Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson

Calvin and Hobbes

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  1. leftwingpatriot

    leftwingpatriot said, 10 months ago

    Mastered the skill of hiding.

  2. LX013

    LX013 said, 10 months ago

    Calvin wants to be carried on the back, my father and my brother did this with me, when I was a little child, it was funny and I loved it!

  3. Arye Uygur

    Arye Uygur said, 10 months ago

    Early man had a very short life span: Just long enough to parent the next generation but hardly long enough to pass their experiences onto the next generation.

  4. leftwingpatriot

    leftwingpatriot said, 10 months ago

    @LX013

    We missed you yesterday.

  5. watmiwori

    watmiwori said, 10 months ago

    Good question, Hobbes. One of the great mysteries of life:
    how it has gone on in spite of all our efforts to the contrary.

  6. Meh~thodology

    Meh~thodology said, 10 months ago

    @watmiwori

    We had to survive long enough to finally give it a name:
    “Darwin Awards”.

  7. MayoGalway

    MayoGalway GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    To answer Hobbes question: despite your best efforts our brains kept getting larger. But it did take awhile. While yours remained the same. Now there are more tigers in captivity than in the wild. Now we have to work hard to keep you from becoming extinct. Poachers. They want your hide, bones, and organs. Some people will pay big bucks. They think they’re magic.

  8. bluram

    bluram said, 10 months ago

    Good question Hobbes. After hours of deep research into Calvin’s ancestry we find that Calvin comes from
    a long line of vegetarians.

  9. cloudy now

    cloudy now said, 10 months ago

    We’ve survived because we sticked to the first panel.

  10. Chris Kenworthy

    Chris Kenworthy said, 10 months ago

    It seems clear that Hobbes is more massive than Calvin, for one thing. ;)

  11. watmiwori

    watmiwori said, 10 months ago

    @Chris Kenworthy

    That don’t necessarily signify. Consider the
    dinosaur. Before the invention of gunpowder both man and cat had to get pretty close, without the other noticing, to stand any chance
    of having the other fo lunch. Now, the cat has
    to be VERY GOOD at Not Being Seen in order
    to avoid ending up either over or on the floor
    in front of some Great Hunter’s fireplace. ’Cos
    the high-powered rifle 999/1000ths of the time
    — if not more….

  12. ssfqwerty

    ssfqwerty said, 10 months ago

    @watmiwori

    It’s a comic strip!!!! Cats can’t talk, too!

  13. Lerf1950

    Lerf1950 said, 10 months ago

    Well, for one thing we didn’t usually attack tigers. They don’t grow on the African Savannah. For another if we’re not overfed couch potatoes we are actually extremely good runners. Add a frontal lobe to that and Viola! a creature that is capable of destroying the planet just to make sure they can get to McDonald’s faster than anyone else.

  14. Strod

    Strod said, 10 months ago

    @LX013

    Your father and your brother jumped on your back and tried to ride you when you were a little child?
    Goodness gracious!

  15. HectorGonzalez

    HectorGonzalez said, 10 months ago

    I’ve always thought our ability yo throw overhand with velocity and accuracy is what set us up for survival in a world where good things to eat didn’t know how to catch the rock (later, the spear) and throw it back..

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