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Comment ID #273833

What now Paulo ?

Jonas97face January 27, 2014, 1:00 PM EST.

Comment ID #273834


Sabruka January 27, 2014, 1:00 PM EST.

Comment ID #273835


That Guy January 27, 2014, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #273836

no paulo, don’t punch the innocent

ShadowFromNorth January 27, 2014, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #273837

XD Poor mike, he brought it upon himself, though.

Kenny Cox January 27, 2014, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #273838

Someone’s getting jelly.

Edit: Had a thought. Could this be another Lucy for Paulo? I mean, Rach said he is getting better. So, perhaps she means he is getting over Lucy?

Maybe Rach is becoming his Lucy and the black and white cat (although harmless and innocent in all this) is another Mike in Paulos eyes. Maybe Paulo feels he has another chance and this time will stop ‘Mike’ from taking his love?

Eh. I’m rambling.

Akiriuu January 27, 2014, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #273839

Uh-oh. Someone’s getting jealous of smiley-cat. XD

MagnetMike January 27, 2014, 1:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #273840

Hit Mike in his face, *evil laughter*

Lollll, love this comic :D

Selef January 27, 2014, 1:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #273841

Paulo, if you actually want her, stop being a turd and go make it official. Talk about it with Rachel. Stop getting jealous over every cat she’s friends with.

In other news I’m shipping smiley-cat and Rachel.

Lickit&Stickit January 27, 2014, 1:04 PM EST.

Comment ID #273842

Mike: Why always me……

Well, I wonder if PauloxLucy can go on……
And… Rachel… :x

HongKat January 27, 2014, 1:04 PM EST.

Comment ID #273843

Just punch him.

A guy January 27, 2014, 1:05 PM EST.

Comment ID #273844

hmm, getting a little bit to attached there arent we paulo?

void January 27, 2014, 1:05 PM EST.

Comment ID #273845

paulo still holds a grudge against mike, eh? well im not exactly surprised considering he knows what he said to lucy now

i dont see paulo being as buddy buddy with mike as he was before anytime soon

Whimsicott January 27, 2014, 1:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #273846

Wow Paulo, jealous much? And take it easy on Mike, you already layed some smackdown earlier.

Keyblade Dragon January 27, 2014, 1:07 PM EST.

Comment ID #273847


Mr-Hero-Bio January 27, 2014, 1:07 PM EST.

Comment ID #273848

Also, good job Vera, the bubbles are more clear today.

Lickit&Stickit January 27, 2014, 1:07 PM EST.

Comment ID #273849

Does chubby smiley cat have a name? He’s quickly becoming my favourite character.

Nokihiko January 27, 2014, 1:07 PM EST.

Comment ID #273850

Being a bit too up tight there Paulo :T

SirDavid January 27, 2014, 1:08 PM EST.

Comment ID #273851

Every day I dislike the way things are turning out even more :( God, Nooooooo.
I just… all my dreams are being crushed!!!!!!!! D: :’(

Vanilla January 27, 2014, 1:08 PM EST.

Comment ID #273852

Ooooo, I think Rachel may be gettin’ a little something on the side of her boy-toy. :P

Gogglehat January 27, 2014, 1:13 PM EST.

Comment ID #273853

Now does Paulo want to to hit Mike or is he just using it as easy way to change topics so he doesn’t have to feel feelings.

Chrisd765 January 27, 2014, 1:14 PM EST.

Comment ID #273854

Paulo’s just looking for love in all the wrong places.

I think Rachel and that cat guy look like a really good couple. It seems like they’d be good for each other. :)

Ravako January 27, 2014, 1:15 PM EST.

Comment ID #273855

This is me when the person i hate talks to me

dubstep_kitteh1 January 27, 2014, 1:18 PM EST.

Comment ID #273856

Ooh someone’s gettin’ jealous! XD

Jayden January 27, 2014, 1:19 PM EST.

Comment ID #273857

Mik, RUN! Just in case he’s serious…

Fern January 27, 2014, 1:22 PM EST.

Comment ID #273858

Calling Smiley cat is gay.

Frank January 27, 2014, 1:25 PM EST.

Comment ID #273859

Oh no Paulo, you are falling for bara cat now?

why not January 27, 2014, 1:28 PM EST.

Comment ID #273860

Mike looks like a 5 year old in comparison to Paulo, thought for a few second that it were some random kid Paulo was threatening instead of Mike because of that.

And the coloring of Paulo in some of the panels is incredibly gray, it’s like he’s the mix of a young teenager and a old geezer in those judging by that.

Lastly, Paulo’s all tsun-tsun for the big black & white striped cat.

Imminow January 27, 2014, 1:32 PM EST.

Comment ID #273861

She has a facinating fetiche with cats… :P

Othoniel January 27, 2014, 1:35 PM EST.

Comment ID #273862

Paulo. Make up your goddamn mind, boi.

Panel 8 Mike is sooooo cute.

Zott January 27, 2014, 1:36 PM EST.

Comment ID #273863

Mike has five fingers, not including thumb, on his right hand.

Chrow January 27, 2014, 1:42 PM EST.

Comment ID #273864

Jeeze Paulo make up your mind already. Is it Lucy ir Rachel?

kiki January 27, 2014, 1:42 PM EST.

Comment ID #273865

Anyone else taste angst and jealousy?

Mark17 January 27, 2014, 1:42 PM EST.

Comment ID #273866

Someones jealous.

starfighter105 January 27, 2014, 1:50 PM EST.

Comment ID #273867

Someone seems to be slightly jealous~ Oh Paulo.

Aoriki January 27, 2014, 1:50 PM EST.

Comment ID #273868

i think he should punch mike

angrybat January 27, 2014, 1:52 PM EST.

Comment ID #273869

Hey Mike! Why do you hang out with Paulo? I don’t think he’s the best company you can have :unsure: (unless something happened in Rachel’s room during her birthday party).

Paulo are you getting jealous?

So Jordan is getting better huh?

Jonas97face January 27, 2014, 1:58 PM EST.

Comment ID #273870

I don’t think that’s a good idea Paulo, that guy is twice your size…You could always punch Mike thou :)

B-Dawg January 27, 2014, 2:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #273871

Was Mike always that short?! And Mike, come on don’t let Paulo walk all over you. -.-

Yelikarts January 27, 2014, 2:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #273872

Mike deserves ALL THE PUNCHES! :P
And yes Paulo, you should make up your mind and really ask rachel out if you really like her :3
(and punch mike more xD)

Tails January 27, 2014, 2:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #273873

Huh, been a while since we’ve seen Paulo being jealous. Good news for Rachel, maybe? Oh, she’s going to tease him so much for this when she realizes it XD . And so will that guy too XD …….. and then Jordan’s opinion of Paulo will probably plumed farther down than he originally thought possible…. okay, THAT part’s not good. But overall…… man, this is going to be gooooood anyway XD .

Haha, Mike’s reaction. I’m enjoying that more than I should…… I’ll probably feel like a terrible person when I stop laughing.

Subaru January 27, 2014, 2:03 PM EST.

Comment ID #273874

This is something paulo can work on, remeber what jazz said about him being immature? this is the first chance to prove that statement wrong, In the past paulo has always ben jelouse of poeple like mike when it comes to girls and when he’s jelous he tends to ack really ******.

but if he can grow out of that he can starte up some really good character development

lov/hate/hurt January 27, 2014, 2:09 PM EST.

Comment ID #273875

I think she already knows it and teases him totally :D

Tails January 27, 2014, 2:11 PM EST.

Comment ID #273876

I agree. Mike shouldn’t let Paulo walk over him. Mike is a ninja, he can catch punches really well (except when he’s drunk and is sad).
Mike can be pretty badass.

Jonas97face January 27, 2014, 2:15 PM EST.

Comment ID #273877

Lovin’ the new colors more and more. Great work, keep it up!

Patches January 27, 2014, 2:17 PM EST.

Comment ID #273878

This new art style makes it look like it’s done by a completely different artist. In retrospect, I get the same feeling looking at “Piece of Cake”, “On Our Own”, and “Pillow Talk”. Each one makes me feel like each was done by a different artist. I don’t know how common that is in artists, but I find that skill quite impressive.

Chronos January 27, 2014, 2:17 PM EST.

Comment ID #273879

Honestly, after all the **** he has done he deserves getting walked over :P

Tails January 27, 2014, 2:27 PM EST.

Comment ID #273880

lookes like the poulo shipping fans have come to a confilct, poulo/lucy or paulo/rachel who’s on which side?

switch January 27, 2014, 2:28 PM EST.

Comment ID #273881

@Chronos, speaking as an artist, the materials you use do, ultimately, affect the art you’re making.

You can draw the same character three different times, using different materials each time, and it will still look very different to most others (as in “drawn by someone else” lol). It’s how I learned I draw manga/anime best with pencils, scenery best with watercolors, and real-lifelike people with charcoals (just a tip, @Taeshi, so you can explore what else you can draw, more ;) ).

But the faces, the overall shapes and expressions of the characters—you can tell it’s definitely Taeshi’s work :D

Hunnikitty January 27, 2014, 2:32 PM EST.

Comment ID #273882

Well. I would agree if Mike didn’t feel bad for what he did. But since he does I feel more sorry for him. Wouldn’t be strange if he felt lonely.

Some people want to see blood and some don’t. I’m one of those who doesn’t. I think that Paulo has already wasted his punch (at Rachel’s birthday party) and therefor shouldn’t punch Mike again (unless Mike gives him a reason).

Jonas97face January 27, 2014, 2:35 PM EST.

Comment ID #273883

Oh paulo.. Is getting gealous.. Want to what is he going to do now

eagle January 27, 2014, 2:37 PM EST.

Comment ID #273884

Of course i do not encourage random punching of him and i know that he feels sorry for it and surely feels lonely, but the now changed behavior towards him from his friends is his own fault for rushing to conclusions and all the stuff he did to Lucy because of that.

Tails January 27, 2014, 2:51 PM EST.

Comment ID #273885

I’m going to call it! That guy is gay… Only because on the last page he said “keeping an eye on the GUYS with the nice cars” so yea that be my theory.

1337c47 January 27, 2014, 2:54 PM EST.

Comment ID #273886

Wait a second, has taeshi returned to daily updates? It says the next page will debut in 22 hours!

fheer21 January 27, 2014, 2:54 PM EST.

Comment ID #273887


Turanis January 27, 2014, 3:03 PM EST.

Comment ID #273888

@ MagnetMike: I love that name, smiley-cat.

@ taeshi: I really love the colors. you always do a wonderful job & I really love your work.

sen January 27, 2014, 3:08 PM EST.

Comment ID #273889

Watch out Smiley, Paulo be eyein’ you…

Turanis January 27, 2014, 3:09 PM EST.

Comment ID #273890

I like the experimental art style so far, keep up the good work!
Side note, I know Mike is shorter than some of the guys in the cast but the last two panels make Mike seem shorter than normal. Is it just me or is Mike normally shoulder length tall to Paulo?

The Mylestone January 27, 2014, 3:29 PM EST.

Comment ID #273891

I guess Paulo just hates cute guys who hang around his female friends
(Augustus, Mike, this guy)

$adiq January 27, 2014, 3:29 PM EST.

Comment ID #273892

When do we get to know the name of this adorable black-white cat? :D Because he’s so cuuuutttteeeeeeeeee~ <3

JasperCat January 27, 2014, 3:29 PM EST.

Comment ID #273893

I’m actually waiting for Paulo to try punching the big guy, something tells me he’ll get tossed into a trash can and rolled down a steep hill, might do him some good.

Xain903 January 27, 2014, 3:48 PM EST.

Comment ID #273894

Paulo’s all :shatap pansy number one. I need to punch pansy number two. Btw, Taeshi, you’re doing a great job with copic makers and colored inks and your improving with your techniques to use ‘em! Keep up the good work!!

The Scarlet Tailed Fox January 27, 2014, 3:50 PM EST.

Comment ID #273895

What, you mean more likeable, friendly, and helpful? Gosh, Paulo. It’s almost like people don’t appreciate a “bad boy” facade after elementary school.

StushiJaguar January 27, 2014, 4:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #273896

The style of this page looks rather nice! It seems like it’s becoming more stabilized and Taeshi’s becoming a bit more comfortable.Keep up the good work! :3

Kiwi January 27, 2014, 4:16 PM EST.

Comment ID #273897

Ok just no. Paulo is dangerously close to bully territory for me and for what? Some other guy makes him feel insecure so it’s time to threaten violence on some one else? Grow up all ready, this is getting old.

?!? January 27, 2014, 4:35 PM EST.

Comment ID #273898

Paulo is an incredible bully isnt he?
Honestly he is the one who does deserve a beating

DrackeStalenTorgen January 27, 2014, 4:51 PM EST.

Comment ID #273899

Starting to dislike Paulo. Especially after that “what could have happened” chapter with Sue and David. He’s rather clingy and a big baby. He needs to grow up. (this is coming from a used-to-be Paulo fan ): )

Wilsrey January 27, 2014, 5:03 PM EST.

Comment ID #273900

@?!? @DrackeStalenTorgen and @Wilsrey
Uhm what? o.O
You guys are kinda taking it a bit too hard!
Either that or i just don´t see what you see there.

Tails January 27, 2014, 5:28 PM EST.

Comment ID #273901

Rachel is looking a little pudgy in this.?

And in the last panel, I kinda think it looks like mike giving Paulo a slightly creepy back massage.

des January 27, 2014, 5:38 PM EST.

Comment ID #273902

MIKE. These two are just the best of friends

Tealjoy January 27, 2014, 5:52 PM EST.

Comment ID #273903

I like that guy, he’s always so jovial.

GooltheFool January 27, 2014, 6:04 PM EST.

Comment ID #273904

@ Lickit

Yeah I’m shippin Oreo and Rachel too that dude is just so cool though I do see there being somekinda plot twist and he turns out being gay/bi (I’m not being homophobic or anything I dunno he just seems like that really cool bi or gay friend). Paulo needa learn to control his emotions before he turns to the dark side.

Samm-y January 27, 2014, 6:45 PM EST.

Comment ID #273905

Oh yeah I guess he does kind of look like a giant mike

naAr January 27, 2014, 7:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #273906

No Paulo! Stay with Lucy! When she gets out of intensive care she will need someone to support her! When will we see Lucy again and can we see exatly what happened to her?

Amanda January 27, 2014, 7:56 PM EST.

Comment ID #273907

I’m gonna call that guy Kyle for now…He just looks like a Kyle to me.

Damage January 27, 2014, 8:05 PM EST.

Comment ID #273908

@Taeshi you’re definitely improving at this style. At first I thought it was iffy but now the speech bubbles are much easier to read and the characters appear more crisp. Plus, everyone looks their age again, instead of chibi-ish/young. I’m glad you got the hang of this style. Your art is as amazing as always, of course, but I’m just relieved it didn’t change for the worse! It’s actually more appealing now, I think. Good job <3

Eliza January 27, 2014, 8:06 PM EST.

Comment ID #273909

I like how Mike talks about how Lucy was physically abusive and Paulo thinks the solution is to punch him….

Zaywex January 27, 2014, 8:21 PM EST.

Comment ID #273910

mike, the only ****ing character who can be compared to a ninja, capable of stopping jocks’ punches with one hand and no effort, is cowering from paulo, the guy we all know who is scared shitless by the sound of barking to the point where he will let the “girl he loves” get raped in order to avoid it…

…as well as the guy we all know who is terrible at sex, apparently, and has absolutely no real strength or respectable, likable personality traits…

…are you just trying to **** mike fans off, veronica? :/

what i don’t get is… whenever anything bad happens to paulo, or he is shown to be a horrible ******* doing cruel things, his fans feel sorry for him or think he’s being adorable…

but if mike does something perfectly understandable that anyone else would be justified in doing, he gets nothing but hate, and some mike fans even turn against him.

what the **** is wrong with people?

Thanatos January 27, 2014, 8:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #273912

First, my comments about the page itself. Art is a bit easier, you must’ve done something to touch it up. I really think that Oreo (I think it’s a good name, and I saw it in another comment) is a sweet guy, and if he turns out to be gay I would be amused due to all the people shipping Oreo/Rachel. Maybe he can be Paulo’s true love. XD

Mike has bad timing, and Paulo is still ****** off at him about what he did to Lucy. I didn’t think Oreo resembled Mike, actually. I think Paulo is just showing he’s still ****** off at Mike, who is acting like nothing happened again.

@Thanatos - For the love of GOD, will you leave off him about when his fear was taken advantage of by the same ******* who put it there in the first place? Would you be saying the same crap if it was Mike and not Paulo? Or if Paulo had been knocked out instead of scared stiff? SAME ****ING DIFFERENCE!

Are you just trying **** people off, Thanatos? Please, stop posting, Now. All you have to say is offensive stuff. When you can do a webcomic that EVERYONE loves, you can say something. Until then, SHUT THE **** UP!

What Mike did was cruel, no matter HOW Lucy was acting. He could’ve gone about it another way, but he didn’t. He got colder and colder and finally did that horrible move. Just go **** Mike already, we all know you’ve got a ***** for him.

Zone January 27, 2014, 9:41 PM EST.

Comment ID #273913

If Paulo is falling for Rach, I just hope it’s not like a rebound type…

ihaveaname? January 27, 2014, 9:47 PM EST.

Comment ID #273914

Haha, I see Mike still isn’t off the hook yet xD
Now that someone’s finally punched him, I’m finding I’m not getting heartburn every time I see his face so badly now. Thanks Paulo!
However, Paulo bro, if you’re gonna get jealous over every dude Rach hangs out with, get over Lucy and date her for reals. Don’t tell Rach you can’t date her then get jealous of her, that’s just mean.

Also @Thanatos, it’s been established that Paulo is actually not bad at the sex. The girls just told him that to play on his insecurities, which was pretty dickish of them, but later noted that he was pretty good for a first-timer. Go re-read the comics, bro.
Also might help make your argument for Mike look a little more credible, because right now if you’re going to miss things like GIRLS TELLING PAULO HE SUCKS AT SEX TO MAKE HIM FEEL INSECURE, then nobody’s gonna take your whole poor-widdle-Mikie pity party rant seriously.

Ali January 27, 2014, 10:07 PM EST.

Comment ID #273915

one of the things i love about this comic is that there are absolutely no implications as to which couples are going to be endgame. i’ve been guessing the entire time i’ve been reading bcb, and every time i come to a pretty solid personal conclusion, taeshi ends up pulling out a twist that p much demolishes all of my predictions

good job! i don’t think your writing is complimented nearly enough

isabelle January 27, 2014, 10:36 PM EST.

Comment ID #273916

Ugh. Paulo and Rachel are off now. Or were they ever really on? They’re both bad at being serious. Equally.

Caroline January 27, 2014, 10:50 PM EST.

Comment ID #273917

Does anyone else get the feeling that if/when 8-) starts dating :P

that Mad Lucy will come back around this time further complicating things?

I’m not saying it’s a bad thing for her to come back but it’d probably throw 8-) through a loop.

And some should keep in mind that what’s happening now is probably a long time after she left so I don’t think he’d necessarily be jumping at the moment.

Ash illusion January 27, 2014, 11:56 PM EST.

Comment ID #273918

It’s still too early in the chapter to make assumptions, but I think that Paulo is getting more attached to Rachel. I also think that Paulo needs to either lighten up on Mike or talk through his feelings so that he isn’t so angry. Probably not healthy for him to keep things bottled up.

Nenekiri January 28, 2014, 12:13 AM EST.

Comment ID #273919

Ya know, I just realized, I REALLY miss the days when Mike had more “screentime” and when he was actually a WELCOME member of the group. Hint hint. CAN WE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE GET THE F*** ON WITH IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!????????

illeatyourself January 28, 2014, 12:40 AM EST.

Comment ID #273920

…No comment.
Thanks @taeshi for all you’ve done.

Gate-senpai January 28, 2014, 2:59 AM EST.

Comment ID #273921

You can’t punch all of your problems away, Paulo! D: (please don’t, stay one of my favorite characters, lol)
Rachel sure likes ‘dem felines. :3

Also, I’m definitely with Isabelle; Taeshi you’ve always kept me guessing with the couples, and I’ve changed like/dislike scales on multiple characters I don’t know how many times. Thanks for this consistently solid comic! ^^ (this style is amazingly pretty, but I don’t think I like it as much for this comic)

+bird+ January 28, 2014, 6:48 AM EST.

Comment ID #273922

Can’t wait for the comic where Paulo goes to jail.

Donny January 28, 2014, 7:08 AM EST.

Comment ID #273923

New cat is cute, I want to know more about him :3 I kind of ship him and Rach already.

Udyr January 28, 2014, 7:46 AM EST.

Comment ID #273924

Well. Thanatos is complaining about a none real life character but your being mean to a real life human being.

Also would like to say to you that the Lucy/Mike issue is debatable. They are both to blame. No one was really worse then the other (Lucy was just the one who got the last blow, but as we all know ”The guy who deals the last blow is the dick”. Was being sarcastic there :/.

I don’t agree with what Thanatos said about Paulo’s phobia since you can’t really blame Paulo for that. I’m neutral towards the ”Paulo sucks at sex” thing since I don’t know much about that (or I just can’t remember). Lastly I agree with Thanatos that fans cheer Paulo whatever he does (depends though what you see is ”right and wrong” I admit), even if what he does/did was a bad thing (not saying that everyone does nor am I saying that most people do. But many do though) and when Mike does something even though he was being really nice, many people curse him and are really hateful.

Not trying to start an argument :/. Just felt like I had to reply.

Jonas97face January 28, 2014, 9:54 AM EST.

Comment ID #273925

So, now my baby, random guy cat, has a name? And is Oreo?
Oh well… I’m happy that he is going to be something and not a simple background character

aaav January 28, 2014, 10:01 AM EST.

Comment ID #273926

Those who can not fathom the impacts their words can have nor refuses to take responsibility for their actions and refuses to sort out the messes they eventually create deserves no sympathy.

Looking at you Mike…

FortFortress January 28, 2014, 10:59 AM EST.

Comment ID #273927

Paulo WISHED he could smile like rainbows were coming out of his dark orifice! I mean, look at that guy! He’s got a golden background AND sparkles all around him! That’s some intense shiz, homies.
So, who was it that said chicks dig the tough acting guys? Cuz I think this page proves (as well as Mike) that such a notion is full of bull or is something that was only cool when our grandparents were around.

Blank On Purpose January 28, 2014, 11:44 AM EST.

Comment ID #273928


This. Yes.

And speaking as someone who had a lot of problems in the past with people encouraging bullying, it is crap to emotionally terrorize people. Especially if you experienced it firsthand yourself. If you choose to pass on that hatred and bullying to someone else, you are lower than low. If you manage to at least make an honest effort to right your wrongs as a bully, you have some dignity as a human being and my sympathy.

I’m with Abbey on this one. Bullying with no attempt at making it right is the worst.

Lickit&stickit January 28, 2014, 11:47 AM EST.

Comment ID #273929

I forgot to check the page yesterday so as extra I looked at some comments cuz I need some lol. Thanks btw, I sorted some mental laughs, it’s better than TV.
And heck give them some slack they’re friggin teenagers. It’s normal for them to do this sort of **** as daily routine. No wonder 99% of comics, cartoons, animes, soup operas, blah blah blah is always about teenagers cuz it’s fun to mock around with hormonal whinny derps.

Knux-the-Killer January 28, 2014, 11:59 AM EST.

Comment ID #273930

paule is getting taller each day ;)

robyn January 28, 2014, 12:32 PM EST.

Comment ID #273931

I love how Mike just kind of shriveled back in fear. Haha!

Timni January 28, 2014, 1:03 PM EST.

Comment ID #273932

Man paulo is being a immature little ***** just because things aren’t going his way. He needs to grow the **** up. I don’t believe he is being a bully he is just mad because Jordan clearly dose not want to talk to him and this other cat is obviously cooler then him and may steal Rachel away from him. But insulting people is not the way to deal with it.

Blue fox January 28, 2014, 1:23 PM EST.

Comment ID #273933

Paulo is the main character ever since Lucy left. And yet I feel bad for wanting this new cat to steal Rachel away.

Seoq January 28, 2014, 1:28 PM EST.

Comment ID #273934

I really love the red panel with angry Paulo.

Person January 28, 2014, 2:01 PM EST.

Comment ID #273935

The random guy cat? Hnmmnn.. Oreo or James…

The Scarlet Tailed Fox January 28, 2014, 3:53 PM EST.

Comment ID #273936

@Blue fox
What? o.o
You should calm down a bit, are you having a bad day? :(

Tails January 28, 2014, 4:10 PM EST.

Comment ID #273937


Mr-Hero-Bio January 28, 2014, 7:05 PM EST.

Comment ID #273940

maybe paulo would stop if mike started barking

mbat January 28, 2014, 8:55 PM EST.

Comment ID #273941

WTH IS HIS NNNAAAMMMEEE!!! HE’S SO CUTE AND ADORABLE AND FLUFFY AND PINK AND-wait…. :/ Agnes. Run and hide, ‘cause she’ll find your SOUL. With :) like adorableness. Kinda mad at Paulo. Wth, man? Why does everyone pick on Mike now. In the beginning it was like, I AM MIKE I WILL BE YOUR ADORABLE LEADER.THIS GIRL NAMED LUCY WHO EVERYBODY LIKES IS MY BEST FRIEND (Paulo then:I love Lucy. SCREW YOU MIKE.) Now: I AM PAULO LUCY WAS SUPPOSED TO BE MINE AND INSTEAD SHE ENDED UP WITH MIKE.I WILL HAVE RACHEL WHO I’M ACTING TOWARDS IS LUCY 2. BACK OFF JAMES/OREO/WHOEVER THE HELL YOU ARE. SHE’S MINEEE… So, just what the heck happened? :question: :question: :question:

The Scarlet Tailed Fox January 28, 2014, 9:02 PM EST.

Comment ID #273942

@ Tails naa I’m good :D. Just expressing my dissatisfaction towards paulos behavior.
@ The Scarlet Tailed Fox that’s the delicious drama. Mmmmmm pain and love.

Blue fox January 28, 2014, 10:30 PM EST.

Comment ID #273943

@Blue Fox
Honestly, Mike can be glad that Paulo still talks with him at all instead of constantly beating him or straight ignoring him at all^^ I know i would be not so “nice” to Mike if i were Paulo xD
Btw in the last few days i did re-aread the whole “Book 3” chapters and almost all of the recent ones (i´m at Hapy Hour again) and well it really cemented my disliking for Mike.

Tails January 28, 2014, 10:46 PM EST.

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Mike is SO SHORT. Seriously, I thought Paulo was tall, THEN SMILEY DUDE COMES IN. Man.

MissShellGiraffe January 28, 2014, 11:08 PM EST.

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Please respond to this.

Is it just me, or do the characters look like they are getting younger and younger?

Cassidy January 28, 2014, 11:40 PM EST.

Comment ID #273948

I just realized how freakin’ SHORT Rach is. SO CUTE. ; AA;

Yaschiri January 29, 2014, 2:24 AM EST.

Comment ID #273950

Oh Paulo please deck the lil sod for all she crap he has done he deserves it like anything.

Mimichi1234312 January 29, 2014, 4:28 AM EST.

Comment ID #273951

@Cassidy: Taeshi rarely posts in the comments, I really doubt you’ll get a reply. And I don’t see what’s so important about her to reply to that… :/ It’s an art style shift. It happens.

daft_inquisitor January 29, 2014, 5:07 AM EST.

Comment ID #273952

Oh, and since I didn’t say it yet, @SuitCase & @Taeshi, I really like the look of the new site and the new art style! You guys are doing a great job with it lately! :)

daft_inquisitor January 29, 2014, 5:09 AM EST.

Comment ID #273953

Why does everyone look five years younger .w.

Stevum January 29, 2014, 5:14 AM EST.

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@ Tails nobody likes mike. He sucks. That’s no reason to punch him in the face though. He already took two or three good punches to the face for what he said to Lucy and did nothing about it. He is sorry for what he did. But mistakes happen. I believe mike will make things right but as of now there is nothing he can do about it. Plus I don’t think mike would really care if paulo did not want to be his friend anymore. I would probably act like Jordan tords him.

Blue fox January 29, 2014, 8:50 AM EST.

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We learned in the Happy Hour ch that Mike actually does admire Paulo. They both do. I doubt Mike wants Paulo to hate him or to hate Paulo.

I mean who else is there to be friends with? Most of the comic is girl cats. Besides Abbey, who prolly doesn’t like that Mike bullied someone over the suicide ledge.

Paulo is probably all he has. Daisy only lingers because she’s still hot for him, and he knows that her friendship has always been that way. We know Sue suspected him and Amaya does what Sue does. Jess and Rachel prolly don’t care much about Mike. He really doesn’t have any other friends.

Lickit&stickit January 29, 2014, 9:33 AM EST.

Comment ID #273956

Whhooooaaaaa full circle moment. That’s probably what he realized after Lucy left. BAM.

Lickit&stickit January 29, 2014, 9:35 AM EST.

Comment ID #273957

@ Lickit&stickit that suave cat with Rachel would probably be friends with mike. And yes I’m sure by now mike has realized that he has no friends. Not even his pet wants to be his friend any more so he flew the coop. I wounded if he told sandy his pet left him because he sucks. I guess mike would take any body to be his friend just so he is not alone. Sounds suspiciously ironic about how he was thinking about a certain someone. And the way you said ( I mean who else is there to be friends with? Most of the comic is girl cats.) You make it sound like that’s a bad thing :smirk:

Blue fox January 29, 2014, 10:43 AM EST.

Comment ID #273958

Please, Paulo, don’t get jealous because when we see Lucy again she will need someone like you to lean on!

Amanda January 29, 2014, 11:47 AM EST.

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