Posts Tagged ‘Calvin & Hobbes’

Bill Watterson Draws Pearls Before Swine

Saturday, June 7th, 2014

This is pretty awesome.

Basically, Stephan Pastis, the man behind the Pearls Before Swine comic strip, managed to strike up an email conversation with the Bill Waterston, the famously reclusive creator of Calvin & Hobbes.

The end result was that Watterson secretly drew panels in Pearls Before Swine strips.

Start here and keep scrolling forward through today.

(Hat tip both Michael Swanwick and Ted Cruz, who each shared it on Facebook…)

The Wisdom of Calvin and Hobbes

Monday, March 26th, 2012

Right, as always.

Finally, a Christmas Film I Can Get Behind

Friday, December 16th, 2011

A Very Calvin & Hobbes Christmas

Right Past Tacky and Straight to Awesome

Friday, August 13th, 2010

I’m a Calvin and Hobbes fan (really, who isn’t?), but the title and cover for the new Lio collection is all kinds of awesome.

And here’s the story behind it.