The world of comics, that is… I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again… Some of the best critical thinking, throughout history, has come at the end of a colored pencil… Now, to some of you all of this may seem like just so much low-hanging fruit, and justifiable outrage. But to entirely too many it will seem like unwarranted criticism… Me…? Read the past posts if you’re in doubt as to where I stand. But I really don’t seem to be finding any societally conscious cartoonists praising whats going on. Politically conscious… Well, sure… But cartoonists with an eye for what’s actually happening? They all seem to be fairly unanimous… That right there is a cartoon with an eye towards the reality of the situation, the (gross though they are) nuances of the current climate, and a scathing wit… Long live the cartoonists… Images found here.
… with a handy little comparison chart of some revered past presidents… … and the current squatter in chief! Image found here.
On the day of the last debate, and only a few weeks until the actual election, let’s take a moment to see where those profound prognosticators of pain and peril see as the state of the union… … so to speak…
Ooooh, that’s gonna leave a mark… And for those of you across whatever pond you live from me, the baby’s name is a combination of refugee and Jesus. Probably obvious, but if not, then the panel makes no sense. Image found here.