Cartoons

30September

Roll Call mention

They're probably busy destorying the world, but maybe some of the House Republicans will see my latest cartoon now that Warren Rojas of the Capitol Hill publication, Roll Call, mentioned it.  

The way Mark Fiore sees it, the multifaceted GOP push to grind the government to an absolute halt is but a speed bump en route to its ultimate goal: total annihilation.

Republican Doomsday Cult from MarkFiore on Vimeo.

In his latest animation, “Republican Doomsday Cult” — during which the narrator explains, “We must cut everything. Lest the devil of compromise returns” — the Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist posits that Republicans John A. Boehner of Ohio, Paul D. Ryan of Wisconsin, Rand Paul of Kentucky, Mike Lee of Utah and Ted Cruz of Texas are deliberately leading the entire country toward certain destruction.

Thanks, Warren! (@WARojas) And I love the "veteran iconclast" part.  Sounds much better than "cartoonist shit-stirrer."
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25September

Republican Doomsday Cult

Sure, it seems extreme, but extreme times call for extreme cartoons.  When you have the Republican Speaker of the House threatening a national default, food stamps being slashed while farm subsidies are increased and an attempt to defund a program that has been in existence for four years, things have gone to crazy-land. 
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18September

Concealed Carry Control

It's very hard to write about this cartoon without first issuing a spoiler alert.  If you want the full experience of the cartoon, stop reading now and watch the cartoon.  Strangely enough, I had started writing this cartoon before the Washington Navy Yard killings. 
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11September

Operation Accidental Diplomacy

What if you threw a civil war and nobody paid attention until about two and a half years in?  It's been an action-packed, changeable week on the Syrian diplomatic front.
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04September

Obama's Reassignment Surgery

After a long summer, Little Suzie Newsykins is here to tell us all about her summer job with the Obama administration.  The White House seems to be a little, um, confused about their various foreign policy positions and it's Suzie's job to explain what they really mean.
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