renaming my cat every time I need a new password.

  6. Arianne

    Arianne said, over 3 years ago

    Oh, man, I just got it! Janis is answering Arlo’s question with the old single digit salute. Sheesh, I’m kinda slow this morning!

  7. axe-grinder

    axe-grinder said, over 3 years ago

    She has a middle friend…

  8. JDS

    JDS said, over 3 years ago

    Naughty Janis. Every time my wife has problem with technology the discussion ends that same way.

  9. Jean

    Jean said, over 3 years ago

    @George Alexander

    unfortunately, I find this to be all to true. Them and the teenage girls that have NO brains and are texting and driving beyond the speed limit.

  10. daniel_bel

    daniel_bel said, over 3 years ago

    @George Alexander

    ..with kids in front, unleashed, or on mommy’s knees, or standing in the back, between the front seats. All witnessed by yours truly…

  11. JDS

    JDS said, over 3 years ago

    Okay . . . well Johnson has done it to me again . . . I asked the wife if she understood today’s strip . . . she said that she wasn’t sure, so I explained it to her . . . she gave me the finger and left for Pilates.

  12. SnowCritter

    SnowCritter said, over 3 years ago


    Just make your password whatever word would fill in the blank and, boom, instant mnemonic.

  13. kaecispopX

    kaecispopX said, over 3 years ago

    Actually, texting is more of an age issue than a gender issue. The younger generation is far more comfortable to texting than I am. I prefer to have a more human conversation that includes nuances of voice and body language. Texting is too antiseptic in that it only has one small part of comunication.

    Om the gender issue, from what I have obseved, women seem to be more likely to be texting and are more proficient at it. However, I have used texting far more than my wife who is 16 years younger than I.
    As far as I know my wife has sent zero texts in the last year as opposed to my almost a dozen.

  14. BJIllistrated

    BJIllistrated GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago


    I’d say women too. My son told me that his wife texts so much she’s like a teenage girl :-) Of course lucky for him, she wasn’t present at the time, and his secret is safe with me.

  15. Gokie5

    Gokie5 said, over 3 years ago

    An anecdote does not proof make, but Saturday when I was driving home from the gym, a man prob. in his 20’s was standing in the street with his back to the traffic, about a foot away from the curb, texting. Since I didn’t want to knock him to Glory and there was traffic in the lane next to mine, I had to cree-eep by him slowly and almost stop. He finally looked up at me and I gave him the most industrial-strength fish eye I could manage through wraparound sunglasses. As I drove away, I could see him still standing in the street for awhile longer, then slowly ambling onto the grass. Women may well text more, but men do it more spectacularly.

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