Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis for December 04, 2023

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    BasilBruce  5 months ago

    And here I thought it was day one of Rat Stomping Week.

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    BE THIS GUY  5 months ago

    Respect Rat’s boundaries, Goat.

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    Gent  5 months ago

    Eh it called MOANDAY for a reason.

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    DanielRyanMulligan1  5 months ago

    Looks like RAT’S back to normal today!!!! Yay!!!! Dan aka…ps Rat’s attitude yesterday indicates the same attitude from Greg house, Md when house’s dad died at the beginning of season 5(five)!!!! Could Stephan pastis be using both Oscar the grouch and house as examples of how to write Rat?! Some lawyer needs to get on a copyright lawsuit from fox and CTW, STAT!!!!

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    carlsonbob  5 months ago

    No Moaning Monday, Non tedious Tuesday, No Whining Wednesday…

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    The dude from FL  Premium Member 5 months ago

    Come on Monday!

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    einarbt  5 months ago

    Rat will have Goat in court on charges of religious intolerance before Goat can say bah.

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    Liam G.P  5 months ago

    Rain, in my opinion, ruins a lot of things. Including the ambience of the house.

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    Sanspareil  5 months ago

    The good news is that Goat has a job!

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    johndifool  5 months ago

    Rat’s dates must always dump him on Sunday, then.

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    Imagine  5 months ago

    Well, that was a great start to the week.

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    _lounger_  5 months ago

    Goat, now it’s time to run…

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    James Wolfenstein  5 months ago

    That’s not moaning. That’s catharsis. And it’s fine, it’s a human need to express your feelings, voice your concerns, and share your thoughts. Do it! Open up! Let it go! But not around me… go someplace else… :D

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    hariseldon59  5 months ago

    The irony is that Rat seems to moan and complain more than any of the other characters.

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    Troglodyte  5 months ago

    Can we at least wish each other a good moaning?

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    nosirrom  5 months ago

    Mona Lot will come by soon, Goat.

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    iggyman  5 months ago

    Like that famous painting “Moanin’ Lisa”!

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    markkahler52  5 months ago

    Why NOT observe “Moaning Monday,” Rat? Everyone ELSE does!!

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    monya_43  5 months ago

    Usually, Goat has a nice cup of tea to help him face his issues. He should know Rat well enough to know that he will not be sympathetic.

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    Croc Holliday  5 months ago

    Tell me why

    I don’t like Mondays

    Tell me why

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    Ellis97  5 months ago

    At least Goat works and can hold down a job, unlike certain rodents I know.

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    potfarmer  5 months ago

    Can’t trust that day.

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    MS72  5 months ago

    Good Morning

    Good Morning

    We’ve talked the whole night through

    Good Morning

    Good Morning to you

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    Count Olaf Premium Member 5 months ago

    If he thinks that’s bad, he could be gentle Pig. Pigetta has fallen off a roof and is being visited by Auntie Flo.

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    david_42  5 months ago

    A week of rain, then back to over-night frost.

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    Zebrastripes  5 months ago

    But it’s ok when RAT moans. Aaaaaaaccckkk!

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    SusieB  5 months ago

    MoanDay was what I called Monday before retiring

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    DaBump Premium Member 5 months ago

    Eh, Goat should just join the club. Spilled milk and all that.

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    grocks  5 months ago

    No, Rat, it’s “Mo’ moaning Monday”

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    whelan_jj  5 months ago

    Rain is good!

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    Linguist  5 months ago

    “La da da…

    Come day, go day

    Wish in me heart it was Sunday

    Drinking buttermilk all the week,

    And a whiskey on a Sunday”

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    Nothin’ worse than a dry Monday!

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    Squoop  5 months ago

    If I have to work I’d prefer it be raining so I don’t feel like I’m missing too much.

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    Steverino Premium Member 5 months ago

    He has to do that before noon. You know, in the moanin’

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    ladykat  5 months ago

    “Rainy days and Mondays always get me dows”

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    old_geek  5 months ago

    Every morning, during breakfast,at Old Geek Manor, the TV is on with the local news. On the news program, every Friday was “Woohoo Friday”. Every Wednesday was “Hump day Wednesday”.

    One Wednesday morning it was overheard Mrs Old Geek, very irritated, saying

    “Why do they have to call it Hump day?’”

    “Well, on Wednesday you are supposed to…”

    “SHUT UP!”

    “Really, with the itinerary, I would think it would be ‘Woohoo Wednesday.’”

    “I SAID SHUT UP.”

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    Goat from PBS  5 months ago

    How about instead of whining about it, go out and fix your problems, gosh darn it!

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    minty_Joe  5 months ago

    “It’s just another Manic Monday

    I wish it were Sunday,

    That’s my fun day.

    My ‘I-don’t-have-to-run’ day,

    It’s just another Manic Monday."

    ~ RIP Prince

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    HunterZero000  5 months ago

    Am I the only one who thinks tuesdays are the worst, not mondays?

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    zwilnik64  5 months ago

    And just like that, Rat cancels Garfield. Get that rodent a PMoF.

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    John Jorgensen  5 months ago

    If you can’t moan on Monday, when can you? The later in the week the less point there is to it.

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    Ermine Notyours  5 months ago

    Rat is channeling Duran Duran. “No moan on Monday….”

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    cactusbob333  5 months ago

    Stop moaning and open a bottle of whine.

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    AndromedaMike  5 months ago

    Tell him, rat! This is a no-whine zone.

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    zeexenon  5 months ago

    The standard thick clouds during frozen tundra winters usually mean no Moaning sunshine.

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    garibaldi99 Premium Member 5 months ago

    Could we please have a no moaning month.

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    oish  5 months ago

    Before you get to TGIF you’ve got…

    So Happy It’s T…sday

    Monday Exudes Happiness

    and Wednesday Humps You

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    Dapperdan61  Premium Member 5 months ago

    Just wait for terrible Tuesday and whiny Wednesday

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    elgrecousa Premium Member 5 months ago

    What a difference between Rat’s behavior in yesterday’s strip and today’s. Now he’s back to his old self.

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    eddi-TBH  5 months ago

    “They call it Stormy Monday, but Tuesday’s just as bad

    Wednesday’s worst. Thursday, Friday also sad."

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    Chris Sherlock  5 months ago

    Now Rat’s back to being the character we all know and loathe.

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    Otis Rufus Driftwood  5 months ago

    After yesterday’s touching strip, Rat has returned to his normal jerkiness already in progress.

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    Sisyphos  5 months ago

    If only that were possible, Rat!

    Truth is, people will complain and moan and groan whether you like it or not….

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