Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for December 15, 1992
Calvin: Dad, I'd like to have a little talk. Dad: Um, ok... Calvin: As the wage earner here, it's your responsibility to show some consumer confidence and start buying things that will get the economy going and create profits and employment. Here's a list of some big-ticket items I'd like for Christmas. I hope I can trust you to do what's right for our country. Dad: I've got to stop leaving the Wall Street Journal around.