Political cartoons for teh LA Times for February 2011.

Political cartoons for teh LA Times for February 2011.
And we’re back. I know you guys are dying for some Charlie Sheen cartoons. I know I’m NOT. At first I was curious what he was going to do after Two and a Half Men was cancelled, but then he spun way out of control, and aren’t druggies boring!? The cartoons I’ve seen on him ...

Cartoons on murder, a shark, and an octopus.

Cartoons on murder, a shark, and an octopus.
More popular political cartoons for your enjoyment. Caption: Jury convicts Ingmar Guandique, illegal immigrant and MS-13 gang member, of murdering Chandra Levy. Mike Lester has a super-casual style, quite the opposite of old time editorial cartoons! This take on the Chandra Levy trial is a pretty straightforward idea, but I included it because I agreed ...

Cartoons on WikiLeaks, vets, and the Pope!

Cartoons on WikiLeaks, vets, and the Pope!
Each week I think, I’m just going to limit it to the three best opinion cartoons this time, but I always find myself adding a couple of others – so I’m going to divide this roundup into a 2-parter. I was shocked this week, SHOCKED to have an editor at a major book publisher tell ...

Paul Conrad, cartoonist extraordinaire, died this week.

Paul Conrad, cartoonist extraordinaire, died this week.
All the cartoonists on Facebook are mentioning this, or linking to the obit in the LA Times: Paul Conrad, whose fiercely confrontational editorial cartoons made him one of the leading political provocateurs of the second half of the 20th century and who helped push the Los Angeles Times to national prominence, has died. He was ...

June political cartoons on Obama, Helen Thomas, soccer and oil spill.

June political cartoons on Obama, Helen Thomas, soccer and oil spill.
It’s a beautiful new week for cartoons! This roundup for the LA Times is for cartoons published the second week of June, 2010. Since I’m editor here, I shan’t go into my personal  stuff – like my car accident, dealing with 2 insurance companies, aftereffects of the accident, a new problem in the car, which ...

Ink spill cartoons for the LA Times for May, 2010.

Ink spill cartoons for the LA Times for May, 2010.
I had a rough week, so sorry about that. Could this be why I couldn’t find any funny cartoons for the third week of May?! Maybe! I did find some clever ones, however, and clever is a close cousin to funny. Of course, the PB oil spill continues to be the biggest story around. In ...