Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for February 07, 2010

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    margueritem  over 12 years ago

    A lovely gift…

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    MontanaLady  over 12 years ago

    There’s hope for our little guy after all.

    Hugs are the BEST presents all the time!

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    Vista Bill Raley and Comet™  over 12 years ago

    Ya’ gotta love this one. Calvin’s being thoughtful here.

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    JP Steve Premium Member over 12 years ago

    The all time best C&H!!!

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    Plods with ...™ Premium Member over 12 years ago

    Awww

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    Rakkav  over 12 years ago

    Is the sandwich chunky peanut butter on white bread cut into triangles, ad infinitum ad nauseum? :)) (See yesterday.)

    Go with tuna, Calvin. That’s one gift Hobbes will appreciate.

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    sjoujke Premium Member over 12 years ago

    …not as much as he appreciates Calvin’s hug. It’s a lot rarer than tuna in a tin.

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    drwatson  over 12 years ago

    Awwwwww

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    twinsnake_coatl  over 12 years ago

    lol I wonder how many more people will go “aww”.

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    Yukoner  over 12 years ago

    Too bad more of us couldn’t have the insight of Calvin - love lives for ever.

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    Dino-1  over 12 years ago

    Awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww! Santa would definitely appreciate a beer with his sandwich but he always got cookies at my house and everyone knows milk goes best with cookies. Come to think of it if Santa got beer at Christmas the gifts would be wrapped much differently and alot of the toys wouldn’t be put together because he’d be asleep drooling in the lazyboy chair!

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    rentier  over 12 years ago

    A hug from ones darling is always the best gift!

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    lewisbower  over 12 years ago

    Dad told me Santa liked Slim Jims and bourbon, and if I left him a double, he might forget the coal on the sleigh. Some Christmases I thought I heard Santa swearing at his toolbox.

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    senseilance  over 12 years ago

    This is the sentiment that I remembered from the old days of reading this comic. The recent sentiments, commented on by others, about Calvin’s obnoxiousness, etc, do not carry anywhere near the same effect as this.

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    jrbj  over 12 years ago

    Love is the thing the world needs most and the thing we have the least of. C&H have figured that out. Now the rest of us have to follow in their footsteps.

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    behome09  over 12 years ago

    Sorry but I have to just: awwwwww

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    Allison Nunn Premium Member over 12 years ago

    First the AWWWWW We left Santa cookies, but a brandy to go with :) Santa always wrote a great “Thank You” note!

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    friarwilliam  over 12 years ago

    senseilance : i agree with you… calvin surely have gone a bit too obnoxious later on… his mean looking eyes are pretty scary

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    rshive  over 12 years ago

    Awwwwww!

    Santa would like a beer. But only after the last house.

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    alondra  over 12 years ago

    It’s not often we can AWWWWW this comic but today we can. I will put this one among my favourites.

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    GROG Premium Member over 12 years ago

    A classic Christmas strip.

    I hate to be too repetitive but Awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww

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    madampresiden12  over 12 years ago

    Santa would have to pass up the beer anyway. Even though the packages are all wrapped and loaded, tagged and addressed, Santa especially should know that one does not drink and drive.

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    rdh288  over 12 years ago

    Twin snake: six and counting!

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    arifvakil  over 12 years ago

    It so fits, Calvin.

    It’s because of strips like these that C&H shall live on forever. Amen. Bless you Bill Watterson.

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    rentier  over 12 years ago

    What meens Awwwwwwwww?

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    Wiseguy411  over 12 years ago

    First the SHOCK of Calvin thinking beyond his normal narrow focus, then the Awwwwwwwww of the thought …

    (excuse me, I couldn’t resist, Apologies to all)

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    cleokaya  over 12 years ago

    There is no better gift than friendship.

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    horvath_paul  over 12 years ago

    Always loved this one :)))

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    Me_Again  over 12 years ago

    Huggable Calvin…

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    reachsam777  over 12 years ago

    Awwwwww……

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    baumer1985  over 12 years ago

    I wonder if Calvin left Santa a GLBC Chirstmas Ale!

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    Trisha_Evenstar  over 12 years ago

    def the best one in a loong time

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    Takiniteasy  over 12 years ago

    Who was that kid and what happened to Calvin?

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    margueritem  over 12 years ago

    LX013 It’s just like saying ‘Oh, isn’t that sweet!’ People use it when they see something especially touching. It can be used to express sadness, too, such as ‘Aw, that’s too bad’.

    How would you say it in German?

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    ronaldmundy  over 12 years ago

    hugs……one size fits all.

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    witewater  over 12 years ago

    reminds me of many years ago when my wife and I failed to put anything in the stocking for our daughter’s stuffed whale…..nice comment by Mr. Watterson on the the true spirit of Christmas……

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    uranus07  over 12 years ago

    Calvin & Hobbes is a wonderful strip - and this one is so touching. But why the Christmas strip in February?

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    horizon1129  over 12 years ago

    Simply love it….<3

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    ratlum  over 12 years ago

    I do not know about a beer for santa But extra sleep for Dad would be nice

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    txsnxt  over 12 years ago

    The best gifts are ones from the heart. I refuse to be apologetic when I say Awww!

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    rentier  over 12 years ago

    Margue: Oh, oh….I think!

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    r.haza  over 12 years ago

    little tear just rolled out

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    bmonk  over 12 years ago

    At least Christmas isn’t entirely about the “loot”! LOL!

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    Fogger_man  over 12 years ago

    ♫ ♪ ♪…although it’s been said many times, many ways… awwwww ♪ ♪ and you probably expected me to say what? “Merry Christmas?” It’s February, for crying out loud… ☺

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    Saucy1121 Premium Member over 12 years ago

    At my house, Santa preferred the 6 1/2 oz bottles of Coke with his home baked chocolate chip cookies. He always left the empty bottle behind so we could get back the deposit. Nice guy that way.

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    beentheredonethat  over 12 years ago

    and everyone thinks he is horrible. that hug took care of everything bad for a year. might get that sandwhich the way he wants it now..

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    josh_bisbee  over 12 years ago

    Crowning Moment of Heartwarming.

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    propellermario  over 12 years ago

    if you didn’t leave a sandwich for santa he will write a note saying: “That’s okay; I needed to lose weight anyway!”

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    mrslukeskywalker  over 12 years ago

    The best gift of all. The love of your boy.

    “No toy is truly happy until it is loved by a child”. ~ King Moonracer

    “…And it learns to play Calvinball”. ~ Mrs. Skywalker

    I’m sure they will manage to stick a bow on a can of tuna for Hobbes. It is Christmas after all, and Mom bothered to make Dad think about it for once.

    See! I’m giving the parents some credit.

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    JP Steve Premium Member over 12 years ago

    And he’s even too late to get into Santa’s “Good” book this year!

    And if it wasn’t clear in my last post:

    Awwwwwwwwww!

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    mrprongs  over 12 years ago

    Aw. The last panel RULES!

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    Dry and Dusty Premium Member over 12 years ago

    *The strip is great! Always loved this one. I have the whole collection of Calvin and Hobbes, but I’m surprised none of you parents haven’t remarked on the EARLY WAKE UP CALL Christmas morning, after staying up half the night to get the gifts out after the kids went to bed! :-D

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    Ooops! Premium Member over 12 years ago

    It’s beautiful, the strip the comments. (Happy Tears Now!)

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    atenea.75  over 12 years ago

    oooohhh!!!! soooooooo sweeeettttttt!!!!! =)

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    calgal10  over 12 years ago

    nothing like a hug…..awwwww

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    khpage  over 12 years ago

    Calvin is slowly, but hopefully surely, beginning to understand that Hobbes himself is the gift….sic transit gloria mundi…

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    avonsalis  over 12 years ago

    Awwww. (couldn’t resist saying it, despite - or because of! - the comments about it)

    Boys of any age have both a sweet streak and too much testosterone (or just plain ego). They just need to be reminded continually - and, as an older boy myself, I’m afraid to say that’s never really finished.

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    pineapplehoney  over 12 years ago

    Awwwww That is so sweet…..

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    littledutchboy  over 12 years ago

    That last panel is tee-shirt worthy, or coffee cup worthy. That is just beautiful.

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    elchinodewita  over 8 years ago

    4:00 in the morning is the right time to be with your best friend.

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    MajesticFalcon  over 5 years ago

    The true Christmas spirit is when you just give a hug for a gift. :)

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    Ilykturtles04   about 5 years ago

    You gotta love the heartwarming ones

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