What happens when you take one of the world’s best cartoon strips and remix it with some random process maths? Wonderful gibberish is what.
Calvin and Hobbes made a lot of mischief during their decade-long run — but just how much damage did they actually do? One intrepid superfan went through every single panel and tallied the total cost of their mayhem, from $2 cracked glass jars to $4798.83 to fix a flooded home.
Part of the beauty and majesty of Bill Watterson’s classic Calvin and Hobbes is how childlike and innocent it all is. With the current penchant for “gritty” remakes of classics in Hollywood, what would happen if Calvin went that way?