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 ...

ESL doesn’t work. So stop it.

ESL doesn't work. So stop it.
Last week someone emailed me complaining that I “explained” my cartoons. Let’s call him “Chris.” Well, my main issue is that not only do I often not understand them, it’s that you often admit in the commentary below your cartoons that you have grave doubts that your audience will understand them. I think there 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 ...

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 ...

Editorial cartoons for the Los Angeles Times Opinion section.

Editorial cartoons for the Los Angeles Times Opinion section.
Doesn’t the LA Times have their own cartoons? Not during the week, no. The LA Times is one of the top 3 national papers, but they use hardly any editorial cartoons since they laid off Michael Ramirez. They have less cartoons than any of the top 20 papers in the country. They do have 3 ...