Angus McPhee is regular patron of Coffee of Doom, while he originally didn't drink the coffee (but has started) he does talk to Faye a lot and has feelings for her. He was originally unnamed and only known as Argument Guy until an encounter in a bar had his identity revealed. He has since been shown to live with a room-mate named Marigold at 14 Elm Grove Lane, Apartment 8 in Northampton and has developed a closer relationship with Faye.
It is revealed that he knew Marigold from college not just as a shut in but as a person and was concerned about her well-being.
Background[edit | edit source]
Employment[edit | edit source]
Angus is employed as a professional strawman, paid to deliberately lose political debates by the opposing side.
Education[edit | edit source]
Family[edit | edit source]
The only thing known about Angus's early history is that he apparently came from a wealthy family.
Medical Issues[edit | edit source]
Sex and drugs and rock&roll[edit | edit source]
Sexuality[edit | edit source]
Angus is exclusively heterosexual.
Drugs[edit | edit source]
Angus drinks caffeine and alcohol. He smoked weed in college, but it is unknown if he still does.
Music preferences[edit | edit source]
Personality[edit | edit source]
Angus is one of the most complex characters in the strip, capable of both supportive friendship and damaging faux pas, a trait he seems to share with Faye.
He can be sentimental.
Relationships[edit | edit source]
Until recently, Angus was dating Faye. He has generally been supportive of her, even when he's at fault. They broke up when Angus got a job in New York City. Before dating Faye, He used to date Renee.
Quotes[edit | edit source]
- "Does a giant anthropomorphic penis costume count as a 'stupid outfit'?"
- "This...is the most wonderful beverage I have ever tasted. You've completely changed my life. To think...to think I'd gone all this time without experiencing such ecstasy!"
- "Who cares? I'm gonna go wrestle a bear."
- "It's really more of a puce."