Memorial Day cartoon.

Memorial Day cartoon.
Any excuse to draw a cemetery. This cartoon cracked me up, but I am dark, so dark. I don’t know who gets my cartoons, really. I’m just grateful that most editors do. But my editor at Slate didn’t put this really interesting drawing, with toned colors and mood and a really funny joke, on the ...

Farewell to Lost cartoon.

Farewell to Lost cartoon.
I had to do something. Haven’t watched the finale yet, but they said on Jimmy Kimmel that Vincent will live. Good boy. After watching it: It made me cry buckets, but I was unhappy in a fan/writer/shipper way that is longer lasting. That was not an ending I appreciate, after watching for 6 years. Tom ...

BP Oil: when everyone knows your name, but nobody likes you.

BP Oil: when everyone knows your name, but nobody likes you.
BP Oil Spill Cartoons A lot of very busy, important sites have linked to me in the past for some reason, but I was amused when I was linked on Google’s finance page for BP Oil for my recent cartoon on BP. I loved the high volume traffic from this, but there’s a reason editorial ...

Political cartoons for the LA Times for May 10, 2010.

Political cartoons for the LA Times for May 10, 2010.
I’m a little late for my roundup of last week’s best cartoons. Okay, way late. I think I’m on the other side, though. And I couldn’t let the whole week go by without pointing out the best cartoons of the week…for the Los Angeles Times crowd, that is! (Speaking about editors and awards, I used ...

My conservative cartoon about illegal immigration.

My conservative cartoon about illegal immigration.
When I started cartooning for Slate, they labeled me as a cartoonist on the right. I wasn’t totally comfortable with that, and yet I was mostly conservative… Well, no one is totally liberal or conservative, they told me. But cartoonists on the right are rare, and they wanted to put someone else in that category, ...

Have you ever tried to wipe oil off your soul?

Have you ever tried to wipe oil off your soul?
I was so infuriated by the AP article on Yahoo entitled Choppy seas frustrate effort to contain oil spill that started out by saying: High winds and choppy seas frustrated efforts to hold back the oil spill seeping into Louisiana‘s rich fishing grounds and nesting areas Friday, and the government desperately cast about for new ...