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Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for September 18, 2015

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    BE THIS GUY Premium Member over 4 years ago

    It’s always the technicalities that get you.

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    Ravenswing  over 4 years ago

    For the first time ever, Calvin loses a match of Calvinball.

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    Ol Skool  over 4 years ago

    boy, i never got touched by the babysitter flagi missed out on something in my childhood

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    Linux0s  over 4 years ago

    Rosalyn is a natural at Calvinball!

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    phylum  over 4 years ago

    calvin….you have one out left……a lesson from the patriots…..DEFLATE BALLL….hurry or your in bed…

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    Mr Nobody  over 4 years ago

    Hoist with his own petard.

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    Kind&Kinder  over 4 years ago

    The Babysitter Flag! Deus ex machina! That’s what Calvinball is: one convenient divine rescue after another. Calvin could have come up with a topper, but he blew it. Good thing, too. Rosalyn had achieved expert status.

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    Kymberleigh  over 4 years ago

    I just realized that this story arc is the last one with Rosalyn and that means the strip is nearing its end point again. I hope/presume GoComics will restart at the beginning like they did ten years ago.

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    pelican47  over 4 years ago

    Where did his water balloon go?

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    moosemin  over 4 years ago

    Here it comes! Once in bed, Calvin will lay into Hobbes for being a traitor!

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    casperjamesfox  over 4 years ago

    Game, set, match.

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    arye uygur  over 4 years ago

    If Roslyn forgets to take off her mask when Calvin’s parents return, I wonder what they will think.

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    john  over 4 years ago

    Could Rosalyn and Calvin have found common ground and mutual respect through Calvinball? Is this the start of a new stage in their relationship? Stay tuned…

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    Liverlips McCracken Premium Member over 4 years ago

    Curses! Foiled again!

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    battle of plattsburgh  over 4 years ago

    Rules are rules.

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    GROG Premium Member over 4 years ago

    I was wondering how long it would take her to get her fill of Calvinball. She lasted longer than I thought she would.

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    Egrayjames  over 4 years ago

    The game ain’t over till the Tiger says it’s over….and we haven’t heard from Hobbes yet!

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    What? Me worried ?  over 4 years ago

    I always thought that rule #1 in CalvinBall is that Calvin always wins ?

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    Ivan Araque Premium Member over 4 years ago

    Did Calvin just obey Rosalyn? Geez, I must be dreaming… ;)

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    jim_pem  over 4 years ago

    He might have lost, but I bet he’ll look back on it as the best game of Calvinball ever.

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    ACTIVIST1234  over 4 years ago

    What a waste of a water balloon! or, maybe…

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    neverenoughgold  over 4 years ago

    I hope Calvin doesn’t take the water balloon to bed with him, I hate to think what the outcome might be if Hobbes’ claws pop out…

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    Sham_Poser  over 4 years ago

    If they make the kid go bed that early when it’s still daylight, then they shouldn’t complain or be surprised that he’s up by 6 am and bounding down the stairs to watch Saturday morning cartoons and eat chocolate frosted sugar bombs.

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    cubswin2016  over 4 years ago

    It is nice to know that Rosalyn can still think like a kid. That would come in handy as a parent.

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    morningglory61 Premium Member over 4 years ago

    Clever babysitter.

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    jbmlaw01  over 4 years ago

    Roslyn grew up to be Carly Fiorina.

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    eccolibri60 Premium Member over 4 years ago

    Well, Ros finally figured out that you have to sneak up on him in his own game, rather than confronting him head-on. And she probably had fun with him for the first time.

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    dflak  over 4 years ago

    It’s a win-win. Calvin had fun and didn’t get in trouble.

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    Godfreydaniel  over 4 years ago

    Wonder what Roslyn would do with Dennis the Menace……

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    Karaboo2  over 4 years ago

    First Hobbs was a guard, then he was a prisoner. It must have been the striped suit that gave him away.

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    Carl R  over 4 years ago

    Yep, Ros and Calvin were both smiling. Maybe she can cut her rate now. ;)

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    e9qf7bn+x1ss7c  over 4 years ago

    Read the fine print.

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    rickray777  over 4 years ago

    You’ve got to hand it to her, Calvin; she’s pretty sharp!

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    Number Three  over 4 years ago

    Always a catch!

    xxx

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    Susie Derkins :D  over 4 years ago

    No rules. :D

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    spaced man spliff  over 4 years ago

    fast forward 20 years: Calvin is a 26-year-old hunk and Roz is, say, a 36-year-old divorcee. Perhaps something will ignite between them, all due to this one Calvinball match.

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    Nun'Ya Bidness™  over 4 years ago

    so, Roslyn got Calvin to do his homework, got him exhausted playing Calvinball, and now he’s able to go to bed without excess struggle, just minor griping (as is normal for most kids).See what mutual respect will get ya?however, I am deeply wounded to know that Calvin and Hobbes is on the last bit of it’s run. ya, me too, hoping that they start over from the beginning again.

    also, anybody heard from our fellow commenter (and Calvin and Hobbes insider) Hobbes?
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    Jules934  over 4 years ago

    Wish I’d a had a Baby Sitter Flag.

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    beentheredonethat  over 4 years ago

    anyone see the Jumble today? here in Ga. its Calvin and his parents. hobbes is on the loose.

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    rickray777  over 4 years ago

    Actually, Calvin, Rosalyn DID say that you could stay up an extra half-hour tonight; IF you behaved yourself and did your homework. Well, guess what? Your extra time is up; and it is indeed time to do what the babysitter says: go inside, and straight to bed!

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    EtzEchad  over 4 years ago

    It’s good to see Roslyn get the upper hand for once.

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