Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for December 17, 2014

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    BE THIS GUY  about 8 years ago

    You are appreciated now, Calvin.

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    ORMouseworks  about 8 years ago

    Gosh, Calvin, you talk like a philosophy student!!! ;)

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    Miny Boy  about 8 years ago

    and sometimes it’s just junk.

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    Ol Skool  about 8 years ago

    it is too warm, maybe good old hobbs should help calvin put snowman parts in the freezer

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    TheSkulker  about 8 years ago

    Evanescence is quite an esoteric word for a six year old.

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    Charlie Fogwhistle  about 8 years ago

    It can be too cold to build a snowman (snow won’t pack when it gets too cold), but if there’s enough snow, it can’t be too warm. Down here in south Texas, the locals get so excited about even a very ligh snowfall that they will make a snowman with segments that seem to have been assembled usiing an ice cream scoop, and the news media often prints photos.

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    ron47  about 8 years ago

    What does evanescence mean?

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    PunyParson  about 8 years ago

    Not only is genius not understood, neither is species.

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    Hobbes Premium Member about 8 years ago

    Interestingly, Bill Watterson’s genius was understood in its own time, and it continues to be appreciated. But Bill Watterson, the person, was never fully understood by the general public, and probably never will be.Genius often goes together with an unusual personality. What is amazing is how someone with such an unusual personality can create something that relates so well to millions of people who are less unusual.

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    guswild  about 8 years ago

    What ever happened to Evanescence, the group, I liked Amy Lee.

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    thewizofaz  about 8 years ago

    Wow, my vocabulary has expanded exponentially today with new words and Calvinisms! Who says reading the comics isn’t educational?

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    johngregor Premium Member about 8 years ago

    If your going to build art out of snow, it’s important that you are appreciated in your own time.

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    Aaron Saltzer  about 8 years ago

    I wonder if that was Moe. Lol

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    Number Three  about 8 years ago

    Calvin can build a snowman if he wants.

    Geez!

    xxx

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    Kristiaan Premium Member about 8 years ago

    One of my all-time favorite strips

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    Liverlips McCracken Premium Member about 8 years ago

    “Evanescence” and “philistine” – pretty sophisticated vocabulary, especially for a 6 year old. Pelt that philistine with some impermanent snowballs!

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    jandsmusic  about 8 years ago

    A nice big snowball might help him appreciate your genius!

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    falcon_370f  about 8 years ago

    You tell ’em Vincent van Gogh.

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    lizilu  about 8 years ago

    Alas, the quintessence of snowman-building.

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