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Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for July 15, 2019

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    KA7DRE Premium Member 9 months ago

    Calvin can always throw his Dad’s camera in the lake again !

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    codycab  9 months ago

    Another thing where Dad says “It builds character.”

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    retrocool  9 months ago

    oh boy !

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    SHIVA  9 months ago

    As long as he doesn’t try to move the car again!!!

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    Renatus Profuturus Frigeridus Premium Member 9 months ago

    Someone else have problems reading today strips like PBS ,Clay Jones , Prickly City and others ?

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    Watcher  9 months ago

    Tell Dad the polls will look favorably on him if we go camping on the beach in Hawaii.

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    JohnFarson19  9 months ago

    That which does not kill us only makes us stronger.

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    JudyHendrickson  9 months ago

    hey!!! heres a great idea send calvin to summer camp!! with a brat like this Id say this woud be aREAL vacation!!!

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    Jack Bell Premium Member 9 months ago

    I never understand peoples attitude about camping. When I was a kid; we went camping every summer. Sometimes twice and were always sad when we had to go home. I wish I were camping up in the mountains right now.

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    jpayne4040  9 months ago

    It’ll be better if Dad could choose a week where the weather is not crappy.

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    NeedaChuckle Premium Member 9 months ago

    Schadenfreude. Dad suffers at work all year and now it is his turn to make people suffer.

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    Its just me  9 months ago

    I never could see the point in camping until I became a homeless itinerant, by choice. Slept on the ground until I was attacked by a 1/2 inch caterpillar.

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    Smokie  9 months ago

    We grew up very poor. Dad took us on camping vacations every summer. My mom could bake a cake on a campfire. Best memories ever. Then I took my kids camping. They complained about everything. My grand kids think that everyone vacations at Disneyworld. Now I am retired and Hubby and I camp without them.

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    DanFlak  9 months ago

    Misery loves company. Alas, company seldom likes misery.

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    YippiKiAyMofo  9 months ago

    Turnabout is fairplay, after all.

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    aerotica69  9 months ago

    Thank goodness everyone in my family preferred sleeping in real beds while on vacation.

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    rshive  9 months ago

    My parents (and we children with them) took the same trip every year from when I was 2 until I graduated from college. We called it “vacation”. Can’t say that I ever begrudged them that. After all, we had the whole summer to play with our friends. After that they did the same trip at the same time every year until they were physically unable to do it. My parents are long dead, and the parents of the family we did it with (a high school pal of my Dad’s) are now in their mid-nineties. I still remember back to those very early days with pleasure.

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    Tentoes  9 months ago

    My parents’ idea of vacation was to get in the car, drive like mad to a relative’s house, sit in their living room for a week, then drive like mad home. It was pretty fun when I was younger and we’d take the train to Tulsa.

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    comixbomix  9 months ago

    I dunno…seems like just the sort of vacation an ‘outdoor-adventurer’ kind of kid like Calvin would enjoy…plus, tigers hunt in the wild.

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    Diat60  9 months ago

    Thank heavens Hobbes isn’t getting left behind this time.

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    BiggerNate91  9 months ago

    Hey Calvin, remember the first time you went camping, how excited you were…?

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    phoenixnyc  9 months ago

    I’m with Calvin on this one. Maybe it’s because I live alone, but a vacation for me is one where I don’t have to do all the things I do at home, like my own cooking, cleaning, etc.

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    wingrest  9 months ago

    next year just send Calvin to a two week camp by himself. comfort for all

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    Mediatech  9 months ago

    Look at it as practice for when you get drafted.

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    zeexenon  9 months ago

    Hey, kid, this is Uncle Tom down in my cabin, pull my finger.

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    Bacon’s revenge   9 months ago

    Yep, welcome to the car a doom.

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    Bacon’s revenge   9 months ago

    Just throw the camera into the lake again

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    Bacon’s revenge   9 months ago

    Or burn his bag in the fire

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    Martin 78  9 months ago

    Last time I camped, my wife and I slept in a doubled sleeping bag on the hood of her 73 Mustang fastback. Cleaned up in the creek ( 55*) Dined on Spam and baked beans. Great 3 days. Prefer at least a Motel 6, now. Too old for that cr…..

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    formathe  9 months ago

    my dads idea of a holiday was a weekend away at his brothers in St. Catherine’s and he would drink there rather than home. they had no kids so we just sat around. Fun. Wow.

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    Concretionist  9 months ago

    I always hated going camping. Until we got there, then it was a lot of fun. But:

    1: I had several sibs in my age range to play with and sometimes even a human best friend.

    2: My dad didn’t like fishing, but he did like hiking and plant ID, and I did (and do) like those things.

    3: My mom, who had every right to dislike camping: All the same tasks as at home, but with a lot more difficulty — tolerated it quite well, and continued to turn out great food in great quantity. And it always tasted better after a long afternoon building a rock dam in the creek, or a good hike up the rocky slopes, and a great slide back down. (We did go through tennies like Wimpy went through burgers… because there wasn’t enough budget to afford to go through leather shoe soles.)

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    pcmcdonald  9 months ago

    The Tiger needs to run.

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    hagarthehorrible  9 months ago

    Rocks mountains and flora and fauna is much better than the idiot box, Calvin. You will understand when you grow up.

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