h/t friend Bob Phibbs: Bill Watterson retired Calvin & Hobbes on New Year's Eve 1995 with this wonderful strip so relevant to New Year's day 2012:
And Boy Howdy, it makes me feel old to realize that was 17 years ago! It was the sermon illustration that Sunday by Barbara Mudge at St. Francis in Simi Valley as she prepared to retire in the New Year!
Happy New Year ... !!!