Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis

Pearls Before Swine

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  1. Sherlock Watson

    Sherlock Watson said, 7 months ago

    Goat should have phrased that differently: “Go to hell, Rat.”

  2. punmeister

    punmeister said, 7 months ago

    Let’s hope Reinhold Niebuhr has the serenity to not roll over in his grave.

  3. jukeofurl

    jukeofurl said, 7 months ago

    Let us prey…

  4. einarbt

    einarbt GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    Get off your knees and do something about it I’d say.

  5. cdgar

    cdgar said, 7 months ago

    Rat stole that prayer from me!

  6. kamb8

    kamb8 said, 7 months ago

    I predict Pastis is going to get some angry letters about this one.

  7. Bruno Zeigerts

    Bruno Zeigerts said, 7 months ago

    I always thought there should be a fourth verse:And give me the perspective to understand that something does not need to be changed simply because I don’t approve.

  8. saywhatwhat

    saywhatwhat GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    @Bruno Zeigerts

    amen.

  9. Linda1259

    Linda1259 said, 7 months ago

    @Bruno Zeigerts

    Wow! Pity, but clear. I seconded the Amen!!

  10. George Tirebiter

    George Tirebiter said, 7 months ago

    I need this on a T-shirt.

  11. daDoctah

    daDoctah said, 7 months ago

    @Bruno Zeigerts

    Years ago, I used my own version of the Serenity Prayer as a .sig file on Usenet. First three parts were the usual form, and then my addendum: “Oh, and a pony”. Some guy showed it to his kid and got the reaction “I don’t think he gets it”.

  12. Sisyphos

    Sisyphos said, 7 months ago

    I wouldn’t have expected Rat to pray at all, but this is the prayer I would expect from a praying Rat. Goat is overly judgemental for a cartoon character, but I can appreciate his sentiment. Rat is sooooo bad….

  13. orinoco womble

    orinoco womble GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    It’s good to try to change the things we cannot accept. There are many unacceptable things that need changing—and don’t change because good people do nothing.

  14. John Kraft

    John Kraft GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    That would cover the first paragraph of the prayer.

  15. BrassOrchid

    BrassOrchid GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    Rat really understands the nature of
    A. government
    B. religion
    C. corporations
    D. socialists
    E. librarians
    Pick any four of the five.

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