Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis

Pearls Before Swine

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  1. jeff_elbel

    jeff_elbel said, about 2 years ago

    Naughty Ghandi.

  2. Alexikakos

    Alexikakos said, about 2 years ago

    Mahatma Gandhi, India’s great spiritual leader, was known for having very human problems.

    He made his own clothes but his skills did not extend to shoe-making so he walked barefoot most of the time on his long walks seeking enlightenment. As a result his feet grew very thick soles, and often had corns too.

    His diet was less than ideal as well. He participated in hunger strikes. This, naturally, led to his body being so thin, a good gust of wind could blow him away. Too, he often drank his own urine to slake his thirst. This gave him breath that killed elephants at 50 paces.

    So, all in all Gandhi was a.…..



    Super-callused-fragile-mystic-vexed-with-halitosis!!!!!

  3. margueritem

    margueritem GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    He’s been with rat only a few days, and he’s corrupted already…

  4. tedsini

    tedsini said, about 2 years ago

    Blaming Gandhi for the violence that followed the partition of India into India and Pakistan is a bit like blaming Jesus Christ for all the violence done in the name of Christianity, or the Prophet for the violence done in the name of Islam. Gandhi fought to keep the nation united, but long-simmering religious and racial animosity came to a boil and no one could have prevented it. The Indian independence movement didn’t begin with Gandhi; he simply brought a novel tactic to the table – non-violent resistance. He certainly wasn’t perfect, but he was no “mass-murderer.”

  5. Ratbrat

    Ratbrat said, about 2 years ago

    @tedsini

    A refreshing common-sense view!

  6. MPeters

    MPeters said, about 2 years ago

    @Alexikakos

    Wasn’t there a joke down this same line yesterday?

  7. Montaholic

    Montaholic said, about 2 years ago

    This is about as funny as having Lincoln appear and start buying slaves. Not everything is sacred, but not everything is funny, either.

  8. cutiepie29

    cutiepie29 said, about 2 years ago

    Pretty feisty for a dead guy.

  9. Proginoskes

    Proginoskes said, about 2 years ago

    Next week on U62, He’s back, And this time, He’s mad, Ghandi II. No more mister passive resistance, He’s out to kick some butt. This is one bad mother you don’t wanna mess with.

  10. Bruno Zeigerts

    Bruno Zeigerts said, about 2 years ago

    @Montaholic

    What did Lincoln say when he woke up with a hangover?
    ’I freed who?

  11. corzak

    corzak said, about 2 years ago

    Rat appreciates this version of ‘non-violence’.

  12. cdgar

    cdgar said, about 2 years ago

    Stupid.

  13. greg_liu

    greg_liu said, about 2 years ago

    As my sis used to say, “I float like a butterfly and sting like a bee…I’m the baddest in the world; I’m Mahatma Ghandi.”

  14. waycyber

    waycyber said, about 2 years ago

    This is as funny as Martin Luther King dressed in Ku Klux Klan gear. Sorry, Stephan, no gold star from me.

  15. Lenabrams

    Lenabrams said, about 2 years ago

    The first thing I do most mornings when I switch on my computer is look up Pearls. I am a great fan. It is the only strip I follow. This is the least funny Pearls out of the hundreds I have enjoyed.

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