Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis for June 17, 2014

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    gocomics  almost 8 years ago

    Return of the gophers!!! http://pearls-before-swine-bc.wikia.com/wiki/Gophers

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    Three Steps Over Japan  almost 8 years ago

    “Here’s your rocks back.”

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    Sherlock Watson  almost 8 years ago

    Today’s background music: “I’m Alright” by Kenny Loggins.

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    Bilan  almost 8 years ago

    Rat, you should not have used the Stihl’s operating manual as one of the books.

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    dadoctah  almost 8 years ago

    This probably won’t occur to him since gophers and rats are so closely related, but instead of putting rocks over each of the holes, he should have sent a snake down each one.

    Or a ferret, if that’s legal where you live.

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    hitman4cookies  almost 8 years ago

    Get Carl Spackler to help.

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    juicebruce  almost 8 years ago

    Next time Rat put several lit road flares in the holes before covering. Good old car-mon, kills them every time !

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    Sisyphos  almost 8 years ago

    No one else wonders where the gophers got the chainsaw?

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    Linda Pearson  almost 8 years ago

    When it comes to Pastis, I believe we are better off not knowing. But he sure does have a good sense of humor!

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    guxdude  almost 8 years ago

    You could always fill all the holes with dyunamite like Bill Murray did in Caddyshack. :o

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    felinefan55 Premium Member almost 8 years ago

    Some golf tournament is near where I live. On Friday’s extra edition it had the gopher from “Caddyshack” & the line “That kangaroo just stole my ball”! lol

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    Carl Rennhack Premium Member almost 8 years ago

    Once more Rat gets his rocks off!

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    Ermine Notyours  almost 8 years ago

    I “saw” this coming, or should have.

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    Happy, happy, happy!!! Premium Member almost 8 years ago

    Check out the last couple of days of Gentle Creatureshttp://www.gocomics.com/gentle-creatures/2014/06/16#.U6BUxNq9KSM

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    foxsinger Premium Member almost 8 years ago

    I watched gophers pull down a 6 foot sunflower, inch by inch, until only the flower was left on the surface!

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    dzw3030  almost 8 years ago

    Can’t help but won’t hurt Department: Empty your cat’s litter box in the holes. The cat smell will drive the critters away without killing them, so I’m told.

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    Kathy Freeman  almost 8 years ago

    …or a Dachshund..

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    Number Three  almost 8 years ago

    Any more bright ideas, Rat?

    xxx

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    rgcviper  almost 8 years ago

    Anyone else think of the song “Great green globs of greasy, grimy gopher guts” here?

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    Barker62  almost 8 years ago

    With a very active clowder prowling my property I rarely have any damage in the pastures or the lawn around the house any more. What I DO have are deceased offerings left by the driver’s side door of my vehicle or up on the front deck – moles, mice, snakes, birds, gophers, the occasional quail……

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    Elvanion  almost 8 years ago

    Looks like they decided to gopher broke on this one.

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