Star Trek for Mother’s Day?

Star Trek for Mother's Day?
Apparently my Slate cartoon didn’t post properly today, so my work was for naught. One of the joys of online commerce… So here it is. Almost too late for Mother’s Day, but not too late for Wolverine and Star Trek fanciers. Cartoon caption: 2 kids talk about movies. One of them notices a sign on ...

I like pigs, but not to eat.

I like pigs, but not to eat.
My swine flu cartoon (H1N1 cartoon), up on the first page of Slate today, has gotten some attention from Google, new followers on Twitter, and my first hate mail. See, now this is being a REAL editorial cartoonist. Well, the cartoon is about swine flu and Mexico, really, and I concentrated on Mexico, because swine ...

Yeah, I hate AIG, too.

Yeah, I hate AIG, too.
AIG, the worst insurance company of the year, and they have some tough competition. And there’s a dog in it for you, too. This was for Slate, and I did it right before the big news broke about AIG asking for even more money, for those f-ing bonuses. On the day I did this, it ...

I only use Paul Newman’s legendary salad dressing.

I only use Paul Newman's legendary salad dressing.
I heart Paul Newman! Not so much for his movies, although he was great – but for entering my own life by doing movies on location, where I found him in person. I was dating the special effects guy on one film, and I remember he had to build a special sweat hut so Paul ...

The Cartoonist Who Cried Wolves! Wolves!

The Cartoonist Who Cried Wolves! Wolves!
Right after Obama took office he cancelled Bush’s plans to rewrite the Endangered Species Act, affecting wolves, among other animals. I took note of that, knew I wanted to do a cartoon on it, but then put it aside because I wasn’t sure if the EPA was already done, or just thinking out loud. Once ...

Dancing With the Stars leeches off of The Bachelor. Thanks, ABC.

Dancing With the Stars leeches off of The Bachelor. Thanks, ABC.
Why I Did It:   It’s a brand new world. Now I have to read the newspaper – I mean the bits besides interesting murders, the funnies, and local stuff that makes me mad. Because my syndicate, Uclick, is waiting for more, more, more cartoons, with hungry maws. (and I just used that word in ...