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Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for November 08, 2019

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    BE THIS GUY Premium Member 5 days ago

    Problem is there aren’t enough tigers to eat all of them.

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    TEMPLO S.U.D.  5 days ago

    ask a serious question, get hilarious(?) answer

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    Sugar Bombs 95  5 days ago

    Hobbes often makes me wonder…if animals could talk, would they be as egotistical about their respective species as we are?

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    The Calvinosaurus That Calvin Wanted To Discover  5 days ago

    Calvin better stay awake for the rest of the night.

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    Charliegirl Premium Member 5 days ago

    My very favorite cartoon strip ever!!

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    Kaputnik  5 days ago

    Purpose is overrated.

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    codycab  5 days ago

    Hobbes has the best answers.

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    222jo  5 days ago

    This gets a ‘love’ for Hobbes’s cheesy grin at least.

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    Liverlips McCracken Premium Member 5 days ago

    As part of your training, Calvin, to be the greatest spy hero of all time, you must learn to sleep with one eye open.

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    jayendra1977  5 days ago

    What a question! Simple yet not a lot of folks ask themselves this question.

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    bluram  5 days ago

    Sorry Hobbes, Calvin isn’t even big enough to make a decent snack.

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    dave1960  5 days ago

    I think the point is “Let sleeping tigers lie” as Hobbes was asleep in the first panel…

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    robertolopezuk  5 days ago

    That’s as good a reason as any.

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    Alexander the Good Enough  5 days ago

    One of the 10 (or so…) all-time classics. Darn near killed me laughing when it was first published, and it’s still good for a laugh.

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    Watcher  5 days ago

    Hobbes would only eat you when the Tuna runs out Calvin.

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    jpayne4040  5 days ago

    So much for sleeping tonight, Calvin!

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    Carolyn Saunders  5 days ago

    Hobbes knows just how to shut Calvin up

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    soozewarren  5 days ago

    I absolutely love Hobbs’ expression in 3rd panel. it’s one I try to make myself

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    Comic Man X  5 days ago

    Stay awake so you don’t get eaten by Hobbes, Calvin….

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    Troglodyte  5 days ago

    Luckily, for the most part, tigers have better taste.

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    Doug Taylor Premium Member 5 days ago

    The aliens put us here because no one else wanted us.

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    tripwire45  5 days ago

    In panel three, shouldn’t those teeth be much sharper?

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    Aaberon  5 days ago

    Panel 3: look at Calvin’s cute little eye nose.

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    LeeCox  5 days ago

    Not cool or funny, Hobbes!

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    A Hip loving Canadian...  5 days ago

    Today’s lesson: Some questions are not worth asking.

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    Petey Premium Member 5 days ago

    Today’s strip is too cute for words.

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    marilynnbyerly  5 days ago

    Humans created the slow food movement long before the current version.

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    rshive  5 days ago

    Tigers sure aren’t vegans, you know.

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    KEA  5 days ago

    To decrease entropy locally

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    BiggerNate91  5 days ago

    In a future strip (spoilers):

    Calvin: “I ask you, as a tiger, what is our purpose? Why are we here?”

    Hobbes: “We’re here to devour each other alive.”

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    The Wolf In Your Midst  5 days ago

    “I tell you, we are here on Earth to fart around, and don’t let anybody tell you different.” – Kurt Vonnegut

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    johnschutt  5 days ago

    Westminster Shorter Catechism Question 1Q: What is the chief end of man?A: Man’s chief end is to glorify God, and to enjoy him forever.

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    DondiDoo  5 days ago

    The Earth is where God puts all the crazy people.

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    yipp_eeee  5 days ago

    Survival of the hungriest.

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    Snoots  5 days ago

    Bwahahaahahhaa…

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    Mediatech  5 days ago

    We’re here, because we’re here, because we’re here, because we’re here. We’re here, because we’re here, because we’re here, because we’re here.

    (soldier’s song from World War I, tune of Auld Lang Syne)

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    WCraft Premium Member 5 days ago

    Something about which we should all ponder.

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    Calvinist1966  5 days ago

    Today’s strip may be unique in that it has four panels but uses the punchline in the second panel. Some other four-panel strips have used the punchline in the third panel and the reaction in the fourth panel but this one has used the last two panels to show the reaction to the punchline.

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    bobdingus  5 days ago

    https://youtu.be/j2VmYQTgWHE

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    ComicMaddy  5 days ago

    And here I was thinking that the purpose was “pass butter”.

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    Lightpainter  5 days ago

    Hobbes’ statement is flawed, at least in terms of eating Calvin.Hobbes has stated that “ little boys don’t smell good”. When has a cat EVER eaten something that didn’t smell good ? As for Calvin’s parents…they might need to sleep with one eye open.

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    Stephen Gilberg  5 days ago

    I don’t buy it. Humans are hardly the easiest prey for tigers and, in fact, do more than any other species to endanger tigers.

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    JustMe  5 days ago

    Hobbes never disappoints :0)

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    AMBER1  5 days ago

    You have to ask didn’t you, Calvin?

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    Ka`ōnōhi`ula`okahōkūmiomio`ehiku Premium Member 5 days ago

    Love that Hobbes grin.

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    rentier  5 days ago

    Worm food!! We shouldn’t think about this!!

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    hagarthehorrible  5 days ago

    That’s a frightening insinuation for a six year old boy.

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    alisoncoad  5 days ago

    I have the first two panels of this ’strip on the wall in my stairwell, right below a NatGeo poster of, you guessed it, a tiger….

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    MabellineB  5 days ago

    I love Hobbes,, that toothy smile, love it ! burst out laughing at this one!!

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    Concretionist  5 days ago

    It’s simple: My purpose is to figure out what my purpose is. Looks like a lifetime job.

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    judnyq157  5 days ago

    reprint

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    sperry532  5 days ago

    Sleep well, Calvin. heh…heh…heh.

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    fix-n-fly  5 days ago

    Good one Hobbes!

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    Night-Gaunt49  5 days ago

    Not true. Only injured tigers who cannot hunt normally become human killers.

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    Andrew Sleeth Premium Member 5 days ago

    He’s right, you know. Every day, I thank my lucky stars my cat is only 12 pounds.

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    RonBerg13 Premium Member 4 days ago

    Quo vadis?

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    einarbt  3 days ago

    Typical arrogant human question. Thank you Hobbes for putting Calvin (humans) in their place.

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