Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson

Calvin and Hobbes

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  1. leftwingpatriot

    leftwingpatriot GoComics PRO Member said, about 4 years ago

    Because Dad will never figure out who did it.

  2. Linux0s

    Linux0s said, about 4 years ago

    Too casual… Dad suspects.

  3. LX013

    LX013 GoComics PRO Member said, about 4 years ago

    Very interesting machine, only a little bit deceitful!

  4. Alexikakos

    Alexikakos said, about 4 years ago

    Three minutes and eighteen seconds. But you’ll have fun watching the results of someone’s hours of fun setting this up.
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    http://www.clipjunkie.com/The-Best-Contraption—-Rube-Goldberg-vid13032.html

  5. RoadTrip3500

    RoadTrip3500 said, about 4 years ago

    Impressive use of Tinkertoys…

  6. Bargrove

    Bargrove said, about 4 years ago

    Alesikakos: Old, but wonderful. Don’t miss it folks. Thanks A.

  7. NebulousRikulau

    NebulousRikulau GoComics PRO Member said, about 4 years ago

    I tried something like that once.
    the Tinkertoys were too flimsy to hold the bucket, didn’t have enough Lincoln Logs to get enough height, and I couldn’t find the wrench for the Erector Set.

  8. Jon Smyth

    Jon Smyth said, about 4 years ago

    An appalling lack of rigidity and triangulation.

  9. JohnnyDiego

    JohnnyDiego said, about 4 years ago

    This illustrates why I never allowed Tinker Toys in the house!

  10. unnormal

    unnormal said, about 4 years ago

    @Jon Smyth

    What it’s weaknesses DO support are the observations of DEMTRUG, above.

  11. cdward

    cdward said, about 4 years ago

    I suspect you’re right because I can’t see how this machine would work. But what a land of magic it is in Calvin’s head.

  12. cdward

    cdward said, about 4 years ago

    @Alexikakos

    That is one phenomenal machine – definitely worthy of the mind of Calvin!

  13. William Timm

    William Timm said, about 4 years ago

    It just dawned on me that Calvin was thinking this, not saying it to Dad. Makes more sense now. I also think many of you, including myself, are dating yourselves because you know what Tinkertoys, Lincoln Logs, and Erector sets are. There was also a time not so long ago that Legos were just blocks, and not a bunch of the gobbledegook that they are now.

  14. Rickapolis

    Rickapolis said, about 4 years ago

    I LOVED Mousetrap. One of my favorite games.

  15. GROG!

    GROG! GoComics PRO Member said, about 4 years ago

    When he says something like that, do anything but…and be very afraid.

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