Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis

Pearls Before Swine

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  1. RachelC22

    RachelC22 said, about 3 years ago

    While technically impossible, Pig actually kinda has a point here.

  2. Sherlock Watson

    Sherlock Watson said, about 3 years ago

    Looks like the beginning of a time travel story; tomorrow they’ll step into a police box and cause a catastrophe, then they’ll try to fix it with a Delorean.

  3. Three Steps Over Japan

    Three Steps Over Japan said, about 3 years ago

    Rat: “No, Pig, you’re a liar.”

  4. jukeofurl

    jukeofurl said, about 3 years ago

    I’m with Pig

  5. hariseldon59

    hariseldon59 said, about 3 years ago

    For some reason I’m reminded of this classic Pearls strip from 2002.

  6. corzak

    corzak said, about 3 years ago

    Pig is creating temporal paradox. Similarly, I must now go back in time to this Pearls strip and stop myself from writing a comment.

  7. Mark

    Mark said, about 3 years ago

    Just tell me where; I can take it from there.

  8. PICTO

    PICTO said, about 3 years ago

    On his way out the door to lunch, a man asked his secretary to confirm his flight to a nearby city for the next day.
    At lunch the man read a fortune cookie that said “You will die in an airplane accident tomorrow.”
    Upon returning to the office the man told his secretary to cancel his flight and rent him a car to drive instead.
    As the man approached his destination the next day, the plane he would have taken, flew overhead and lost a motor which plummeted to the ground and crushed the man in his car.

  9. Sisyphos

    Sisyphos said, about 3 years ago

    Dunno about that, Pig. You just might be….

  10. defunctdoormat

    defunctdoormat said, about 3 years ago

    Rat says ‘how and when’, but not where. So anyone that said yes, they’d like to know, would have only the knowledge to worry about dying, but they would die anyway. You can’t avoid a ‘when’ and a ‘how’ can be easily manipulated into striking you down anyway. All it would get you is a chance to say goodbye, and you would seem insane for doing it, and people would say you caused your own death by thinking it.

  11. ninjagozane13

    ninjagozane13 said, about 3 years ago

    hay, im with pig here, id want to know so i could avoid death:P

  12. Reader

    Reader said, about 3 years ago


    I thought of that too!

  13. TheSnoopster

    TheSnoopster said, about 3 years ago


    A little one, actually.

  14. Enoki

    Enoki said, about 3 years ago

    Just make sure you are well armed and kill death first. That way you can avoid it.

  15. RipleyKGarfield

    RipleyKGarfield GoComics PRO Member said, about 3 years ago

    Pig should read the story “The Appointment in Samarra (as retold by W. Somerset Maugham)”

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