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Cartoon(s) of the Week – The Court Protects Us All

Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

Government of the people, by the people and for the people…

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Pat Bagley in the Salt Lake Tribune:

Government by the majority…

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Stuart Carlson in GoComics:

Government serves and protects…

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Ben Sargent in the Austin American Statesman:

Government responds to the needs of the people…

Cartoon(s) of the Week – You Can’t Always Get What You Want… Thank Goodness!

Drew Sheneman in the Newark Star-Ledger:

So, if you get elected we’ll drop the big boy on Iran?

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Tony Auth in The Philadelphia Inquirer

So, if you get elected we’ll eliminate education?

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Tom Toles in The Washington Post:

So, if you get elected we’ll reduce population by increasing the death rate?

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So, if you get elected you’ll be able to mandate gas prices?

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David Horsey in the L. A. Times:

So, if you get elected you won’t get eaten up by your own deficit policy?

 

Cartoon(s) of the Week – Eve of Destruction

Jim Morin in the Miami Herald:

Education destroys Santorum’s world…

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Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

…and unchangeable opposition is destroying the Congress

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Ted Rall from UClick:

…and the Right wants to destroy social benefits

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Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:

… and, while we’re at it, let’s destroy America’s sex life…

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Lee Judge in the Kansas City Star:

 

Of course, we’ve already destroyed the influence of average citizens on our government.

 

Cartoon(s) of the Week – So Jobs are not what we are campaigning for these days…

Jack Ohman in The Oregonian:

Republican Science will triumph!

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Joel Pett in the Lexington Herald-Leader:

The Church shows its colors…

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Jim Morin in the Miami Herald:

Just put this aspirin between your knees…

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M. Wuerker of Politico:

… not an echo…

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Pat Oliphant in The Washington Post:

Who cares about Birth Control… it’s hard enough just to be a Republican.

 

Cartoon(s) of the Week – Merrily We Run Along…

Tom Toles in The Washington Post:

Mitt keeps up with the news…

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Tony Auth in the Philadelphia Inquirer:


Newt shows his well earned knowledge of marriage…

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Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal Constitution:

The Super PACS keep us all up to date on where Democracy stands…

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Signe Wilkinson in the Philadelphia Daily News:

…and the Republican World is changing its point of view…

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Matt Davies of Tribune Media Services:

… except on Citizens United and Gay folks.

Cartoon(s) of the (Last) Week (of 2011)

Don Wright in the Palm Beach Post:

Another decade ends with thousands of fools not believing in Global Warming

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Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

Wondering how to decorate an elephant…

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Drew Sheneman in the Newark Star Ledger:

Is he a Mayan?

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Jim Morin in the Miami Herald:

Iowa perceptions are so out there…

 

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Dick Locher, Tribune Media Services:

…and doesn’t that sum up what comes out of the Iowa Primary?

 

HAPPY NEW YEAR ONE AND ALL… SEE YOU NEXT WEEK FOR THE FIRST 2012 CARTOONS.

Cartoon(s) of the Week – A Day Late (sorry)

 

Drew Sheneman of Tribune media Services:

Jobs, jobs, jobs…

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Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

Republican Christmas

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Steve Sack in the Star Tribune:

House sitting…

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Steve Breen in the San Diego Union Tribune

Dark today because they are all on vacation…

Hope you’re all having a great Holiday. – Bill

Cartoon(s) of the Week – Welcome Back from Iraq

Jeff Danziger of the L.A. Times:

And what did you guys do for (or to) your Country?

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Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:

…and now that you’re back… NOTHING!

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Ben Sargent in the Austin American-Statesman:

… but maybe you’ll be able to vote. Unfortunately it might not be easy.

 

Cartoon(s) of the Week – Primary Colors

Sorry to have missed doing last week’s cartoons… but here are this week’s:

Mike Luckovich  in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:

The primary has replaced our favorite situation comedies

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Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

… and given us great reality shows

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Clay Bennett in the Chattanooga Times Free Press:

…plus a lot of ads…

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Jeff Danziger in the L.A. Times:

… things we’ll all forget.

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Ben Sargent in the Austin American Statesman:

Now we’ll wait for the reviews.

Cartoon(s) of the Week – Variations on Experience.

Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

How well we’ve learned from experience…

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Jeff Danziger in the Loas Angeles Times:

And how new experiences make us grow…

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Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:

For many, it would be nice to have someplace to go home to…

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Lee Judge in the Kansas City Star:

The Banks are hiring only the best…

Outside of my regular picks for Cartoon(s) of the Week, there is one more outside the general trend that reflected my own feelings:

Kevin Siers in the Charlotte Observer:

I’ll miss you, Steve… every time I bring out my MacBook and enter the Cartoon(s). – Bill

Cartoon(s) of the Week – Can’t we just agree on SOMETHING?

Jeff Danziger, New York Times Syndicate:

To quote the Tea Party Folks: “Let Them Die!”

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Ben Sargent, Austin American-Statesman:

If you can’t love it, kill it.

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Tom Toles, The Washington Post:

Will a new nation be born? Doubtful.

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Mike Luckovich, Atlanta Journal-Constitution;

of course, not everyone NEEDS to vote…

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Ted Rall, L. A. Times:

It’s a good thing candidates believe in something.

Cartoon(s) of the Week – Tales of our Government

Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:

…as if there is only one way to do it.

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John Sherffius in the Boulder Camera:

…spending money on science buys us so little…

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Drew Sheneman in the Newark Journal-Ledger:

… so SOME Federal spending is OK?

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Kevin Siers in the Charlotte Observer:

… but it’s good to know we’re in control…

Cartoon(s) of the Week – Summer Fun

Clay Bennett in the Chattanooga Times Free Press:

To start with, nobody is working…

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Steve Sack in the Star Tribune:

… and some that aren’t working are pointing fingers at others who are not working…

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Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

Then there are the hazards of Nature as they effect politics…

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Chan Lowe of Tribune Media:

…a hurricane brings out the best in us…

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Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:

…and Presidential candidates are willing to ignore global warming as non-existent…

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Don Wright in the Palm Beach Post:

… but we always have the stupid to fall back on.

Cartoon(s) of the Week – Solving our problems won’t be easy…

Hey… sorry I missed CotW last weekend… got caught up in a number of activities and only realized on Tuesday that it hadn’t been done. But…We’re BAAAAACK!

Nick Anderson in the Houston Chronicle:

The Deficit Committee sure looks unpromising…

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Dana Summers in the Orlando Sentinel:

Warren Buffett doesn’t seem to be convincing other rich folk to do their share…

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Tom Toles in The Washington Post:

Not everyone’s goal is PREVENTING disaster…

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Lee Judge in the Kansas City Star:

But there’s so much to keep Political Cartoonists busy…

Cartoon(s) of the Week – The Debate gets us Nowhere because…?

Tony Auth in the Philadelphia Inquirer:

Watching our Congressional Leaders negotiate with the President on raising the debt ceiling has given me a really negative opinion of the House…

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… For one thing, they listen to the least politically knowledgeable people…

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Lee Judge in the Kansas City Star:

… and the spend so much of their time trying to get through legislation which does not add to the solution of the major economic problems…

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Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

…and many of the right wing folks, led on by their radio stars, try to make us think there is no real problem…

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Jim Morin in the Miami Herald:

… so, wouldn’t it be nice if they had real leaders who responded to all of us?

 

Cartoon(s) of the Week – 3 that I liked…

Pat Bagley in the Salt Lake Tribune:

… for the multimillionaires (did you know they worked?)

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Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

I wonder if my Congresswoman will keep her health care?

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Steve Sack in the Minneapolis Star Tribune:

…but there are candidates who can save our country (just not here.)

 

Cartoon(s) of the Week – It doesn’t matter which Party… there are things we need to know.

Clay Bennett in the Chattanooga Times Free Press:

It’s time to reevaluate our elected officials and figure out who they work for…

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Signe Wilkinson at Philly.com:

… or think of what they could be spending our tax money on… things we need…

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Pat Oliphant in the Washington Post:

… and what about those who are trying to get into office… will they bring us back to our earlier evil?

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Nick Anderson in the Houston Chronicle:

Why can’t the media spend it’s time on important things instead of sensation?

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Tony Auth in the Philadelphia Inquirer:

…And, above all, when will parties ignore their competitive idiocy and evaluate policy by seeing what really works?

Cartoon(s) of the Week – The Republican Primaries Raise Questions

Ben Sargent, Atlanta Journal Constitution:

Can’t you guys just get along?

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Kevin Siers in the Charlotte Observer:

What have you guys gotten yourselves into?

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Dana Summers in the Orlando Sentinel:

Why haven’t they listened to the vast majority of voters?

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Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

So how will you be able to win the Presidency in 2012?

 

Cartoon(s) of the Week – So now we have to change our approach…

Rob Rogers in the Pittsburg Post-Gazette:

Perhaps I can replace “Terror” with something else…

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Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal Constitution:

Time passes… wait til next week…

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Tom Toles in the Washington Post:

…but we continue anyway…

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Jim Morin in the Miami Herald:

… but watch out… you know what that Passionate Patriotism leads to…

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Jeff Stahler in the Columbus Dispatch:

… Call Frank Luntz.

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