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June 18, 2006 3:01 PM   Subscribe

Modern Toss. Featuring the beautifully profane, 'Mr Tourette', the all too real, 'Weekend' and the employee’s dream, 'Work'. [Not safe for work, children or the easily offended.]
posted by MrMustard (20 comments total)
Comic strips are funnier on the Internet because you can use the F word. Haha.
posted by Meatbomb at 3:12 PM on June 18, 2006

And also not use proper punctuation and capitalization. It really spices things up.
posted by rxrfrx at 3:16 PM on June 18, 2006

i laughed
posted by gubo at 3:20 PM on June 18, 2006

Hmm. Mr Tourette seems to be something of a one-note cock-knocker bastard wankstain.
posted by Dipsomaniac at 3:20 PM on June 18, 2006

I always forget about this site. My brother's got a nice framed Work print on his study wall - damned if I can find it on the site though. This used to sum up my weekends until recently. Fuckwads.
posted by TheDonF at 3:29 PM on June 18, 2006

i don't get it
posted by Fofer at 3:50 PM on June 18, 2006

Sweet jiminy, I can't tell if this is some sort of postmodern humor-like ironic commentary or if it's so uber-hip that I can't possibly relate. Either way I feel like I'm missing something.

I'll probably eat my words and spend all my money on Mr. Tourette Tea Towels within a month or so.
posted by medialyte at 4:27 PM on June 18, 2006

The whole thing really is a bit of a one note symphony.
posted by jonson at 4:29 PM on June 18, 2006

I don't get it.
posted by shmegegge at 4:47 PM on June 18, 2006

shit sandwich
posted by dbiedny at 5:50 PM on June 18, 2006

I like it. I came across this long ago and forgot about it. Thanks for the reminder.
posted by puke & cry at 7:20 PM on June 18, 2006 [1 favorite]

MT is great, but sadly the TV version was less than impressive. Personal favourite is still the inside cover from issue #1 (oh, get me)

"What did you do at the weekend?" -"Smashed my house up with a bat".
posted by ciderwoman at 4:04 AM on June 19, 2006

Pissed up Terry's 90 mph death can

That's had me giggling all day.
posted by veedubya at 4:56 AM on June 19, 2006

woo and yay
posted by Drexen at 6:09 AM on June 19, 2006

veedubya writes 'Pissed up Terry's 90 mph death can'

I'm going to save that one for the next name-my-band AskMe.
posted by blag at 8:30 AM on June 19, 2006

Um, yeah. OK.
posted by soyjoy at 9:26 AM on June 19, 2006

ciderwoman: you're right, Modern Toss the mag is great - didn't the second one come with a free pubic hair from the Queen or something?

Mr Tourette doing the church is a thing of beauty. And you can buy them in limited editions too - this one sums it all up
posted by patricio at 2:27 PM on June 19, 2006

MrMustard, Very fun. Love Mr. Tourette, deeply profane.

Mick Bunnage's and Jon Link's quirky, dry humor concisely depicts things in a rude way, which tickles my funny bone.

Their images seem to be a kind of nasty cousin of one of my favs, Roz Chast. Painfully whimsical, incomprehension.
posted by nickyskye at 4:32 PM on June 19, 2006

To anyone in the UK brought up with Viz this is so tame!
posted by Chunky at 5:19 AM on June 20, 2006

Chunky, had a look at Viz. Yup, it's profanisaurus. But there's something scalpel-like, precise about the Modern toss ones.
posted by nickyskye at 7:32 AM on June 20, 2006

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