Bird Toon of the Day - February 22, 2016

I know I post a lot of Patrick McDonnell's "Mutts" strips, but that's because he does a lot of strips featuring Philippe and the other outdoor birds in the neighborhood.  (I just looked ahead to March in my archives and if you think I posted a lot of them this month ...?)

Anyway, here is Mutts from one year ago today, featuring two of said neighborhood denizens and a major miscalculation:

Bird Toon of the Day - February 15, 2016

A real treat this week (as we hit our 300th post) ... the only time Calvin & Hobbes had a full story arc that was bird-themed. This plays off the previous day's color Sunday strip where the pair keep "transmogrifying" each other until Calvin ends up as an owl; in a rare departure from the way Bill Watterson usually worked, that story continued through the following weekday strips.  Here is the first installment, from February 15, 1988.