Rubes by Leigh Rubin


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  1. simpsonfan2

    simpsonfan2 said, over 3 years ago

    One of ours killed a mouse today.

  2. jnik23260

    jnik23260 said, over 3 years ago


    Probably not in your own house!

  3. Hardhar

    Hardhar said, over 3 years ago


    Make that one billion and one.

  4. Pacopuddy

    Pacopuddy said, over 3 years ago

    Mine’s 20 now – didn’t kill anything last year as far as I’m aware, so hopefully the slaughter is over.

    Unless, of course, she falls asleep on top of a very elderly, slow mouse and suffocates it . . .

  5. Elizabeth Jones

    Elizabeth Jones said, over 3 years ago

    My cat doesn’t know what a mouse is, except the one on the computer. She’s so clumsy she couldn’t catch anything.

  6. AussieDownUnder

    AussieDownUnder said, over 3 years ago

    Part of the problem and also part of the solution?

  7. Keith

    Keith said, over 3 years ago

    Thanks to my pet door, my cats can come and go as they please; so we get the best of both worlds: Freedom to roam and a house free of mice. Of course, I get “gifts” now and then as a thank you.

  8. Karaboo2

    Karaboo2 said, over 3 years ago

    Survival of the quickest.

  9. Zuhlamon

    Zuhlamon GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    It’s said that one out ot four cats are killers, and you only see evidence of ten percent of their kills. My little 6-pound Freckle-Faced Schmutz-Point Siamese is a great hunter, and keeps the vermin population down. Although one day, she brought in an unharmed full-grown sparrow into the house for show and tell – it was quite an adventure getting it to fly outside. Ever try to sneak up on a sparrow, let alone catch it without harming it? Very impressive!

  10. beanerbo

    beanerbo said, over 3 years ago

    I trap and deposit all cats on my property at the local pound, cats kill birds, period!

  11. Mark

    Mark said, over 3 years ago

    Of course cats are killers. Why the heck do people think we started keeping them around? We’re supposed to feel sorry for the mice and rats?

  12. Donald Williams

    Donald Williams said, over 3 years ago


    What upsets me is when my cat captures a hummingbird! Mostly I’ve been lucky and saved the bird from the cat. (But it drives the cat nuts!)

  13. nazzofoggenmach

    nazzofoggenmach said, over 3 years ago



  14. Rottiluv

    Rottiluv GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    They’re called PETA and the HSUS. I don’t know where they supposedly got their stats, well other than pulling them out of their ass, but that’s where these supposed facts come from.

  15. krisl73

    krisl73 said, over 3 years ago


    Wouldn’t it be kinder to put something around your property to keep cats away? Pet stores sell cat repellent. Are you sure that a bird dumb enough to get caught by something that can’t fly really should stay in the gene pool?

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