To think, I thought Calvin and Hobbes would be one of those classic comics. Alas.

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Panel 1 (Work chats) -
Eilis: How's your day, Errol?
Errol: Good! You know, every time they mention SPIF during a meeting, I think Spaceman Spiff!

Panel 2 -
Eilis: Oh?
Errol: Have you heard of Spaceman Spiff?

Panel 3 -
Eilis: I think I've heard of that show.
Errol: It's not a show...

Panel 4 -
Eilis: No? Ha ha ha ha!
Errol: Do the young people not know the brilliance of Calvin and Hobbes?!


  1. MY kids (within your kids in age, a bit older) not only know Calvin & Hobbes (and the eldest owns the complete collection) but the Marx Brothers, Mel Brooks, M*A*S*H*, Wodehouse and host of other “obscure” things. However, they don’t know much about Pokemon. I consider it a win. 🙂

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