Saturday, October 18, 2008

The Saturday Cartoons

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In our moving pictures today, Ann Telnaes shows us what happens when John "Obama-is-a-Terrorist" McCain opens a political and social Pandora's Box.

Click on the screenshot above or go here to see it.

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My buddy Matt Filipowicz of Headzup checks in this week with his take on the whole Joe-the-Plumber fraud:

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And finally, from The Onion, we see that the right-wing attempt to sell Barack Obama as an "elitist" is a huge step forward for African-Americans.

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Thanks to all who have come to visit from other sites -- I'm glad you're here. But please know that this blog is about far more than the Saturday cartoons. They're merely a diversion and provide a humorous take on what's really on our minds. I primarily cover the U.S. Senate but also write about presidential politics and White House activities as well. So please take a look around beyond the 'toons -- and come back soon.

All cartoons are posted with the artists' express permission to Please visit the following sites to see more work from these fine cartoonists:

Nick Anderson, Houston Chronicle
Tony Auth, The Philadelphia Inquirer
Jeff Danziger, Syndicated Political Cartoonist
Matt Davies, NY Journal News
Paul Jamiol, Jamiol's World
Chan Lowe, South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Mike Luckovich, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Jim Morin, Miami Herald
Dwane Powell, Raleigh News & Observer
Ben Sargent, Austin American-Statesman
Ann Telnaes, Syndicated Political Cartoonist
Todd Umbarger, Political Cartoonist and Illustrator