Some people are optimists, some are pessimists, and some are realists. Illustrator Eduardo Salles is a realist, and you can tell from his comics.

The Mexico City-born illustrator is known for creating brutally honest comics about modern life. From the brutal truth of texting to the reality of dieting - Salles illustrates it all in his comics in an utterly cynical yet hilarious way. Keep on scrolling to check out his comics, translated from Spanish to English by Bored Panda, and don't forget to vote for your favorites!

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Rukmania 2 years ago

Whoa. What's with all the down votes on this page? These are all very true points. It pains me so much how unhealthy the food we eat is.

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Helping Panda 2 years ago

Funny, in my experience the world is also full of idiots who think they are geniuses... :)

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Daria B 2 years ago

This one is so true. It's hard to develop the immunity to this.

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coffee zombie 2 years ago

This one is so true. People don't want you to be who you are and will do everything to make you like everyone else. Stay strong people and don't change who you are!

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Iva Sušická 2 years ago

This is quite true, because if they come back, they can still ruin it and leave again...

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Intensive Panda 2 years ago

you can be yourself as long you're goodlooking, intelligent, charming, humorous and your quriks are socially acceptable

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

It depends on the conversation XD I'm still saying "HAHAHAHA" but I'm also laughing at the same time in personal.

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Marysia Jawłowska 2 years ago

I love how both genders are included in that :D

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John L 2 years ago

If you learn a technical trade skill, you may well be better off. Heating/air, plumbing, and electrician, are just three that pay very well. And the biggest plus is that you can easily go into business for yourself. I love the knowledge I gained from my bachelors(history), and masters(physical anthropology), but my PhD is in Mechanical Aptitude. Guess which one I use for making a living? :D

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Marysia Jawłowska 2 years ago

It's refreshing to see something that offends both genders equally and you can't even call it sexist....

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

I don't know what will I say on this, But I know that we should help them both.

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

You may have a lot of friends in your life but the question is that who are the real ones???

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Maria Lazaridou 2 years ago

So much disappointment..

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

same, if there's a someone almost die, they still keep take a picture instead of helping them, then they will upload it in any social media site. grrr.

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Eglė Liubinaitė 2 years ago

Where should I go then? Video games? :D

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

Can you tell me what's the meaning of this?

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ADHORTATOR 2 years ago

Ha!

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Eglė Liubinaitė 2 years ago

I think I'm just gonna stay a virgin 'till the rest of my life :/

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

Style has no size.

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Michel M. Prins 2 years ago

This is... Scaringly accurate.

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stella 2 years ago

Why is it that this line is said by millionaire and billionaires only? Money does buy you happiness to a certain extent. ...try saying this when you are starving and have no bed to sleep in

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GlassOfWater 2 years ago

This post makes me feel very uncomfortable

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Dima Less 2 years ago

Licking your balls also helps

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Helping Panda 2 years ago

This would be perfect if the first label were just "OMNIVORE", not "CARNIVORE (OMNIVORE)".

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JEFF THE KILLER 2 years ago

sums up life.....

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

If I were a tree, I would have no reason to love a human.

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Hans 2 years ago

If you at least occasionally resume the "1 month" state, I believe you can maintain your relationship happy for a lifetime.

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Judit Thoma 2 years ago

This could be George R. R. Martin.

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Hans 2 years ago

RIP Steve Jobs, actually...

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ADHORTATOR 2 years ago

That's a good one!

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Judit Thoma 2 years ago

Nope. Only existance happens to you that way, not life.

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Brenda Olano 2 years ago

lol xD

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Marysia Jawłowska 2 years ago

nice execution of the concept, I like it

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Kjorn 2 years ago

i'm not fitting in any category

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tweetybird 2 years ago

yes i have all the time in the world to talk about game of thrones

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Kjorn 2 years ago

i get the oïl, temprerature, the screw but i dont get the hammer.

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Michel M. Prins 2 years ago

This one is actually very cleverly found

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Kjorn 2 years ago

i bow before the truth!

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

I don't know why some of the people in any social site are really big deal to have a many likes. :'3

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Juan Castellucci 2 years ago

Let's hope that The Bible in 22 Century isnt The Law again ...

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

same like reading an article in computer instead of reading in a real book.

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Daria B 2 years ago

But you're also a rich source of vitamin D, sugar.

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

too blessed to be stressed

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Sreejith 2 years ago

Android worm...

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cyberbird 2 years ago

Cat people, please comment; at least this lovely creature doesn't eat vomit.

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Isidora Kesić 2 years ago

I never liked this quote

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

That's why do not put your mobile phone beside you while studying.

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Sweep the Leg 2 years ago

Things I've thrown away from my teenage years that have come back in style in my early 30s: overalls, chunky heels, everything else...

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

me, sometimes hahaha food is love

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Michel M. Prins 2 years ago

Can't disagree with this one

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

I feel this when I do my thesis in college

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Michel M. Prins 2 years ago

"The world's still the same. There's just... less in it." ~ Jack Sparrow

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Michel M. Prins 2 years ago

Well, the nightstand leg does not kiss the foot, but mostly the little toe. I think that the only reason that toe is still being grown on our foot; to make out with the nightstand.

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.

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Vicki AKA v23474 2 years ago

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Another duplication

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Brenda Olano 2 years ago

I'd be happy if I get the 'Is gay' one :D

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coffee zombie 2 years ago

Disturbingly true

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Isidora Kesić 2 years ago

Music you pretend you like? Good grief.

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Michel M. Prins 2 years ago

He has... A rich form of imagination.

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

when many are also connected :D hahaha even free data can't connect also. :'3

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Izabella David 1 year ago

ok i get the ps4 one but what are the others?

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Jesus Wäre 2 years ago

Who still plays angry birds?

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Alfredo Palacios 2 years ago

If drunk I'll do...

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Cookie 2 years ago

LOL!! OMG, that is so true.

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Kjorn 2 years ago

little as change since then

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Cookie 2 years ago

The last one is not a nightmare. It's only a nightmare if it's pointing down.

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Whateverthenameis 2 years ago

what's the last one captain?

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Dima Less 2 years ago

I'm dead inside, now that's official.

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Santiago Suarez 2 years ago

we are the fleas of the universe

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Santiago Suarez 2 years ago

I can't :(

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KAT LIMEBLOOD 2 years ago

relatable.

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Lucine Kazanian 2 years ago

HAHAHA

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Cookie 2 years ago

How true.

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Anne Madag 2 years ago

well, some o