Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis for January 14, 2022

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    BE THIS GUY  4 months ago

    Did Rat get rat-ioed?

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    Concretionist  4 months ago

    Spouse says that people like that “aren’t happy unless they’re stirring the pot.” Neither she nor I cares to spend more than the minimum with them in the vicinity.

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    Храм С.О.Д. (Templo S.U.D. ucraniano)  4 months ago

    I’m not gonna rile up on Rat’s tweet because I don’t have a Twitter account.

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    Wilde Bill  4 months ago

    Why not? We all question your existence.

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    ronaldspence  4 months ago

    please don’t make Rat an influencer, we have enough problems as it is!

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    BasilBruce  4 months ago

    To what end? I, for one, don’t give a rat’s @$$.

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    Johnny Q Premium Member 4 months ago

    Will they lynch someone?

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    TonysSon  4 months ago

    Wait… I thought Rat’s ass was his friend Donnie Donkey.

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    blunebottle  4 months ago

    So then, Rat is actually a Troll.

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    salakfarm Premium Member 4 months ago

    Welcome to social media. Sounds a little like Face—ck and the place for Twits.

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    zekepotato  4 months ago

    Fool’s names and fool’s faces do oft appear in public places! -Poor Richard’s Almanack

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    iggyman  4 months ago

    I knew a guy that would do that and enjoy the results! Not cool.

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    Caldonia  4 months ago

    Those guys are going to forget what Rat said whenever someone writes something stupider—and someone will. Soon.

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    jessie d. Premium Member 4 months ago

    drop the Meta aka meathead obsession.

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    Troglodyte  4 months ago

    You have lots of like-minded “friends” in social media, Rat…unfortunately.

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    RobinHood  4 months ago

    Rat must be a commentor over at Prickly City.

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    MayCauseBurns  4 months ago

    All that I know about Twitter I have learned against my will.

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    Kayak_Brian  4 months ago

    Funny how some people will say “I’ll never go to Twitter because it’s all so negative.” and then come here and comment something scummy about someone in a round office or holding a wooden hammer…on a comic strip. (shrugs shoulders)

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    cdward  4 months ago

    I have sat on many a board where there was always that one person who seemed to thrive on stirring the pot. Not to achieve anything of substance, just to get everyone riled up. I even went to seminars on how to minimize the effect those folks had on boards. This behavior is not new to social media, just amplified by it.

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    Brass Orchid Premium Member 4 months ago

    Now, just find a way to monetize all that success.

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    wilhemenacooker  4 months ago

    Twitter is for Twits™

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    Ellis97  4 months ago

    Rat’s hasn’t been the most sociable animal since Pig’s sister broke up with him.

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    Count Olaf Premium Member 4 months ago

    Rat is my kind of guy. And I don’t even have Twitter but I make do with what I have.

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    DrDavy2000  4 months ago

    This country used to be more sanguine in our conversation. When I look at our debate these days, I see an ex-sanguine nation.

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    Steverino Premium Member 4 months ago

    Idle hands are the Devil’s playground.

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    Chris  4 months ago

    too late! :D

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    YippiKiAyMofo  4 months ago

    Some people just wanna watch the world burn!

    Rat’s bringing hot dogs and marshmallows!

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    WCraft Premium Member 4 months ago

    You want to get people riled up? Go over to the political cartoons and post some conservative comments…

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    aerotica69  4 months ago

    The Zen of Twitter, explained in four panels.

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    awgarrett  4 months ago

    Since I hang out here, but not on Twitter, does that make me only half crazy?

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    Zebrastripes  4 months ago

    He’s not happy unless he stirring the pot….lol

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    Spence12 Premium Member 4 months ago

    I’m pretty sure now all controversial subjects are censored now. Twitter’s biggest mistake was to oust Trump. Without him there, they have far less to go berserk about.

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    Convicted Pedant  4 months ago

    Goat’s gonna rat him out.

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    Goat from PBS  4 months ago

    Question everything, like what would the would be like without everyone all riled up?

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    Rat must be posting on FUNKY WINKERBEAN,which has more haters than any comic strip alive.

    In other news,Amy Schneider resigns from JEOPARDY,saying she’s getting bored with all that winning.

    Seeking a new challenge,she announced her intention to swim the English Channel upside down.

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    donwestonmysteries  4 months ago

    Rat is what is known as a Troll on social media.

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    KEA  4 months ago

    It’s really odd what will evoke a big response on Twitter sometimes

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    zeexenon  4 months ago

    My guess: He’s Living the Life of Riley.

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    raybarb44  4 months ago

    Mission accomplished…..

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    Buoy  4 months ago

    I probably wouldn’t be friends with rat, but stirring the pot is actually beneficial.

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    falcon_370f  4 months ago

    Applause from Oscar the Grouch

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    willie_mctell  4 months ago

    His work is done. For now.

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    PaintTheDust  4 months ago

    Big picture thinker, that’s what Goat is. Moderns hate that.

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    eddi_tbh  4 months ago

    Some people just want to watch smoke come out of other people’s ears. Letting the world burn is just a side gig.

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    Sisyphos  4 months ago

    Rat is all twitterpated! The Twitter if filled with sewer rats, so it’s no surprise Rat finds it congenial….

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    DaBump Premium Member 4 months ago

    Try going on Facebook and posting pictures with captions that sound like a challenge but are actually very easy.

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    Swirls Before Pine  4 months ago

    Trump to a T.

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    Seeker149 Premium Member 4 months ago

    It is possible to utilize the tools of trolling for a positive purpose. When you provide the right kind of cognitive dissonance, the subsequent resolution can yield new levels of enlightenment.

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