Irregular Webcomic!

Archive     Blog     Cast     Forum     RSS     Books!     Poll Results     About     Search     Fan Art     Podcast     More Stuff     Random     Support on Patreon
New comics Mon-Fri; reruns Sat-Sun
<   No. 4848   2022-11-02   >

Comic #4848

1 C-3PO: I am fluent in over six million forms of communication.
1 Uncle Owen: Can you speak Bocce?
2 C-3PO: It’s like a second language to me.
3 Uncle Owen: Okay, I’ll take these two!
4 C-3PO: Don’t let on Artoo, but I only know Basic and I’m just machine translating all the rest.
4 R2-D2: <whistle beep??>
4 C-3PO: Eels? Really?

First (1) | Previous (4847) | Next (4849) || Latest Rerun (2576) | Latest New (5175)
First 5 | Previous 5 | Next 5 | Latest 5
Star Wars theme: First | Previous | Next | Latest || First 5 | Previous 5 | Next 5 | Latest 5
This strip's permanent URL:
Annotations off: turn on
Annotations on: turn off

There is of course a philosophical question here. Does C-3PO really "know" any languages at all, or is he always just doing the equivalent of machine translation?

LEGO® is a registered trademark of the LEGO Group of companies, which does not sponsor, authorise, or endorse this site.
This material is presented in accordance with the LEGO® Fair Play Guidelines.

My comics: Irregular Webcomic! | Darths & Droids | Eavesdropper | Planet of Hats | The Dinosaur Whiteboard | mezzacotta
My blogs: (daily updates) | 100 Proofs that the Earth is a Globe (science!) | Carpe DMM (long form posts) | Snot Block & Roll (food reviews)
More comics I host: The Prisoner of Monty Hall | Lightning Made of Owls | Square Root of Minus Garfield | iToons | Comments on a Postcard | Awkward Fumbles
© 2002-2024 Creative Commons License
This work is copyright and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 International Licence by David Morgan-Mar.