Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis for May 24, 2021

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    BE THIS GUY  over 1 year ago

    Irregardless of what Rat says, you make sense, Pig.

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    ImDaRealAni  over 1 year ago

    Intelligent people ignore.

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    BasilBruce  over 1 year ago

    Does it ever occur to Pig that it would be more practical to wear his message on a T-shirt than to stand behind a box all day?

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    [Unnamed Reader - c91c61]  over 1 year ago

    I could care less, but I don’t see how.

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    sirbadger  over 1 year ago

    It depends on what message pig is trying to convey. Maybe he does care.

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    Храм С.О.Д. (Templo S.U.D. ucraniano)  over 1 year ago

    well done, Rat

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    tudza Premium Member over 1 year ago

    I could care less, but it will cost you.

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    Concretionist  over 1 year ago

    I could care less about this particular strip. But it would take more effort than it’s worth to do that…

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    Renatus Profuturus Frigeridus Premium Member over 1 year ago

    “I don’t care, 2 you?” How Melania teaches.

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    ronaldspence  over 1 year ago

    Hey Rat! Go back under the bridge you troll!

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    dadoctah  over 1 year ago

    Rat has an irony deficiency.

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    Frog-on-a-Log Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Rat as the voice of reason, will wonders ever cease?

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    hariseldon59  over 1 year ago

    For once I agree with Rat,

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    carlosrivers  over 1 year ago

    I COULD care less, but I choose not to;)

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    The Old Wolf  over 1 year ago
    ♫♪♪ I hate these word crimes ♫♪♪
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    Procat Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Rat as the grammar police, will he be wearing a helmet and spandex biking short soon?

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    iggyman  over 1 year ago

    Is it Winston tastes good like a cigarette should, or AS a cigarette should? An English teachers debate in high school? Long ago! I have not smoked since 1983 BTW!

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    Breadboard  over 1 year ago

    Pastis must be reading the T-Shirt ads on GoComics !

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    Kayak_Brian  over 1 year ago

    Caring is painful.

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    Ellis97  over 1 year ago

    All he did was correct your grammar.

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    Zebrastripes  over 1 year ago

    PIG is right! He still cares!

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    Lee26 Premium Member over 1 year ago

    I couldn’t care less, but I could care more?

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    gingerspike88  over 1 year ago

    George Carlin : Some words are fun. Words like “flammable”… “flammable”, “inflammable” and “nonflammable”. Why are there three? Does it seem to you as though two words ought to be able to handle that idea? I mean, either the thing flams or it doesn’t flam.

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    MitmanArt  over 1 year ago

    Oh, so much this! Drives me nuts when people don’t think through what they’re saying.

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    Goat from PBS  over 1 year ago

    No matter the expression, it makes sense to me.

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    uniquename  over 1 year ago

    Well, he could care more what other people think too.

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    jel354  over 1 year ago

    With Pig, it is almost never a misspeak or a typo.

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    Craig McCreary  over 1 year ago

    Well, I could care less… just not much less.

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    raybarb44  over 1 year ago

    Never regret that you care……

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    Greyhame  over 1 year ago

    In Sarcastic, this is proper usage. I speak fluent Sarcastic.

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    CitizenKing  over 1 year ago

    Just like bumper stickers and T shirts, if you don’t care what people think you wouldn’t bother plastering the message everywhere.

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    Mr. Snuffles  over 1 year ago

    This strip is kind of pun strip, but not really

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    The One follower   over 1 year ago

    Well, Pig is just too naiive.

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    johndifool  over 1 year ago

    I could of cared less.

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    christelisbetty  over 1 year ago

    If I could care less, no one would know that I did care less, because I wouldn’t care enough to talk about it. Some one should tell Pastis about printed T-shirts. Wearing your message is much easier than dragging around big boxes w/signs.

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    WCraft Premium Member over 1 year ago

    Irregardless… being a grammar corrector is a tough road to hoe…

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    codedaddy  over 1 year ago

    If you could care less then clearly you care more. But more than what?

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    donwestonmysteries  over 1 year ago

    People misuse this saying all the time. And Pig, you didn’t have to change the sign and it would have nearly the same meaning.

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    Phydeux  over 1 year ago

    That was careless.

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    thewizofaz  over 1 year ago

    But would it count in a game of Scrabble?

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    DondiDoo  over 1 year ago

    I could care less, but I’m an under achiever.

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    zeexenon  over 1 year ago

    That’s why Social Distancing is so wonderful and I’m going to miss it.

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    mwksix  over 1 year ago

    A victim of the Oxford Apostrophe…

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    Troglodyte  over 1 year ago

    I couldn’t care less what Rat thinks, more or less.

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    COL Crash  over 1 year ago

    I know Pig. I feel the same way and it stops me from doing what I know I have to do.

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    Thinkingblade  over 1 year ago

    Sometimes it takes some effort to not be able to care less about what someone else thinks.

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    wolfboy oz boy  over 1 year ago

    you should care

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    Cactus-Pete  over 1 year ago

    So Rat was wrong because Pig’s sign says that he does care.

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    Sailor46 USN 65-95  over 1 year ago

    Well, I could care less, but I don’t.

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    SlothieBoi  over 1 year ago

    Товарищи, как у вас сегодня дела? Tysm google translate. (It translates into ‘Comrades, how are you today?’)

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    Bilan  over 1 year ago

    Saying that you couldn’t care less is oxymoronic. If you’re bothering to say it, you care.

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    Sisyphos  over 1 year ago

    It’s true, Rat. Pig’s English is not so good.

    But he has multitudes of company. So who really cares (other than we, the Few, the Proud, the Grammar Police)?

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    TIMH  over 1 year ago

    An old coworker had the perfect response to someone saying, “I could care less”…“I could agree with you more”.

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    Ceeg22 Premium Member over 1 year ago

    If he Couldn’t care less there would be no point in making a sign

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    comics guy 47  over 1 year ago

    Redoubtable should mean “capable of being doubted a second time”… but it doesn’t.

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    PBS1!  over 1 year ago

    I think when I was a little kid, I heard people say “I could care less” and thought “Huh?”

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