Big Nate by Lincoln Peirce for April 30, 2016
Nate: Sorry I made you part of my lame homework scheme, Sherman. Nate: I wasn't trying to get you in trouble or anything. Sherman: Yeah, I'd hate getting in trouble. Sherman: Then I might get put in some kind of jail. Sherman: That was ironic gerbil humor, by the way. Teddy: It looks like he's smiling bitterly.