In the past few years, drawing scenes from conversations I overhear has become my way of combining my love of satirical cartoons and creating an illustrated time capsule of this strange time we live in. Having lived in Los Angeles for the past few years, I've witnessed trends come and go. Hipster mustaches were replaced with man buns, yoga studios started to invite goats to their classes, and online dating became more hellish than ever.

I recently collected all of the illustrations into a book titled #ThingsThatIHear available here (enter promo code "PANDA" for a limited time special discount)

For more illustrations, check my other posts on Bored Panda here and here

More info: Instagram | avnergeller.com

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Tee
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3 months ago

Aww.

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John Laurens/Gay Turtle
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3 months ago

Lmao that's me every day

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Madzdad the bard
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3 months ago

It was suggested that I add a picture to my profile with a pet, I didn't have one so I found a picture of me on a trip with a monkey. My fiancee picked me to talk to because I had a pic of a monkey on my shoulder. She wanted to know if I was afraid that it would rip my face off.

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Ben Smith
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3 months ago

Sounds like a real peach of a mother in law...

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Ben Smith
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3 months ago

That’s the most millennial sentence ever said

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Tee
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3 months ago

Exactly!

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Francis
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3 months ago (edited)

i try to imagine how avner geller overheard this... and: this is totally me and my best friend :D

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CrunChewy McSandybutt
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3 months ago

I have no shame when it comes to deep IG stalking. If you let me follow your IG, you can bet I'm going back to the paleolithic.

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Andres Tejeda
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3 months ago

So if a vegan doesn't mention he/she is vegan and better than you in the first 10min of talking to them are they still vegan?

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Alejandro Butrón
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3 months ago

Amazing art

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Kimberley Ka
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3 months ago

Spare undies, my toothbrush and a bikini in the hand luggage - always!

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Sassy Angel
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3 months ago

lol me too

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Night Owl
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3 months ago (edited)

Wait...there are not just pre-ripped but now also pre-mudded jeans sold? 🤦

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Elizabeth Schuyler
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3 months ago

*hipster intensifies*

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That one marvel fan
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3 months ago

I disagree

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Ben Smith
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3 months ago

Ugh. Missing out on real life...

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Tia Hansen
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3 months ago

That sentence makes no sense .-.?

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