C'est la Vie by Jennifer Babcock

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  1. hawgowar

    hawgowar said, over 1 year ago

    Act like a real wife and maybe he’ll stay home nights.

  2. Sisyphos

    Sisyphos said, over 1 year ago

    Yes; yes, he is. And you should be glad of it, Donna. He’s not worth your time.

  3. Nabuquduriuzhur

    Nabuquduriuzhur said, over 1 year ago

    This is likely what Pierre would do if he was married for real. Look how fast he dropped the nutcast Tina after he “scored”. Despite being crazy about her for months.

  4. PossumPete

    PossumPete said, over 1 year ago

    “Douche Canoe”? That’s going into the vocabulary list for the week.

  5. The missing M. Smokey

    The missing M. Smokey said, over 1 year ago

    I think Donna’s up the creek without a paddle.

  6. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, over 1 year ago

    What does she expect?

  7. my_discworld

    my_discworld said, over 1 year ago

    Free rein to go have a lil fun yourself, Donna. Unless you do care for Pierre. And then … well, this’ll be fun for us to watch.

  8. Nabuquduriuzhur

    Nabuquduriuzhur said, over 1 year ago

    Never heard of “douche canoe.” When I was a kid, a cousin used to use “douche” to describe idiots, but I never heard anyone else use it. Maybe it was an idaho thing.
    .
    I made up “chowderhuffer” for a book, because it sounds bad/funny but doesn’t actually mean anything, for those making dumb decisions in the Puket Sound area. (I had a mental picture of someone snorting clam chowder through a straw.) For example, they want gasoline and diesel, but they only allow small tankers, which have a much poorer safety record than the newer double-hulled supertankers. A small tanker goes aground/hits a rock and they have an ecological disaster. Double hull tanker goes aground/hits a rock and the main worry is which shipyard to fix it in.

  9. cybergal29

    cybergal29 said, over 1 year ago

    @PossumPete

    Same here :-)

  10. AgProv

    AgProv GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Maybe Donna’s heard a French phrase and has got it garbled> “Canoe” suggests “canard”,which literally means “duck” but can also be a “dirty trick” and by extention trickster, con-man, cheater. Or it could be “con” – not a nice word in French and pretty analagous to the English! “Douche” is “soaked” or “sodden”, so is Donna saying Pierre is a soggy c**t" – and if so, who taught her that phrase…

  11. AgProv

    AgProv GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    And having said that… this is how Urban Dictionary defines the phrase “douche canoe”

    http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Douche%20Canoe

    Someone who exceedes the limits of being a normal douche or douche bag.

    or

    Not just your run of the mill douche. A total douche! This douche will kill you with his non stop douche baggery. Avoid the douche Canoe at all costs.

    And there is also a “double douche canoe”.

    http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Double%20Douche%20Canoe

    Someone who is up shits creek with a turd for a paddle yet takes no responsibility for their situation and find the need to blame everyone else for their predicament.

    Damn. I’m British. My first thought was that it was garbled French picked up from Mona. Or Pierre.

  12. Davepostmp

    Davepostmp said, over 1 year ago

    Jeez, it’s a comic strip! She does what the artist draws her to do! No free will, it’s make believe…

  13. Tantor

    Tantor said, over 1 year ago

    @hawgowar

    hope your avatar is 2nd degree…

  14. Peabody-Martini

    Peabody-Martini said, over 1 year ago

    Talk about wanting to have it both ways.

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