Obama found a horse head in his bed.

Obama found a horse head in his bed.
We’re all trying to figure out what his big announcement tonight is! Either that, or Osama bin Laden is dead. He’s dead, as it turns out. I heard the news oh boy on Wayne Resnick, KFI. I always try to catch him each week, but this time I only listened about half an hour before ...

Obama’s State of the Union Cartoon.

Obama's State of the Union Cartoon.
Obama is a fast guy. Faster internet, faster trains, faster to get to clean energy. I like a tech-y, green President. But what about what he didn’t talk about, or made little jokeys about? He pointed out people who were shot, but didn’t mention his thoughts on gun control. He made a joke about his ...

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 ...

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 ...

Shoot a dart at President Obama for $1.

Shoot a dart at President Obama for $1.
Uh-oh. Will that get me in trouble with the Feds?¬† How about if it’s at a fair hosted by a Catholic church, is that better? Pennsylvania does it again! The LA Times had a little item on this that had me laughing so hard I had to investigate further. (Why do I even bother to ...

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 ...