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While working on a column called “Sarah Palin: America’s Full-Time Professional Duelist,” Cagle Cartoons’ syndicated columnist Tina Dupuy compiled Sarah Palin’s enemies list. Basically, she wrote down all the people she feuded with over the last 30 months. The list, which includes Karl Rove Gawker owner Nick Denton and Tina Fey, now stands at 70 […]

While working on a column called “Sarah Palin: America’s Full-Time Professional Duelist,” Cagle Cartoons’ syndicated columnist Tina Dupuy compiled Sarah Palin’s enemies list. Basically, she wrote down all the people she feuded with over the last 30 months. The list, which includes Karl Rove Gawker owner Nick Denton and Tina Fey, now stands at 70 […]

The past few weeks have hit the editorial cartooning field hard… again. Days after the November election, Matt Davies was laid off from the Journal News in Westchester County, NY, where he’d been since 1993, winning the 2004 Pulitzer Prize and the inaugural Herblock Prize the same year. At about the same moment, the Clarion-Ledger […]

Yesterday on his msnbc.com blog, Daryl Cagle posted a new “cartoon Yahtzee” featuring five cartoons that all went for the low-hanging “don’t call me Shirley” fruit. Austrailian cartoonist Malc McGookin has decided to weigh in, and has drawn a “Dead Celebrity Arrives at Paradise Template” featuring the Airplane! and Naked Gun actor. Malc writes: Here’s […]

Yesterday on his msnbc.com blog, Daryl Cagle posted a new “cartoon Yahtzee” featuring five cartoons that all went for the low-hanging “don’t call me Shirley” fruit. Austrailian cartoonist Malc McGookin has decided to weigh in, and has drawn a “Dead Celebrity Arrives at Paradise Template” featuring the Airplane! and Naked Gun actor. Malc writes: Here’s […]

Making Sense by Michael Reagan If we had a president in the White House who understood that we are at war with a crazed faction of Islam, and was willing to act on that belief, there would be no question about how we should deal with people who give aid and comfort to the enemy […]

The template for the perpetual Sarah Palin feud was set last Valentine’s Day. The animated series Family Guy aired an episode in which a character with Down Syndrome said her mother was the former Governor of Alaska. From her platform as a paid Fox News contributor, Palin pounced on the moment to condemn Seth MacFarlane. […]

The TSA’s new security program of enhanced pat downs and intrusive body scan x-ray machines is a stunning example of what happens when you intertwine political correctness with incompetence. Notwithstanding there is question of the machines’ effectiveness to detect low-density powder explosives such as the PETN used by last year’s Christmas Day BVD bomber and […]

Independent’s Eye by Joe Gandelman The biggest political spectacular is the emerging battle for the political soul of the Republican Party which really is a battle for the political soul of the United States itself. In one corner: the Republican “Blue Bloods” (as defined by Sarah Palin), consisting of the Republican establishment and the still-powerful […]

America’s developing a real thing for heroes – not the kind in fiction, but the real-life variety. Oprah does entire shows about them. CNN ranks and profiles them in recurrent specials. President Obama even released a kids’ book about his 13 favorite heroes, and recently presented the Medal of Honor to Army Sgt. Salvatore Giunta, […]