Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis for January 10, 2018

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    BE THIS GUY  over 6 years ago

    Look at Pig going all retro, rocking that turntable.

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    Templo S.U.D.  over 6 years ago

    okay…

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    railwayman001  over 6 years ago

    Unseen fourth panel shows Goat going up to Pastis, at his desk, and asking him if it’s all right for comic strip characters to divorce from their creators, to which Pastis replies, “Nope.”

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    Packratjohn Premium Member over 6 years ago

    Looks “retro” enough to be quadrophonic… you know… four way…

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    Sherlock Watson  over 6 years ago

    That system includes the only “tweeters” I can respect.

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    Trilobyte Premium Member over 6 years ago

    re: panel #2 – "for me it is just my wife and marijuana… "

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    electricshadow Premium Member over 6 years ago

    Just don’t put on “Hi Infidelity” By REO Speedwagon. It will explode.

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    chris_weaver  over 6 years ago

    So high fidelity, it won’t stop playing, ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’.

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    Bilan  over 6 years ago

    I thought high fidelity was how friends greeted each other.

    Oop, sorry. That’s high five. Never mind.

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    Gent  over 6 years ago

    So, where’s its better half?

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    Aubrey Dacus  over 6 years ago

    Was that Bill Clinton on the Stereo ??

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    Nathan Daniels Premium Member over 6 years ago

    Makes me wonder if there’s a correlation between Ashley Madison and those lo-fi Bluetooth speakers that are all the rage these days.

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    e.groves  over 6 years ago

    I thought of Mike Pence.

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    F-Flash  over 6 years ago

    It looks like it has a turntable? Do they still make those? Yes, they have them al over the place in Cuba, you know like the old cars. However, know one has an album to play, because Fidel got high and burned them all!

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    Sandfan  over 6 years ago

    Back in the day, I had a Macintosh amp, a Dual turntable, Bose speakers, and about 150 albums. I still miss vinyl.

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    mail2jbl  over 6 years ago

    It had a record player!

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    BiathlonNut  over 6 years ago

    Really corny, but it got a big laugh out of me. Guess that shows where my sense of humour lies.

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    Nuliajuk  over 6 years ago

    I still have the receipt for my compact stereo set, purchased in 1983 at the long defunct Eaton’s department store.

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    phredturner  over 6 years ago

    g-r-o-a-n

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    CYGNUS X1  over 6 years ago

    GROAN!

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    JanBic Premium Member over 6 years ago

    No longer retro. Vinyl sales are climbing every year. I just replaced my turntable with an A/T direct drive, magnetic cartridge unit which also has a usb output.

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    CalLadyQED  over 6 years ago

    Will most readers even get this? Most folks much younger than me (33) would certainly not.

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    CalLadyQED  over 6 years ago

    Will most readers even get this? Most folks much younger than me (33) would certainly not.

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    serial232  over 6 years ago

    For people who ask the question, do they still make turntables and do people really buy and use them. Absolutely. Nothing can compare with the live sound from vinyl. CD’s are cold things, only useful for long trips when your car doesn’t have SiriusXM. I listen to my stereo with the turntable whenever I can. They sell songs from the old rockers to the new rap on Vinyl.

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    Sisyphos  over 6 years ago

    Groan!

    Is there no depth of punnery to which Cartoon-Boy cannot sink?

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    Swirls Before Pine  over 6 years ago

    I still have my 1980’s Technics turntable, bought from Crazy Eddie himself.

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    ND Cool Z  about 6 years ago

    Exactly 10 and a half years after another “High Fidelity” joke!

    https://www.gocomics.com/pearlsbeforeswine/2007/7/10

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    alantain  7 months ago

    Actually, turntables are back. And so are legwarmers and stirrup pants. It’s not all good news.

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