Big Nate by Lincoln Peirce for May 23, 2020


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    RandomMelon  8 months ago

    wow i got a lot of replies yesterday

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    Peter Pancake  8 months ago

    That looks like it ended quickly…

    …but there’s always hope.

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    305buckets  8 months ago

    Well, considering Brianna’s motivate behind pursuing Nate to begin with, it’s probably for the best.

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    Sci-Fi Fanatic207  8 months ago

    He had a chance, and blew it. This was the same character who was so obsessed with being in a relationship that he was even willing to start one with Dee Dee when she brought up wanting to have a boyfriend.

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    Black76Manta  8 months ago

    No Nate, you’re not small, you’re just a big loser with a big ego who destroys all the beautiful things that could have come into your life.

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    Definitely didn’t expect that one coming

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    Peter Pancake  8 months ago

    Well, thankfully he didn’t try getting a girlfriend to improve his social image.

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    Yoshifan  8 months ago

    When Dee-Dee said somebody like d him, I thought it would be another girlfriend arc.

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    Carmen Sandiego :)  8 months ago

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    starbucksgirl801 Premium Member 8 months ago

    Oof, Nate just lost another girl, but honestly she isn’t right for him.

    If only Kelly was still there.

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    /ᐠ。ꞈ。ᐟ\ but my avatar got smooshed  8 months ago

    Well now these days the arcs aren’t as long. Maybe he will still look for a girlfriend next week…? I wish

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    KaiserFrazer67  8 months ago

    I dunno. One of those weird situations where they’re both right… and both wrong.

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    Ned Dickens  8 months ago

    OK so Chad has appeared, but it looks like Brianna is no longer in the mood to date a short guy any time soon..

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    SpongebobPatrickBackwards  8 months ago

    This wasn’t funny at all just really mean. Where’s the joke, where is the wit. At least give her a chance.

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    Yoshifan  8 months ago

    You like my new avatar?

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    hev1  8 months ago

    This sort of relationship never would have worked out, so Nate really dodged a bullet there. It is often said that like repels like, and opposites attract; as can be seen from Brianna’s need to get in the last word, she is quite egotistical herself, which would be incompatible with Nate’s own self-conceit. Furthermore, her very reason for being attracted to Nate is inherently questionable.

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    Grumpy Old Guy  8 months ago

    It’s not discriminating, until it is…..

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    BlueYoshiFan  8 months ago

    Chad was beside Nate! And she didn’t like him

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    RobinHood  8 months ago

    I guess shes heading back to Tarth.

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    ARC-5555   8 months ago

    I was expecting chad to pop up and take her away from nate but i like this better she seemed really weird

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    Mario64Unleashed  8 months ago

    I don’t know who I should be mad at at this point, but of course it had to end like this.

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    ARC-5555   8 months ago

    I really liked before Trudy when nate would do all sorts of things to impress Jenny, those were always funny to me. now nate doesn’t really like anyone and just wants a gf to have a gf.

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    Gracella  8 months ago

    Nate, Nate, Nate u just had to ruin everything.

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    Starjo  8 months ago

    Aww man I really wanted nate to like her, Ugh stupid nate

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    OnTheContrary  8 months ago

    Nearly 3 decades of comic strips ( even a few books) and nate still hasn’t learnt his lesson. smh

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    Hope everyone is doing good :D  8 months ago


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    JacobHoward  8 months ago

    HIS loss?

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    PinkYoshiFan  8 months ago

    How is that related to ego?

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    ComicFan4Life  8 months ago

    Well that ended not really well

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    dangerous  8 months ago

    tbh I couldn’t see them going out together either

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    Katsuro Premium Member 8 months ago

    I see some people saying that he should “give her a chance.” That sounds good in theory. But imagine it happening. “I like you for your personality, but I don’t like your looks.” That’s not praise. Nobody wants to date somebody who finds them… visually unappealing, so to speak.And honestly, giving people a chance is for when you have some interest to begin with. You can’t date somebody just to be fair.

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    Someone’s GameCube  8 months ago

    Brianna stinks

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    bwahahaha  8 months ago

    Don’t worry about it, Nate. She’s a freak.

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    [TacticalWarrior]  8 months ago

    see I knew he would screw this up

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    chidecki Premium Member 8 months ago

    He was belittled…

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    ComicRater  8 months ago

    Once again another filler and wasted arc. We need a change in this strip.

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    ApacheBeamix  8 months ago

    You Had to Ruin it…. You Had to Ruin the Arc. (No Offence)

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    James Harden  8 months ago

    Why is she so tall?

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    Aladar30 Premium Member 8 months ago

    Nate will regret that decision. Maybe.

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    BiggerNate91  8 months ago

    Scrolling through the comments, and wow, you people just love slamming Mr. Peirce and telling him that his strip is repetitive and terrible and pointless and he needs to step it up.

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    Mr. Stark  8 months ago

    So, Brianna liked Nate because he was short, and Nate didn’t like Brianna because she was tall?!

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    Cohen ahokas   8 months ago

    feel bad for chad and nate join the small club

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    Spitsy the dog  8 months ago

    I feel like he will go back and apologize hopefully. then maybe we can another girlfriend arc

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    Hi i am a guy with a very very very very long name  8 months ago

    Yay I’m going to reaveal who I was before my old account got banned I was a guy who is awesome with a very very long name

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    Spock for Smash  8 months ago

    Dang. I had really high hopes for this arc.

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    Comic Minister Premium Member 8 months ago

    Nate had a chance to be her boyfriend and he threw it away! Now he could be single for the rest of his life!

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    Aka Icy  8 months ago

    next person to like Nate… 1 foot smaller

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    baldone66  8 months ago

    To put it mildly… Nate you are an IDIOT! Beggars cannot be choosers… She was cute, funny, and clearly she liked you…

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    GreggW Premium Member 8 months ago

    Indeed to both comments.

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    Jesse Sowah   8 months ago

    I hope nate doesn’t say yes so far so good

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    Chet  8 months ago

    hopefully Nate will start a relationship with Dee Dee they are like Rey and Poe

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    TrudyQ Premium Member 8 months ago

    Chad could be good boyfriend material.

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    coolpuppy3214  8 months ago

    Wow that’s pathetic

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    Hi i am a guy with a very very very very long name  8 months ago

    It’s good being back

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    Smokescreen1000  8 months ago

    Anyone watch the new Star Wars? It makes no sense

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    ᕕ(の▾の)ᕗ  8 months ago

    I can’t believe Nate sometimes! I don’t mind him doing this but at least be nice about it! Chad came at the wrong time tho, Nate should’ve introduced those 2 at least! More People should start reading more BIg Nate First Class!

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    chAnt  8 months ago

    More like a mile taller.

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    TeenyTiny  8 months ago

    Hi guys! This is my first day and I hope you accept me in the comment section! (I’m neutral)

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    Timmy Turner- BNCSN junior reporters club founder  8 months ago

    Wow. Just wow. I don’t think nate will get a GF again

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    GarfieldMN  8 months ago

    She should like chad!

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    The Mind Flayer  8 months ago

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    Jesse Sowah   8 months ago

    yayyy nate wont date brianna im so happy

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    CutePanda_2  8 months ago

    short arc

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    NateHolmes  8 months ago

    Nate has no shame

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    StoicLion1973  8 months ago

    Nate did the right thing. One, you should enter into relationships because of compatible personalities and/ or physical attraction, not superficial attributes. Brianna was only interested in Nate because he’s short, not because of who Nate is. Two, never apologize for your preferences. Yes, Brianna preferred Nate because of his height (or lack thereof compared to hers) but that was her only reason. Nate was honest with her without being cruel. He showed maturity there.

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    MatthewMukkala  4 months ago

    I don’t blame him for not wanting to date her. He’s got enough nick names going around.

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    JoshuaKim  3 months ago

    anybody else notice the background of the 4th panel

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    Specnitro  2 months ago

    Nate said no for the wrong reason.

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    pokewok66  about 2 months ago

    Why did Brianna not go after Chad, he’s shorter and cuter

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    BigNate’s Sandwiches  about 1 month ago

    Yep, Brianna’s right

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    Poor Nate  17 days ago

    Nate is like old Tony Stark, he only cares about himself.

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    Comment section Teddy (Shipping is smart)  16 days ago

    I don’t blame Nate. I mean, yeah this was his chance to get a girlfriend, but that’s not the reason Brianna chose him. Brianna only chose because he was short, there are plenty of thing noticeable about Nate but the only thing Brianna saw was that he was short. Although Nate is not short, there are plenty of other “short” boys but Brianna chose Nate.

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