Blog Archives

Cartoon(s) of the Week – What was the Republican Convention like?

 

Jim Morin in the Miami Herald:

What a tremendous image the Republicans set at their Convention…

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Steve Sack in the Star Tribune:

It was interesting to guess who was in charge…

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Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:

Of course, I wonder why so many seniors at the Convention thought Romney and Ryan were their solution…

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Pat Bagley in the Salt Lake Tribune:

The Convention showed us how Romney started in the lower middle class…just like us!

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David Horsey in the L. A. Tribune:

The Convention, however, had great moments of entertainment…

 

 

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Cartoon(s) of the Week – Is anything what it seems?

 

Drew Sheneman in the Newark Star-Ledger:

Reasons or excuses… we’re still in the dark…

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Joe Heller in the Green Bay Press-Gazette:

Danger or stupidity… there are so many morons…

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Steve Sack in the Star Tribune:

Evil or evil… there is no difference…

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Jim Morin in The Miami Herald:

Investigation or Reputation… we are known far and wide…

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David Horsey in the Los Angeles Times.

Tuned in or tuned out… communication lost in technology…

 

 

Cartoon(s) of the Week – The politics of money…

Jim Morin in the Miami Herald:

America seems to be based on the importance of money…

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Ben Sargent in the Austin American-Statesman:

…and it is easy to sell the rich folks’ budget to the candidate…

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Pat Bagley in the Salt Lake Tribune:

… and money leads principle in getting the nomination…

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Steve sack in the Star Tribune:

…and let’s make sure the government doesn’t get what’s due…

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Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal Constitution:

… as long as the Middle Class gives its all.

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 – 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 – 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 – We should all be worried about stupidity when discussing debt.

Steve Sack in the Star Tribune:

We are speaking here of forced suicide

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John Sherffius in the Daily Boulder Camera:

… and the rest of the world is watching our plight…

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Joel Pett in the Lexington Herald-Leader:

… everyone can see what is NOT being mentioned…

Note: I almost made this week’s collection a Sarah Palin review… but I’m tired of doing anything that promotes her for fear of being like this Morin cartoon in the Miami Herald:

… and this about sums it up without getting into her views on American History or anything else. This is probably the last time she’ll turn up in this column.

-Bill

 

Cartoon(s) of the Week – We’ve compromised without knowing how to pay off the debt…

Tony Auth in The Philadelphia Inquirer:

Perhaps we really believe that we can, eventually, get out from under our debt to China

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LUOJIE in the China DailyBeijing, China

I don’t think the Chinese are expecting a payoff soon…

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Lisa Benson of the Washington Post News Group:

… and a short term win can have REAL consequences…

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Steve Sack in the Minneapolis Star Tribune:

… of course, when the Republicans take over Congress, it may be clear that the Democrats have LEARNED from them.

Cartoon(s) of the Week – The GOP Pledge as viewed across the country…

Ben Sargent in the Austin American Statesman:

It seems that the GOP Pledge is recognized as fiction…

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Tony Auth in the Philadelphia Inquirer:

… but the Republicans find it something to dance to…

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Steve Sack in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune:

… at least it gives the very rich what they want…

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Lee Judge in the Kansas City Star:

…but in the end, there’s nothing new under the sun.