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Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis for June 17, 2013

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    bahramthered  over 8 years ago

    Rat the great champion of dictating how others should live at it again.

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    legaleagle48  over 8 years ago

    Well, he’s got a point. I’d probably get a lot more done at work if it weren’t for that pesky Internet (that, and my boss interrupting me to rant for 20 minutes about something that she’s just read on the Internet that she doesn’t like!).

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    Bilan  over 8 years ago

    Entertainment? It’s those pop-up ads that get in the way of my work.

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    margueritem  over 8 years ago

    I do intend to go and watch one YouTube video, and 2 hours later…

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    blunebottle  over 8 years ago

    Yeah, I know how hard it is to stay focussed on work when I’ve got all these comments to read on GoComics…..

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    SusanSunshine Premium Member over 8 years ago

    How dare they put the internet in front of my day?

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    SusanSunshine Premium Member over 8 years ago

    And Six … me too!

    Dunno about across the pond.but over here, they’re trying more and more to limit data use…They try to bribe you into accepting fewer hours of internet usage by offering unlimited talk and text….Excuse me? Do they think I have a smartphone for calling people?

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    finale  over 8 years ago

    I NEVER use the Internet.

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    Sisyphos  over 8 years ago

    Research never ends. That’s why scientists need endless government grants and why some of us never get our actual work done! So let’s blame it all on the Internet, ’cause that makes us feel better about ourselves….

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    Sherlock Watson  over 8 years ago

    You have to wonder just what was keeping Rat’s interest for three whole days. I’ve never seen any porn that good.

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    Sherlock Watson  over 8 years ago

    There’s a text-only browser called Lynx, which is really helpful if you just want to get information without having to download a bunch of distracting graphics.

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    lecrenb  over 8 years ago

    Sure works great on this site…

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    hariseldon59  over 8 years ago

    “Oh, they have the internet on computers now.” – Homer Simpson

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    unca jim  over 8 years ago

    Homer; “Hmmmmm….it says next, press any key. ‘Any’ key, ‘any’ key..where’s the ‘any’ key??”

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    tbritt99  over 8 years ago

    I’m overqualified for my job and usually get done my work way ahead of schedule. i’d go nuts if not for some internet diversion.

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    Number Three  over 8 years ago

    I agree with Goat on this one…

    Internet distracts me a lot too.

    LOL xxx

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    codedaddy  over 8 years ago

    The internet, like the printing press, is an incomparable window to knowledge, one of revolutionary impact on the elevation of man. While the need to be selective is important, it is incredible to me that someone, apparently proud of their ignorance, would boast that they never use it (as did an earlier poster).

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    Yontrop  over 8 years ago

    “Three days” Is that all?

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    RuinQueenofOblivion  about 4 years ago

    Here’s a sort of strange irony, I’m reading this comic when I should be writing, so a comic about how the internet can keep you from working is keeping me from working.

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