Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis for April 08, 2018

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    BE THIS GUY  over 6 years ago

    Did anyone bother to call 911?

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    Bilan  over 6 years ago

    I can’t be the only one that keeps unknown keys around – thinking that I’ll find the lock for it someday.

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    awgiedawgie Premium Member over 6 years ago

    No rush, Pig. Unless Bob’s a world-record breath-holder, it’s already too late.

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    GeifuKe  over 6 years ago

    Pig sure is sloppy.

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    GeifuKe  over 6 years ago

    Pig should also think about this—mud spelled backwards is……

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    kaylasdad99  over 6 years ago

    Am I the only one who thought this was going to end in an aneurysm-triggering pun?

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    dwane.scoty1  over 6 years ago

    Hoarding= Lethal Fire Trap !!

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    biglar  over 6 years ago

    The problem with being a pack-rat is that every once in a blue moon, you actually use one of the 10,000 things you’ve stored away. This is then used as justification for the behavior. I always try to remind myself not to use $10 worth of storage space on a 10-cent item.

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    Egrayjames  over 6 years ago

    I’m not a hoarder, but I’ve always had a tendency to “squirrel” things away that I might want to use or need some day. Tools are my weakness, but if I found a scuba gear and a raccoon trap while dump picking, they’d have a new home.

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    whiteheron  over 6 years ago

    pig is related to my wife!!!!!

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    colddonkey  over 6 years ago

    Now I have to hope my wife doesn’t read this comic today, she’s the ultimate save for later.

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    kaffekup   over 6 years ago

    I’m basically pig. But I gave up trying to explain to my wife why I keep perfectly good items because I may need them some day.

    I am trying to give up on attachment, though.

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    Cameron1988 Premium Member over 6 years ago

    Let him fry. He insulted your horse

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    Masterskrain  over 6 years ago

    It never fails…

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    F-Flash  over 6 years ago

    Bob is practicing his Houdini routine again, the racoon is part of the act.

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    Andrew Sleeth  over 6 years ago

    I’m just trying to wrap my head around the image of a pig scuba diving.

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    hariseldon59  over 6 years ago

    Biggest laugh of the day. Thanks Stephan.

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    tripwire45  over 6 years ago

    I probably would keep everything, but my wife is “anti-packrat.”

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    A_NY_Outlaw  over 6 years ago

    hoarders have their reasons…

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    BiathlonNut  over 6 years ago

    It seems that one spends the first 30 years of one’s life accumulating stuff and the last 30 trying to get rid of it.

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    joefearsnothing  over 6 years ago

    We sold our home and bought a condo! I sold/gave away, basically ,what was in the garage and now, a year later, I have a long list of things that I need that are gone!

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    Herb L 1954  over 6 years ago

    Call Red Green.Duck tape will fix anything :)

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    bond1j89  over 6 years ago

    Thank you for today’s laugh Stephan Pastis I needed it.

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    Packratjohn Premium Member over 6 years ago

    Why in the world would anyone be such a….. such a…… what’s the word? Hoarder?

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    mnn2300  over 6 years ago

    What is up with this stupid “Overview” gocomics.com? Are you trying to anger the readers?Turn it back to open to the full comic!

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    WCraft Premium Member over 6 years ago

    As is usually the case here; very funny! Now I can show this to my wife who wants to throw things away!

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    Ren Rodee  over 6 years ago

    Don’t do this to me!

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    Gent  over 6 years ago

    This makes complete sense.

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    BE THIS GUY  over 6 years ago

    Happy Easter, Mr. Pastis

    (Orthodox calendar)

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    bigcatbusiness  over 6 years ago

    Ugh, I thought something like this happened to me the other day. Thank goodness I was mistaken.

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    eb110americana  over 6 years ago

    [Throws angry raccoon over the locked gate and directly into pool.] It’ll work itself out one way or another.

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    Sisyphos  over 6 years ago

    Everyone knows (or should know by now) that “Neighbor Bob” is a redshirt. I could not begin to count how many Neighbor Bob’s have died in this strip over the years. But this is an egregiously bizarre Final Exit, just to make Pig regret doing something that actually in any Normal Universe would be a Good Thing!

    I accuse Cartoon-Boy of Pig-Shaming!

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    Cheapskate0  over 6 years ago

    ’Fess up folks! How many of you, seeing the rather lengthy set-up, were expecting a Pastis pun? (I know I was)

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    r.u.gooworthy  over 6 years ago

    reminds me of Hoarders

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    jnetm Premium Member over 6 years ago

    Ah – the season after I finally packed up and gave away all my ugly Christmas sweaters from the 90’s, it became a THING. I blame someone finding my sweaters in a thrift store for starting the trend . . .

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    foilist01  over 6 years ago

    A good shotgun should take care of the raccoon problem

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    Commanderbunbun  over 6 years ago

    Okay I am in the middle of a move. I have had to sneak stuff to the dumpster so my husband

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    jkstill  over 6 years ago

    YES!

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    ND Cool Z  about 6 years ago

    Always keep everything, no matter how useless!

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    Ωmega  over 3 years ago

    THIS IS SO MY FAM!!! WE KEEP EVERYTHING BECAUSE ¨JUST IN CASE¨. oop, caps lock.

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    No One in Particular  about 2 years ago

    Proof that procrastination is beneficial to society!

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