Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for January 16, 2022

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    BE THIS GUY  5 months ago

    One of them is going to have a good night’s sleep. The other one is going to have some happy memories.

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    Sugar Bombs 95  5 months ago

    Calvin actually having a wholesome moment with his mom? Is this even the same comic?!

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    eastern.woods.metal  5 months ago

    No parent can outlast a 6 year old.I speak from experience

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    codycab  5 months ago

    Remember when we played with our own mothers? Mine, unfortunately passed away last summer. T_T

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    dadthedawg  5 months ago

    Tickle me Elmo…..

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    Baarorso  5 months ago

    Mom, you NEVER wind Calvin up for ANY reason. You ought to know that by now. He’s wound up enough already.;D

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    legaleagle48  5 months ago

    And people wonder whether Calvin’s parents love him!

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    lalapalooza  5 months ago

    that was fun!

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    in.amongst  5 months ago

    Sweet dreams, Mom! You need ’em.

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    PaulAbbott2  5 months ago

    Rare to see Calvin’s parents playing with him.

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    whahoppened  5 months ago

    Enjoy it, Calvin. It may never happen again.

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    orinoco womble  5 months ago

    I remember getting a kid too wound up to sleep once. Did it on purpose, too, having put up with the little “angel” for a week. Thought I’d let mummy deal with her darling and see how much fun it was.

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    Bilan  5 months ago

    Never . . . NEVER . . . try to outlast a 6 year old kid that eats Sugar Bombs.

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    jvo  5 months ago

    There is NO defence against mum tickles, she knows all the spots. :D

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    The Reader Premium Member 5 months ago

    Better call Rosalyn.

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    'IndyMan'  5 months ago

    WOW……….’Calvin’s’ Mom, doing something besides yelling at him….something to see ! ! ! !

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    Calvinist1966  5 months ago

    This is certainly a wonderful Calvin and Hobbes strip. It’s very good to see Mom and Calvin having fun together although it does backfire on Mom as she puts herself to sleep rather than Calvin.

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    Dobby53 Premium Member 5 months ago

    Me and my cats.

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    hagarthehorrible  5 months ago

    Loads of quality time with the kid has taken its toll on mom. Dad did miss the bus, I guess.

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    Prey  5 months ago

    Get him a hamster wheel – a BIG hamster wheel fitted with a generator.

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    hardwickd  5 months ago

    Been there, done that – on both sides of the equation… Good times.

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    sophieloeffler  5 months ago

    Everyone with kids can relate to this ♥️♥️♥️♥️

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    vaughnrl2003 Premium Member 5 months ago

    Oddly enough, that’s what happens when I play with my dogs. I’m tired and they’re hungry.

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    USlackr  Premium Member 5 months ago

    Kids get the energy from their parents. They just take it

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    morningglory61 Premium Member 5 months ago

    I remember this one, still very enjoyable to see again.

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    jrankin1959  5 months ago

    Nice to see Calvin actually being a kid, instead of a junior dictator…

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    A Hip loving Canadian...  5 months ago

    Nothing wrong with a little cat nap and Mom is curled just like Hobbes.

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    WCraft Premium Member 5 months ago

    Should not have let him have that 4th bowl of Chocolate Frosted Sugar Bombs cereal as a bedtime snack.

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    hoffquotes2  5 months ago

    Great moment. Normally we see Calvin’s Mom mad at him for various Calvin moments

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    klapre  5 months ago

    Energy is wasted on the Young. Apologies to George Bernard Shaw.

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    Cincoflex  5 months ago

    Mom curls up the same way Hobbes does!

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    Brent Rosenthal Premium Member 5 months ago

    It’s the first time we’ve actually seen one of Calvin‘s parents positively engage with him. They only have themselves to blame for his behavior which is obviously to get their attention

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    hornacek  5 months ago

    We rarely get to see Calvin and his mom playing together, so this was nice.

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    mistercatworks  5 months ago

    Either way, she got a break out of it.

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    Holden Awn  5 months ago

    Thinking that mom needed to be put to bed was dad’s mistake that resulted in Calvin.

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    wiley207  5 months ago

    To GoComics, don’t forget that there’s still a sabbatical Sunday strip you missed one week, before the “new” comics are supposed to resume at the end of this month. But besides that, in this strip at least here they actually mean well, compared to when Calvin attempted a similar stunt in 1993… https://www.gocomics.com/calvinandhobbes/1993/04/25

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    kartis  5 months ago

    This is often the way it worked out for us too. Good times.

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    Camiyami  5 months ago

    It’s so nice to see this side of Calvin’s mom instead of always in a reactionary one.

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    BiggerNate91  5 months ago

    Do people not get it? It may seem like a wholesome moment with Calvin and his mom, but the last panel proves it was all a ploy to tire Calvin out to get him to go to bed.

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    gopogogo Premium Member 5 months ago

    Anyone notice the “ack” in the first panel? Could Bill the Cat be lurking nearby?

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    Stephen Gilberg  5 months ago

    This is as cute as C&H gets without Hobbes.

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    Dr_Fogg  5 months ago

    been there too. I miss the little ones. Now they’re grown and moved away. :-(

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    jasonsnakelover  5 months ago

    They’ve had this one before.

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    M2MM  5 months ago

    My mother would colour with us, but that’s the only memory I have of “Playing” with her.

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    pixiekitten Premium Member 5 months ago

    Most wholesome C+H ever <3

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    Laurie Stoker Premium Member 5 months ago

    This one is probably the best one I have ever seen! So much joy!

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