UK-based artist Alex Norris is making comic strips cool again with his "Oh No" series, a gloriously awkward take on life's realest struggles.

These 3-panel fun comics, uploaded to a page known as "Webcomic Name", started appearing on Tumblr over the summer. The star is a little pink blob who faces everyday challenges and annoyances, from social anxiety to dirty contact lenses, but fails in hilarious ways and delivers its trademark punchline - oh no. "Webcomic Name is partly a parody of the extremely self-aware negative culture that has been popular on the internet for a while." Alex told Bored Panda. The funny drawings' simplistic presentation makes them both relatable and hilarious.

Alex has been drawing and illustrating since the age of 10, but he didn't take his talent for drawing funny comics full-time until after university. "Since graduating these oh no comics have always been my main focus because I haven't wanted to do any other job," though he added that he's had "a few side-jobs to pay rent."

As for the future of oh no meme, "a Webcomic Name book is in the works," and Alex said that he will be making announcements about it soon. He's also currently writing a separate series of funny comic strips for Webtoon called Hello World, which you can read here. Oh, yes!

More info: Tumblr, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

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Jasmine Chen
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3 years ago

Me...

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Stille20
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3 years ago

ah ha ha.. so true

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Jewel Farmer
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3 years ago

Ha ha! That's me. -.-

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La Marlen Con Riffo
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3 years ago

Yo soy el tipo naranjo xd

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moustache lover
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3 years ago

Too true lol

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moustache lover
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3 years ago

Not sure why I find these so funny lol

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nighty fox dreemurr
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3 years ago

Just....DO IT!

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nighty fox dreemurr
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3 years ago

Eeeeeeeevery time.

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Stille20
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3 years ago

oh my! the booty shorts on a blob. XD

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Daria B
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3 years ago

Not dead. Just so hungry it passer out.

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Leshter Montano
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3 years ago

or theend of a series on netflix

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Sandra La Madeleine
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3 years ago

My life as a comic.

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Christina Wood
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3 years ago

Never a truer comic

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Hope Floats
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3 years ago

The incentive ' was' there....And then it went away... AGAIN...

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Eve Mas
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3 years ago

LOL

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Daniel Mallory
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3 years ago

so true

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3 years ago

oh wow. yikes

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La Marlen Con Riffo
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3 years ago

always

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Starry Night Lover
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3 years ago

LOL no emotion

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CandyCorn
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3 years ago

I can relate to this on so many levels

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Stille20
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3 years ago

EVERYTIME

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Issabelle Torticc
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3 years ago

Me right now

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Caitlyn McCracken
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3 years ago

Maybe they are crocs

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Amanda Wsky Gamba
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3 years ago

That is totally me.

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Daria B
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3 years ago

Boob pain too, actually. If you don't handle them properly.

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moustache lover
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3 years ago

Lol!

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Hope Floats
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3 years ago

This was me in December,another non-existant birthday.... How I envy those that actually CELEBRATE their birthday!!

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Hope Floats
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3 years ago

Sometimes you wished you'd never asked..

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nighty fox dreemurr
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3 years ago

Tatoos.

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Beloved
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3 years ago

Well at least it's back...

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Fandoms Rise
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3 years ago

That's awful but hilarious.

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L.j. Bus
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3 years ago

😂😂😂

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JEFF THE KILLER
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3 years ago

dem arms thou.

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The Laugh Fan
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3 years ago

They never do. Well, so far.

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Hope Floats
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3 years ago

Moving home solves nothing,because you just take your ' sadness' with you....I learnt this the hard way....

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CandyCorn
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3 years ago

The shadowing..

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Hope Floats
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3 years ago

I always feel that both Christmas and New Year's Eve are the biggest let downs of the year...There is this build up of excitement and then.........Nothing!.. Except endless tidying up and washing up..Oh to be five again and get back all that excitement.....

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Xiang Ping Khoo
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3 years ago

I hate when an eyelash magically gets stuck under it

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Silent Skeleton
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3 years ago

You can make someone who was having a bad day smile and laugh :o)

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Hope Floats
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3 years ago

Mmmmmm...A little too far??

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Sweep the Leg
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3 years ago

Oh! So THAT'S why I'm single!

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L.j. Bus
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3 years ago

That awkward feeling...

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Long Joan Silver
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3 years ago

BAHAHAHAHA this is so damn accurate!

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Suzanne Manning
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3 years ago

Yep. Every time.

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Sreejith
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3 years ago

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Ya, this one is boring

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Happy Ghost
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3 years ago

I've been wondering the same as I'm reading these

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Fandoms Rise
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3 years ago

The cats face on its side is so strange. Cute- but strange.

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Ezequiel Estrada
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4 months ago

2020

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Daniel Escobar
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3 years ago

has she drinked Slurm?

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Xiang Ping Khoo
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3 years ago

It's like a manga update with an old chapter T__T

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Виктория Луковецкая
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3 years ago

eww ( ≖Д≖)

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Elin Aasen
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3 years ago

Trump...

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Steve Moore
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3 years ago

Draw me like one of your French ...blobs.

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