Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis for August 14, 2021

  1. Img 0910
    BE THIS GUY  about 1 year ago

    Another reason not to return to the office.

     •  Reply
  2. Ding a ling
    BasilBruce  about 1 year ago

    So, the questionnaire requires him to describe a problem, and then provide his own solution.

    Someone, somewhere, is getting paid to do nothing.

     •  Reply
  3. Cane immagine animata 0071
    Renatus Profuturus Frigeridus Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Pig has an unsocial nature.

     •  Reply
  4. 290px wow signal
    ImDaRealAni  about 1 year ago

    True solution is to become a full time internet troll like me! (/HJ)

     •  Reply
  5. Plsa button
    Richard S Russell Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Describe a problem in your life:

    Other people

    (coulda quit there)

     •  Reply
  6. Brain guy dancing hg clr
    Concretionist  about 1 year ago

    The better answer is to address WHY YOU LET other people make you feel bad. There’s nothing in it for you, ever.

     •  Reply
  7. Badger 4 360
    sirbadger  about 1 year ago

    Unless you live with rat. Then leaving home may be your best option.

     •  Reply
  8. 8d4e8ad6 4494 4665 8009 edd51c3035f8
    Храм С.О.Д. (Templo S.U.D. ucraniano)  about 1 year ago

    sure, Pig

     •  Reply
  9. Crazyforkedindianpalmsquirrel max 1mb
    B UTTONS  about 1 year ago

    Cancel all social media accounts; then trick your rat roommate to Airbnb with the Crocs.

     •  Reply
  10. Noodleman 2  2
    Cornelius Noodleman  about 1 year ago

    Punch ’em in the nose!

     •  Reply
  11. Egil skallagrimsson
    Kveldulf  about 1 year ago

    Other people sometimes make me feel bad about other people. I can manage making me feel bad about myself by myself.

     •  Reply
  12. Eveningledger connie
    Johnny Q Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Make them feel twice as bad about THEMSELVES!

     •  Reply
  13. Missing large
    catmom1360 Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Sounds ok to me.

     •  Reply
  14. 45732a
    Sanspareil  about 1 year ago

    No one can make you feel bad about yourself without your permission!!

    So go to those people and say:

    “I have come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass, and I’m all out of bubblegum!”

     •  Reply
  15. Mrpeabodyboysherman
    iggyman  about 1 year ago

    Where headphones and listen to music and you won’t hear what others say and go on your merry way!

     •  Reply
  16. 6bb13e58 cb3c 48af a666 62de44194956
    Pgalden1 Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Oh Pig Alone at home leaves you with your thought pest critic. The Best Answer is to help someone else. Notice if someone seems to be struggling, and ASK if there is a way you can help. If they say no, that’s OK Pig…walk on looking for another opportunity

     •  Reply
  17. Printscreen 2
    me_the_polish_gull  about 1 year ago

    But why, if Rat stayes with you? ;-)

     •  Reply
  18. Photo
    AndreasMartin  about 1 year ago

    Buy VR set, ignore world.Let Rat handle the rest.

     •  Reply
  19. Avatar 2475
    Troglodyte  about 1 year ago

    Pig is the poster boy for the pandemic!

     •  Reply
  20. Missing large
    juicebruce  about 1 year ago

    Pig stop taking the Debbie Downer pills !

     •  Reply
  21. Major matt mason315
    Major Matt Mason Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Ink-stained wretch.

     •  Reply
  22. Cornfed
    cornshell  about 1 year ago

    Nowadays, people can make you feel bad about yourself without you leaving home.

     •  Reply
  23. Missing large
    jama7378  about 1 year ago

    Stay home, but find a meeting online at emotions anonymous.org All the things that hurt you are against our meeting rules!

     •  Reply
  24. Thumbnail img 0108
    Jeffin Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Pig has an inking problem. Take twelve steps away from the pen, Pig.

     •  Reply
  25. B3710640 48e0 4fbd ac6f 162c3ba7fae0
    Zebrastripes  about 1 year ago

    Running from your fears doesn’t solve them….

     •  Reply
  26. Boston
    MS72  about 1 year ago

    Let the delivery guys take all the risks. Brilliant!

     •  Reply
  27. Magnet m
    Ellis97  about 1 year ago

    There are times where I just want to stay inside my house with a lovely woman by my side. But that ain’t happening.

     •  Reply
  28. Image
    Lenavid  about 1 year ago

    A good idea during all the Covid pandemics. Stock up for the Falls: both Autumn AND Collapse!

     •  Reply
  29. Missing large
    uniquename  about 1 year ago

    The opposite is true. You’d be better off staying off-line and taking a walk.

     •  Reply
  30. Gentbear3b1a
    Gent  about 1 year ago

    Never leave home? Sounds like them covid lockdowns, Pig.

     •  Reply
  31. Dk
    kunddog  about 1 year ago

    NRA solution buy lots of firearms .

     •  Reply
  32. 96480   copy  2
    Goat from PBS  about 1 year ago

    If you’re not gonna leave home, Pig, you should also disconnect your Wi-fi. The internet is full of…. people who may make you feel bad about yourself.

     •  Reply
  33. Pirate63
    Linguist  about 1 year ago

    Poor Pig needs a hug & cuddle.

     •  Reply
  34. 96c0271d a3e0 4adc 884f efa8a92bd806
    Skippy the Magnificent  about 1 year ago

    People today are WAY too thin skinned.

     •  Reply
  35. Missing large
    raybarb44  about 1 year ago

    Solves one problem but the solution creates an even bigger problem. What’s now left in your life?…..

     •  Reply
  36. 210408 doc w
    walstib  about 1 year ago

    P. Simon: ♪ “I am a rock, I am an island. And a rock feels no pain, and an island never cries.” ♪

     •  Reply
  37. Atheism 007
    Michael G.  about 1 year ago

    At least he didn’t choose “murder spree”.

     •  Reply
  38. Aoh14gihmiai6zptchf2goyoj0ustxhzrae8mjgwolxr
    ElwoodP  about 1 year ago

    At my old job we had to do “self reviews”. I always pointed out that while I might not be the best engineer in the world but I certainly was one of the top three. Regarding Pig’s situation I believe that most folks actually know what’s wrong with them…but refuse to recognize that knowledge or just don’t want to make the effort to change.

     •  Reply
  39. Cave cat
    CaveCat87  about 1 year ago

    My dad says that the problem is that too many people don’t have any common sense; that’s why they don’t have the clarity to try to solve these problems by themselves.

     •  Reply
  40. Missing large
    christelisbetty  about 1 year ago

    Day 45 of being without a car. Trust me Pig, it gets REALLY old.I’m longing to go back to just needing a mask, to go shopping.

     •  Reply
  41. Img 1610
    WCraft Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Not a proper solution. Resolve to stay off of social media, instead.

     •  Reply
  42. Missing large
    rfleisch1  about 1 year ago

    This is the introvert’s view of COVID isolation. It solves a lot of daily problems when you don’t have to interact with anyone!

     •  Reply
  43. Profilepic yellowwarbler
    Squoop Premium Member about 1 year ago

    At first I thought it was a list, with “other people” the first item, and was thinking me too!

     •  Reply
  44. Kay 053021
    kaycstamper  about 1 year ago

    Rat’s solution would be to beat them with a bat.

     •  Reply
  45. Naruto gifs 2
    NWdryad  about 1 year ago

    I don’t need other people to make me feel bad about myself. I do a pretty good job of it.

     •  Reply
  46. Nowyoulisten
    zeexenon  about 1 year ago

    Went out yesterday. The only one’s masked were behind the Pharmacy counter. And me. Denial, not just an Egyptian river.

     •  Reply
  47. Unnamed
    smorbie the great and beautiful  about 1 year ago

    I love surveys and questionnaires. They give me a chance to be creative.

     •  Reply
  48. 15835586090312677055625894975171
    Boxo croco is gonna change his profile  about 1 year ago

    What about rat

     •  Reply
  49. Calvplay   2
    Mentor397  about 1 year ago

    This is my solution to everything.

     •  Reply
  50. Bluedog
    Bilan  about 1 year ago

    Staying home full-time with Rat would make anybody feel worse.

     •  Reply
  51. Hellcat
    knight1192a  about 1 year ago

    You forgot the “and kick Rat out” part

     •  Reply
  52. Thinker
    Sisyphos  about 1 year ago

    Pig seems to meet all the requirements for becoming a professional Recluse….

     •  Reply
  53. Missing large
    jdsven  about 1 year ago

    No. Because then they’ll just make you feel bad about yourself over the internet.

     •  Reply
Sign in to comment

More From Pearls Before Swine