Your Unauthorized Guide to the Golden Age of National Lampoon Magazine

164. “Could Ruse a Ritter Mustart” Cartoon

August 10, 2009

Q: Early ’80s, post-apocalypse, Asian with a baloney sandwich in the last frame, tag line was “could ruse a ritter mustard”.

A: That appeared in the March 1982 (Food) issue. (Tip o’ the hat to The Head of Jayne Mansfield for providing the answer in the Comments link below.)


Don't know the year or issue, but it was a New Wave Comic by Mark Marek.

—Paul Cate

August 11, 2009 7:54 pm

Don't know the year or issue, but it was a Mark Marek cartoon, probably "New Wave Comics".

—Paul Cate

August 14, 2009 10:45 pm

Yes, it's one of Mark Marek's New Wave comix. Appropriately enuff, it appeared in the March 82 (Food) issue.

—The Head of Jayne Mansfield

January 14, 2010 8:01 pm

thanks. much appreciated


January 15, 2010 7:30 am

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