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I was thinking this morning of my beginnings in the cartoon field. I learned everything I know from some cartoon veterans who didn’t call themselves cartoonists. They called themselves comic artists. In 1956 I was 20 years old and I went to work for a correspondence school called The Famous Artists Schools. They offered courses […]

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Raging Moderate, by Will Durst You got to love The Right. Every single study and poll, every one, shows independents turned off by cultural-values wars; the same way chalk sidewalk drawings dissolve in a thunderstorm. And they try and they try and they try, but they just can’t help themselves. Like active moral volcanoes with […]

A new Government Accountability Report found that the number of criminal aliens incarcerated in California rose to 102,795 in 2009, a 17 percent increase since 2003. According to federal auditors, more than one in four of the illegal immigrants imprisoned in California are locked up for drug offenses. The average inmate has been arrested a […]

Happy Earth Day! Each April 22, Earth Day marks the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. The idea came to founder Gaylord Nelson, then a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, after witnessing the aftermath of the horrific 1969 oil spill in Santa Barbara, California. Check out what cartoonists […]

Dear President Obama: Here’s a small piece of advice. But whatever you do, please don’t cite this letter in your next speech. In fact, Mister President, please don’t mention any more letters. Ever. You’re a powerful, articulate orator. I love listening to your speeches. But the “I’ve received a letter from…” thing just isn’t working. […]

Donald Trump for President? Might not be as far-fetched as you think. A recently released Pew Research poll shows that Trump has the highest profile among GOP hopefuls, and polls last week showed The Donald ahead of the rest of the GOP pack, including Mike Huckabee and Mitt Romney. What does the elevation of Donald […]

Tyrades! By Danny Tyree “And you knew who you were then/Goils were goils and men were men.” Those words from the theme of TV’s “All In The Family” seem appropriate for the recent brouhaha over gender identity. In case you haven’t heard, clothier J. Crew inadvertently started a pink stink with an ad campaign in […]

We have a great audience of editorial cartoon fans that follow our site, and the Web has brought a larger audience to our art form than political cartoonists have ever had before, but sales of editorial cartoons on the Web have been a continuing disappointment for cartoonists, who earn their livings from a dwindling print […]

Making Sense by Michael Reagan There is a struggle now being waged in Washington, the outcome of which will determine whether the nation’s economy will grow or continue to falter. The main combatants are President Barack Obama and a thoughtful member of Congress from the nation’s heartland, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. One of them, the […]