Arlo and Janis by Jimmy Johnson for January 20, 2023

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    Grumpy Old Guy  over 1 year ago

    Janis is sure light on her feet…..

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    Tyge Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Probably slow dancing in particular. Wise woman.

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    alasko  over 1 year ago

    Everybody get footloose!

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    [Unnamed Reader - 8bb645]  over 1 year ago

    Putting the “loose” in “footloose”?

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    SWCarter  over 1 year ago

    Does the third panel mean Arlo was dancing a little stiffly (so to speak).

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    John Smith  over 1 year ago

    Very sweet & romantic!

    Well done Jimmy

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    unfair.de  over 1 year ago

    Hm… I didn’t imagines the height difference that big until now. Standing high on her toes her scalp’s still under his nose – that adds up to at least a full foot less than him.

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    Sephten  over 1 year ago

    In Puritan England, having sex standing up used to be banned, in case it led to dancing.

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    nosirrom  over 1 year ago

    And Arlo is glad Janis didn’t listen.

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    AnneFackler  over 1 year ago

    Slow dancing, swaying to the music…noone else in the whole wide world…just me and my girl.♥︎

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    Meledosia  over 1 year ago

    Johnson needs to put Janis on a diet. This is a comic, not real life. She shouldn’t have to put up with middle age spread.

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    Meg Has Not  over 1 year ago

    A (male) friend said, “I don’t like dancing. I do like holding on to women who are dancing.”

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    colddonkey  over 1 year ago

    Well I’m sure the warning wasn’t about square dancing.

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    coffeemom88  over 1 year ago

    Awww . . . I love how she’s standing on tippy-toes in panel one.

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    William Bednar Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Unchained Melody playing, Righteous Brothers singing?

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    Gina Carson  over 1 year ago

    Dancing is a gateway drug to unwanted pregnancies.

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    Dogtreat Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Everybody cut, everybody cutEverybody cut footloose

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    RonaldDad Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Al Green will do that.

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    Barbara Rivera  over 1 year ago

    Love this!

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    walstib Premium Member over 1 year ago

    They didn’t teach us to dance that way in 8th grade Catholic school Cotillion class.

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    Dave M  over 1 year ago

    Even guys with two left feet come out all right if the girl is sweet.

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    timzsixty9  over 1 year ago

    I wish I still had a “dance” partner….menopause took her away.

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    flagmichael  over 1 year ago

    Why don’t (whatever strict religion) have sex standing up? Because it could lead to dancing.

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    ChessPirate  over 1 year ago

    The Vertical Bop, amiright?

    (ʘᴗʘ)

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    Aladar30 Premium Member over 1 year ago

    I love this strip so much ♡.

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    ladykat  over 1 year ago

    I miss slow dancing.

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    I'm Sad  over 1 year ago

    I vote for Air Supply!!! I know, this should have been said yesterday… But still, today I vote for Air Supply again!!!

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    Searcy9320  over 1 year ago

    An old statement of slow dancing. “Nothing like a woman that walks right through you!”

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    MeGoNow Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Granny, if she’d only known, would have warned her about a lot more. Wouldn’t have mattered. She ended up doing them all, doing most of them very well indeed.

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    mjpalmer  over 1 year ago

    Always have that ability to dance, to let yourself go.

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    sfreader1  over 1 year ago

    My grandmother thought that dancing was evil. My aunt danced anyway. My father thought that my brother and I should learn how to dance and took us to dancing classes. My husband did not dance and so I forgot how. My grandmother would say that I should never have learned.

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    LJZ Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Women like to slow dance… for the romance, of course:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zzo-0mnUVFM

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    Mr. Organization  over 1 year ago

    Janis is on her toes and still that much shorter than Arlo? I didn’t think they had so great a height difference.

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    paranormal  over 1 year ago

    Where’s the mirror ball???

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    MartinPerry1  over 1 year ago

    Sure, if you are good at dancing. For myself, I quit dancing with dates because I got tired of embarassing them and I did usually want to talk to them again.

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    David Huie Green ForceIsAUsefulFiction  over 1 year ago

    Had you been as clumsy as I am, the warning would have been extremely reasonable.

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    MCProfessor  over 1 year ago

    Slow dancin’ with my baby…

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    KEA  over 1 year ago

    Baptist Grandmother?

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    mjjk1985  over 1 year ago

    Author Tamar Myers says you shouldn’t have sex standing up. It could lead to dancing.

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    viniragu  over 1 year ago

    Ritualized foreplay!!

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    viniragu  over 1 year ago

    Didn’t she throw out her dishes!?

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    flushed  over 1 year ago

    Well, if grandma hadn’t done what she had done then Janis wouldn’t be here to do it too. <];o) YOWSA!

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    Mark McKay Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Hands, Arlo. Keep the hands above the waist.

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    ScullyUFO  over 1 year ago

    This is why square dancing was invented.

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    Scoutmaster77  over 1 year ago

    I grew up in a church that banned dancing of any kind, among many other things.

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    Ukko wilko  over 1 year ago

    Fond memory from high school. A girl who was a friend – we never dated – but at dances those we might be dating knew that Kay and I always danced select slow dances together (Sleep Walk, by Santo and Johnny for one). She could melt the buttons on your shirt and fuse your belt buckle.

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    DorothyGlenn Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Gene, Gene, from the dancing machine.

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