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Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for January 14, 2012

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    margueritem  about 8 years ago

    You’re too kind to Hobbes to be a psychopath.

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    bluskies  about 8 years ago

    And we wonder why some species eat their young. Dad is incredibly patient; it’s amazing that he hasn’t committed infanticide (yet).

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    doc white  about 8 years ago

    INGSOC, are you watching?

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    John Davis  about 8 years ago

    Calvin may have a point.

    As I recall Theodore Bundy never chewed tobacco either.

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    Puddleglum2  about 8 years ago

    “There on the ‘brink’ of love I kissed her” Calvin might become an incurable romantic and osculate Susie!

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    thirdguy  about 8 years ago

    It is very hard to remember, but I think there was a time when I didn’t want to sleep. Very, very long time ago.

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    Makso  about 8 years ago

    They already are sorry. You don’t need to remind them.

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    Greyhame  about 8 years ago

    “Osculate”? I’m more impressed with the ancient song reference.“Where the gauchos ride their pintos…”

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    bluram  about 8 years ago

    “Congress seems to believe that ‘Children are our future’ is a phrase coined by tobacco advertisers”. – J.I. Richards

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    Vinobbes  about 8 years ago

    Such an adorable little psychopath, you got to love him!!

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    Vinobbes  about 8 years ago

    What am I missing, I don’t get the osculate and kissing comments. It’s like some of us are looking at a different comic strip than others

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    darkman12  about 8 years ago

    keep trying

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    Hobbes Premium Member about 8 years ago

    @Vinobbes: Also, sometimes a comment doesn’t make sense because it is responding to a previous comment that has been deleted. That especially happens when a discussion heads into the murky waters of politics, where occasionally several comments get deleted and then nothing seems to make any sense. But then, perhaps that is symbolic of our politics these days…..

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    jweb1510  about 8 years ago

    Giving a child a Ouija board for Christmas is much more apt to make him a psychopath than a reasonable bedtime.

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    John Davis  about 8 years ago

    Dogsniff is still on vacation.

    He has also been banned from commenting.See comments on Brevity from yesterday.

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    BanjinTsuki  about 8 years ago

    Calvin, you are already a psychopath!

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    bat007  about 8 years ago

    Calvin’s dad looks like a talking head in this strip.

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    cond  about 8 years ago

    i wonder why he wants to chew tobbacco

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    Vontese  about 8 years ago

    It’s Calvin’s nature to say whatever he thinks will get him what he wants. Poor Calvin it didn’t work this time and probably next time. Good try though. Keep up the good work it is very humorous.

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    Number Three  about 8 years ago

    Here we go again…

    LOL xxx

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    DerkinsVanPelt218  about 8 years ago

    I believe that Norman Bates got regular sleep, and look how well he turned out.

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    khpage  about 8 years ago

    At this point, Calvin is well beyond the brink and is now flying through the air, metaphorically speaking….

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    Gretchen's Mom  about 8 years ago

    Calvin should take advantage of a “reasonable” bedtime while he can because a good night’s sleep can be really hard to come by once you grow up!

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    bmonk  about 8 years ago

    Does any psychopath come about by being reasonable? Calvin is practicing a rather fuzzy form of logic here.

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    fgmudd40  about 8 years ago

    FREE DOGSNIFF!!!

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    Andrew Capp  about 8 years ago

    @Hobbes. Are you in charge here? Who or what is Dogsniff?

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    Hobbes Premium Member about 8 years ago

    @Number Two: No, I’m not in charge, although I do sometimes win the “most comments per day on Calvin and Hobbes” contest.I’m not sure about the “what,” but I can answer the “who.” Dogsniff was a commentator on GoComics who sometimes wrote some hilarious one-liners. Here is his profile:Click here: Dogsniff’s Profile

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    Hobbes Premium Member about 8 years ago

    And here is the last known photo of Dogsniff. He bears a slight resemblance to Frank Zappa:

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    x_Tech  about 8 years ago

    To see some of Dogsniff’s wood carvings check out FA SHOW AND TELL at the Frog Blog.

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    Pygar  about 8 years ago

    Amen. My father hasn’t used tobacco in decades, but he did chew for years after getting off cigarettes. Take the kid out for pizza, let him fill up, then send him outside with a child-sized plug of Levi Garrett- presto, one kid insulated from tobacco chewing, for life! I could swear they did this to Calvin with cigarettes, once… maybe some other cartoon?

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    rogue53  about 8 years ago

    Mark it on a calendar somewhere. Hobbes (TPPC) says he’s not in charge here. What an ego. It gives meaning to his life to have others think so.

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