Phoebe and Her Unicorn by Dana Simpson for January 24, 2022

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    Sugar Bombs 95  7 months ago

    Did one of his moms get a tan or something? I remember her being a lot paler.

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    Averagemoe  7 months ago

    I’m starting to see the value in distinguishing Mom from Mom.

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    codycab  7 months ago

    Moms are great.

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    Antiyonder  7 months ago

    Well with Luz and Amity from The Owl House (I reject any outcome where they don’t get to be together 4ever), I imagine their kid(s) using the Spanish equivalent when addressing Luz and mom for Amity.

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    Храм С.О.Д. (Templo S.U.D. ucraniano)  7 months ago

    Id like to see where this arc is going to lead.

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    ratton8  7 months ago

    This actually does raise a question I have: how do kids with same-sex parents tend to address them? Do they typically call them the same thing, or do they have “Mom” and “Mama” (as examples, and realizing that there’s probably a variety of answers.)

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    Enter.Name.Here  7 months ago

    Why didn’t both moms answer his first question?

    Did he inflect differences in the way he said “mom” to specify which mother he was addressing? Is this the Earth-English version of “I am Groot”?

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    Jungle Empress  7 months ago

    I laughed at this. I love Max and his moms. :D

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    Timmainsson  7 months ago

    Mom in stereo ❤️

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    Newenglandah  7 months ago

    In the strip “AJ and Magnus”, about a boy with two gay fathers, one of them is “Dad” while the other is “Pop”.

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    Darwinskeeper  7 months ago

    This reminds me of the Anime “Vandread” in which one human society was entirely female, and each family consisted of two mothers and their children. The mother who gave birth to the child was called a Fama while the other mother, who provided genetic material for the offspring, is called an Oma. That sort of thing would make sense for families with same sex parents.

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    Decepticomic  7 months ago

    It’s the way he says each name.

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    Troglodyte  7 months ago

    I thought Max’s Dad was a possible bigamist, until the truth was revealed in the comments section. Interesting!

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    scyphi26  7 months ago

    I’d imagine they’d have plenty of practice with the logistical issues by now, in any case.

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    John Reiher Premium Member 7 months ago

    I see he gets his fashion sense from Mom…

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    Smitman56  7 months ago

    Looks like we all have been double dammed. Damn it.

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    sallyseckman  7 months ago

    He should have called one of them Mom and the other Mother or Momma.

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    CatherinePrickett  7 months ago

    The couple who ran a bookstore I used to work at were “Daddy” and “Papa” to their kids.

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    Jyn Erso  7 months ago

    I never knew they were both his parents!

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    RebelOConner  7 months ago

    it can end as an infinite loop " ask to your mother"

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    brooklyn51  7 months ago

    I think eye contact is how they tell who’s speaking to who.

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    Mayson  7 months ago

    Reading all of these comments (except one cough cough colomanaba) makes me really happy, everyone is being really sweet and accepting :)

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    kittylover.truitt  7 months ago

    Yelling at someone is not going to effectively change their behavior-

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    BloodMoonDragon13  about 1 month ago

    Hmm… I wonder if my cousins Jude and Ayla will have that problem.

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