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George Jetson had one named Rosie Robot.


Where is yours?





When I was signing/autographing at the San Diego convention last year, I met a couple there who were big fans of Cyanide & Happiness. The woman was diagnosed with cancer the same day she started reading the comics and for that reason she LOVED the cancer jokes. So she asked me to draw her one. This was that comic.


But of course, somehow people look at this and get offended because it mentions cancer in a way that isn't mourning. For shame.
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:iconkagedenarii:
kagedenarii Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2012
I've got Leukemia, wish i got to keep my robot when I started living at home again. Although the beeping gets annoying.
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:iconninluvs-shm:
NinLuvs-SHM Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Cancer shouldn't be something that's viewed as death right off the bat. I battled through cancer myself a couple years back and granted, it's not fun but it's not instant death either. :/

I'm just sad I didn't get a free robot out of it. :iconimsadplz:
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UnholyFairy Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
mine only beeps what a rip off, Mr. Jetson's talks WTF
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:iconvolege101:
Volege101 Featured By Owner May 24, 2012
love ur comics bro!
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:icondarkdragon43:
darkdragon43 Featured By Owner May 13, 2012  Student Digital Artist
holy 'smokes'? is that a lung cancer reference?
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:iconarisu-ami-chan:
Arisu-Ami-Chan Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
This is a nice thought for that woman. :D I'm not offended at all, considering I'm smiling like the morbid moron I am!
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:iconreddragonfly:
RedDragonfly Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2012
one silver lining, coming riiiiiihght up!
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:iconpidopay:
pidopay Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2011  Student Digital Artist
*gasp* I gotta get cancer! NOW! I WANNA ROBOT :iconrlyplz:
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:icontheun-undead462:
TheUn-UnDeaD462 Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2011
your comics are awesome, Cyanide and happiness is awesome, everything is awesome !!!
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:iconbiofox86:
BioFox86 Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
i found it funny anyway, laughing at hardships kind of makes them better
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:iconooooooooshiny:
ooooooooshiny Featured By Owner May 23, 2011   General Artist
if you like this maybe you'll like the stuff in my gallery, and just like c&h i make new stuff every day
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:iconskelly-bone:
Skelly-Bone Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2013
Go away.
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standupandscreamAA Featured By Owner May 3, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
At first, I found this quite offensive. Then, after reading the discription, I laughed. :D
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:iconbeastiessister:
beastiessister Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2011
lol. the humor is quite dark but as i always say, emo shit and dark humor isn't everyones cup of liquidised dead baby ^^ the comics good. very funny. whitch is hard to come by theese days.
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Sesshomaru431 Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2011
Canser jokes. Lovely.
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Skelly-Bone Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2013
They aren't mocking it or anything. And most of the cancer survivors in the comments seem to disagree that this is offensive at all.
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tamkittyxyz Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2011
You spell cancer with an "s". Your opinion is invalid.
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:iconsesshomaru431:
Sesshomaru431 Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2011
Okay! So I made a grammar error. Big deal!
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Contemptus-Mundi Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2011
You made a spelling error, good sir/ma'am.
Also, I like your icon.
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:iconsesshomaru431:
Sesshomaru431 Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2011
Please stop talking to me.
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:iconcontemptus-mundi:
Contemptus-Mundi Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2011
Alrighty, have a nice day. ^^
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DragonsLover1 Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2012
I was VERY amused by this conversation. :lmao:
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:iconwarriorfan111:
warriorfan111 Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2010
You never cease to make me and my siblings laugh their asses off, we actually lost our abutts once, we found them a while after tho X3
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:iconsimplesimpleton:
simpleSimpleton Featured By Owner Oct 26, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
you make good comics :) lol!
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:iconlonnie-roberts-jr:
lonnie-roberts-jr Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2010
THEY CONTROL WHETHER WE LIVE OR DIE?! The robots have won! Find John Connor!
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:iconofcurledtails:
OfCurledTails Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2010
This is typical C & H political incorrectness at its best!
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:iconamythedancer:
amythedancer Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2010
my cousin died of cancer, but I still laugh at the jokes.
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:iconlitle-noa:
Litle-Noa Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2010  Student Traditional Artist
yes it does!starts smoking now(the enw way of getting ya friends in it)
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:iconwynterstoops:
Wynterstoops Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Puh-leaze. I got diagnoed last year and I got a free wacom pad, a fancy printyfaxscancopyjigger and a free Mac OSX. AND I got all the hydrocodone's and oxycodone's I could ask for. Cancer isn't just funny, it's a way to personal happpiness off of others.

Oh, and a 2006 Mercedes-benz c-class. And a King size bed.

If I had been underage during the diagnosis I probably could have got a house.
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taintedfeather Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
:thumbsup::batman:

When I was Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes last year, (I realize its no where near the same) all I got was a shitty teddy bear.

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Wynterstoops Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
>.< Those bastards. Get cancer, but not the dangerous crap. Aim for what I had, hodgkins lymphoma. Wait! How old are you? Because make a wish foundations stops servicing pricks like me once they hit 21. If you're old enough to drink in the USA, you're old enough to ignore.
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taintedfeather Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
Well, when I was diagnosed, they didn't think I was going to make it.
Haha, I'm 16 now and diagnosed year and a half ago. Now I get two needles a day and routine blood sugar tests, and if I'm lucky, go to the hospital if doctors think I'm going to explode or something. And I don't live in the USA. If I did, I would have been screwed over for health insurance a looooonnnngggg time ago. :D It costs 8-10 GRAND for an insulin pump, which would make my life a hell of a lot easier. You only get it for free if you are 8 and under now and if you had one while you are 8 and then turn 9, it is still free. Retardedly stupid? Yes.
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Wynterstoops Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
That is retardedly stupid. Have they forgotten that being legaly underage means that technically you still count as a child. Not that you are personally, but considering your age they should have different rules. Perhaps a donation pool should be started? I wonder if it would work, after all people donate crazier stuff on here... It would take a while, but if fellow deviants did contribute, and you managed to save up a little money, after a while you might be able to get one.

You don't get screwed too much on medicaid in the US, but you have to be flat broke to get it, which is where I'm at right now, and was before. I just have nicer stuff now. Stuff I can sell and buy crappier stuff with...like the car...hehehehehe... Seriously, the resale value alone on those suckers can buy several cheap cars, and I only need one to get to and from work. The rest of the money can be used on important stuff, like having a permanent place to live instead of keeping everything in storage and couch-hopping all the time.
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Celeb Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2010
This is still one of my very favorite comics...

I have a good number of relatives and friends who have died from cancer, yet things like this far from offend me.
Just ask Dr. Patch Adams... humor heals the soul, and tends to help heal the body, as well. People who laugh actually get better faster.

Hence... humor BELONGS with cancer and other serious conditions.
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PCvsMAC Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2010
I was so offended by this i roflcoptered for 3 straight minutes. My freind thought i was dying. And in a way i was. :D
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cogs90210 Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Got the book and lovin' the comic. Keep it up or I'll put on my purple shirt and stab you in the eye.
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demon2091 Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2010  Student General Artist
In my opinion, darker and more depressing things like cancer, need to be looked at in a more lighter mood. It makes people feel better and more people accepting of the situation. I personally would hate it if everyone around me just started being all depressing and sad and what not. I would be like... YEAH! NO! I'm going to do something that is actually fun. XD
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Dkashoi Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2010  Student General Artist
My mom has had cancer for 10+ years and this made me laugh. :nod:
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Tessy890 Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2009
im so chuck norris i can get it cure it and get cmy robot all in the same day
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EnygmaticHarlequins Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2009
I hope that woman is happy. :) You're a good person for doing that for her!
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vicky-bwahaha Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2009
:O where do i sign up??
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:iconmadijaz:
madijaz Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2009
id be happy(:
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:iconkmd2:
KMD2 Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2009
Well, at least she's mature about it!
Bad luck though, begin reading something funny and get diagnosed with a potentially fatal disease.
Awful.
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:iconeggsistoast:
eggsistoast Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2009  Student Artisan Crafter
If I had cancer I'd appreciate this. Looking on the bright side?
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saturninesweetness Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2009  Hobbyist Writer
I agree. Actually, did you know there are cancer-patient support groups dedicated to laughing about it and finding happy things to talk about? Imagine, all the tears and inspirational stories must get you gloomy after a while.
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rach84u Featured By Owner May 27, 2009
nawwwwwwwww...
That's sad!
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:iconrythmear:
Rythmear Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2009  Hobbyist Writer
I'm sure she's very happy with it :)
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:iconextremebean00:
Extremebean00 Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2009
I'm gonna go get cancer now.
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:iconsir-tristan:
Sir-Tristan Featured By Owner May 3, 2009
Have fun with that.
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MikeSinner Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2009
Well, shit happens. Cancer happens... People have to deal with it and everyone does it in their own way.
Some don't deal with it and kill them selves... Where's the fun in that?
But seriously, if certain comics offend you, just don't read them. THere's all kinds of people making huge commotions about stuff like, OMG he made a joke about cancer or childporn! If they fail to realize that a joke is not always to be taken seriously, fine. Waste your time being offended, fine! But don't bother others who DO like the jokes and try to stop the person from making such comics.
Anyway, never mind. I'm almost about to go ranting all kinds of stuff, but let's just stop here.
Love your comics, keep up the good work.
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