For Better or For Worse by Lynn Johnston for August 02, 2022

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

    smart thinking, Rhetta

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    Cactus-Pete  4 months ago

    She’s soaking wet – and he thinks that’s bad?

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    Prescott_Philosopher   4 months ago

    Michael me lad, ya found a keeper.

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    suv2000  4 months ago

    She’s a keeper Mike

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    capricorn9th  4 months ago

    Mike is so super focused on Rhetta that he forgets he’s more in trouble with his dad than Rhetta.

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    Susan00100  4 months ago

    Has Rhetta already met John??

    How else would she know about his obsession about his car??

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    GirlGeek Premium Member 4 months ago

    Some things are much more important than being wet.

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    loridobson Premium Member 4 months ago

    “We”??

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    Johnnyrico  4 months ago

    Panel 4: “Usually, my monthly shower is not that chaotic!”

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    littlejohn Premium Member 4 months ago

    You could tell Dad that it was a ‘clean’ date.

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    M2MM  4 months ago

    Needs a wet-vac and some box fans. It will be VERY clean after that. :)

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    Geophyzz  4 months ago

    She bears half the blame – why didn’t she put up her window?

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    zerotvus  4 months ago

    anything other than boring…….

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    dcdete.  4 months ago

    “How are WE going to tell your dad?” If Michael wasn’t in such a daze, he could think quick and have replied, “Oh could you tell him? That would be better. Dad wouldn’t hit a girl!”

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    Wren Fahel  4 months ago

    …“we”… That’s a great girl there.

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    oakie817  4 months ago

    oh they’ll be married in about 10 years of strips…she’s a keeper

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    khmo  4 months ago

    The brat strikes again. Never have cared for this little nerd. Rhetta has the correct concern.

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    landyk  4 months ago

    What’re we going to tell your mom?

    What’re we going to tell your pop?

    What’re we going to tell our friends when they go “OOH LA LA”?

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    kamoolah  4 months ago

    At least Michael got his monthly bath.

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    The_Great_Black President  4 months ago

    John’s priorities are sports car first, career second, family third. When John dies, he wants the sports car to be buried with him.

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    Redd Panda  4 months ago

    From ‘’Risky Business’’ …. ’’Who’s the u-boat commander?’’

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    b.john71  4 months ago

    Bonus—-a wet t-shirt contestant

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    VegaAlopex  4 months ago

    Mike should tell John that his car received a thorough washing.

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    Chris  4 months ago

    dah, that’s sweet. :)

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    198.23.5.11  4 months ago

    Maybe this will touch off some reader reminisces about “unusual first dates”. This one would seem to be a leading contender.

    And that’s the STORE Uniform they’ll have to pay to replace.

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    flagmichael  4 months ago

    One of the strips – and collection of comments – that reminds me how different my perspective is. My first thought is how to get the car drying and save any paperwork that may be soaked. Water damage is progressive and nobody is hurt. Deal with the problem then deal with the people.

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    timbob2313 Premium Member 4 months ago

    Better yet, what possessed him to decide to wash his dads car while he is driving a potential new GF home after long day at work?

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    jr1234  4 months ago

    Best car/bus wash movie scene was in TROUBLE WITH ANGELS with Halley Mills

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    Daltongang Premium Member 4 months ago

    Michael, showing his budding maturity, thinking about Rhetta, instead of about an inanimate sports car.

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    Watchdog  4 months ago

    That’s really funny

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    MuddyUSA  Premium Member 4 months ago

    Fortunately, she reminded him of his Dad?

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    g04922  4 months ago

    The most feared words in a young boy’s life: “Just wait until your Father gets home !”

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    mindjob  4 months ago

    Just park it in the sun for a month so the water evaporates

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    GKBOWOOD Premium Member 4 months ago

    Well… I guess we take the car and never return to this town – FOREVER.

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    tammyspeakslife Premium Member 4 months ago

    Spouse material, Someone who cares more about the other person’s predicament than their own discomfort. Their parents raised them well.

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    John Jorgensen  4 months ago

    That would have been my first thought.

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    Eric S   4 months ago

    it’s not a date, she knows it was unintentional, she will look back and LAAAAAUGH at it!

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    Brent Rosenthal Premium Member 4 months ago

    Focus on the “we” Michael.

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    HodgeElmwood  4 months ago

    Michael bears most of the blame, but you’d think the car wash people would make sure the car’s windows were closed before letting him go through.

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    hsawlrae  4 months ago

    A lady who CARES.

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    eced52  4 months ago

    That was the last thing on his mind

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    wiatr  4 months ago

    Oh, yeah.

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    Ukko wilko  4 months ago

    Note that she said, “we”. She’s going to stick it through with him. She may well be worth hanging on to.

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    Jim Kerner Premium Member 4 months ago

    Mars Venus! ;-)

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    Black76Manta  4 months ago

    The answer to your question is simple michael, you never think about what you do, the proof is that while you were wondering what she would think of you, what you should have thought is what your father would think when he found out about the car!

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    dr_suess  4 months ago

    ignoring gender and boyfriend girlfriend dynamic … if you ever find a friend who’s first inclination is “where to we hide the body/ let’s get out alibis’ worked out.” KEEP that person in your life.

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