Doonesbury by Garry Trudeau

Doonesbury

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  1. leftwingpatriot

    leftwingpatriot said, about 1 year ago

    She used to be such a sweet kid.

  2. LameRandomName

    LameRandomName said, about 1 year ago

    Kid, unless you’re pursuing a degree in Math or the Sciences, just pick the cheapest, fastest diploma mill you can find.

  3. Hunter7

    Hunter7 said, about 1 year ago

    What happened to our little baby?
    .
    The years The years have gone by too quickly.

  4. George Alexander

    George Alexander said, about 1 year ago

    MayKitten: You Chris Christy? “I…I…I…I…”

  5. TheSkulker

    TheSkulker GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    @Clark Kent

    Jeez, dad, you’re clueless.

    No, that’s waaay over the top of cluelessness!

  6. Doughfoot

    Doughfoot said, about 1 year ago

    @George Alexander

    ““In most books, the I, or first person, is omitted; in this it will be retained; that, in respect to egotism, is the main difference. We commonly do not remember that it is, after all, always the first person that is speaking. I should not talk so much about myself if there were anybody else whom I knew as well. Unfortunately, I am confined to this theme by the narrowness of my experience.” — H.D.T.

    Henry was right, of course. There are only two kinds of speakers or writers in this regard: those who admit that they are talking about themselves (their thoughts, opinions, knowledge, and experiences) and those who pretend they are not. The former are more honest, the latter are sometimes more modest, but sometimes are simply more pretentious.

  7. davidh48

    davidh48 said, about 1 year ago

    @MayKitten

    I was a fool too.

  8. DavidHuieGreen

    DavidHuieGreen said, about 1 year ago

    “But you’re just a baby, Baby. What’s this foolishness of my beloved growing up without my permission?”

  9. DavidHuieGreen

    DavidHuieGreen said, about 1 year ago

    @LameRandomName

    “Kid, unless you’re pursuing a degree in Math or the Sciences, just pick the cheapest, fastest diploma mill you can find.”
    -
    And then spend the rest of your life griping about how the world isn’t beating a path to your door to hire you, don’t forget that part.

  10. Astolat

    Astolat said, about 1 year ago

    “Do the math” is presumably an in-joke about the variable aging of Doonesbury characters. Sam (this is Sam, yes?) was born in 1992, so if you “do the math” she is getting to the end of college.

  11. DavidHuieGreen

    DavidHuieGreen said, about 1 year ago

    @Doughfoot

    Just saying “I” does not make a person more honest as I was telling Nelson Mandella last year. He was checking in on me regarding my secret mission to Mars in which I drove off the Green Martians prior to their invasion of Earth.
    .
    See what I mean?
    Not all of the above is true despite a liberal sprinkling of "I"s. (It was actually the Red Martians.)

  12. masingeria

    masingeria said, about 1 year ago

    @MayKitten

    Too bad that, after all that education, you say something as incorrect as, “Most CC credits will not transfer to a legitimate four year program.” On the contrary, general education credits at every CC I’ve known transfer to four-year institutions. Claiming otherwise is more snobbish than it is accurate, as is your implicit and elitist claim that unless you attend only a select few schools, you might as well not bother going to college. And, by the way, there is no Lorraine Fuller listed on the faculty at SUNY, and there is no “SUNY NY” campus. Maybe they should have taught you to Google better at one of your fine schools.

  13. $$i9

    $$i9 said, about 1 year ago

    @MayKitten
    All 61 semester hours of courses I took at CC transferred to a major, well-known public U. Plus, I didn’t have to waste time and money taking entrance exams. The courses had schedules which allowed me to work and there were no TAs, Tuition rates were well below that of public Us. I call that a bargain. CC is a good way to go for many people.

  14. Dypak

    Dypak GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    It’s our children that make us old.

  15. Dypak

    Dypak GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    My son went to a community college, got his Assoc. All his credits transferred to Univ. of Kentucky. He paid for the first two years by himself. The US Army is paying for the rest.

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