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  1. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on JumpStart about 1 month ago

    You know, I think we’re actually being too subtle. Let me try again:

    JoJo, if you work hardly at understanding grammatical rules invented by 18th century prescriptive grammarians who thought English should be more like Latin, you’ll go farly in life.

  2. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on JumpStart about 1 month ago

    For the most part, they played wellly, but they didn’t run fastly enough.

  3. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on Brewster Rockit about 1 month ago

    But so few people really know how to interpret statistics. There’s a reason why the first result on Google for “UC Berkely gender bias case” is the Wikipedia article on Simpson’s paradox.

  4. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on Grand Avenue about 1 month ago

    U2? Wow, I knew Bono was into charity and all, but I didn’t realize he got his band to help people with their housework.

  5. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on The Argyle Sweater about 1 month ago

    Correct. He never uses the full phrase in any of the stories, but it wouldn’t have been out of character if he had.

    “Excellent!” I cried.
    ’Elementary," said he. “It is one of those instances where the reasoner can produce an effect which seems remarkable to his neighbor, because the latter has missed the one little point which is the basis of the deduction.”
    —The Crooked Man

    “Because I made a blunder, my dear Watson—which is, I am afraid, a more common occurrence than any one would think who only knew me through your memoirs.”
    —Silver Blaze

  6. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on Rubes about 1 month ago

    I’ve heard of passing muster, but passing mustard?

  7. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on Off the Mark about 1 month ago

    A missing egg? That has the makings of a good hard-boiled detective novel.

  8. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on Calvin and Hobbes about 1 month ago

    Ahem… “The pickle is in the linen closet.”

  9. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on The Argyle Sweater about 1 month ago

    Apparently he stuck his brain in it.

  10. tsandl GoComics Pro Member commented on Rubes about 1 month ago

    The cow is in the truck up the road selling pies.