Category Archives: Slate cartoons

Men like sex: who knew?

Men like sex: who knew?
Married Calfornia state assemblyman steps down after he might have had sex with a lobbyist

Subject for Illustration Friday: Swarm. Naturally, one thinks of insects, bees, in a swarm. But what about reporters, hmmm? They swarm, and not in an attractive way. The news media jumped all over Assemblyman Mike Duvall after it was reported that he MAY have had "relations", as Bill Clinton liked to put it, with a couple of ...

Jimmy Kimmel talks hair with Rod Blagojevich.

Jimmy Kimmel talks hair with Rod Blagojevich.
veatrice, Kimmel

My political cartoons for Slate have all been moved to The Opposite of Wrong, where I skewer all the cartoons! Whoa, Jimmy, I've been pretty disappointed in you the last couple years, as you broke up with the captivating and beautiful Sarah Silverman, made even more stupid jokes about older people, overused your overacting security guard, ...

Sarah Palin cartoon as Venus, by Barstow.

Sarah Palin cartoon as Venus, by Barstow.
Sarah Palin as Venus

My political cartoons for Slate have all been moved to The Opposite of Wrong, where I skewer all the cartoons, and critique the cartoonists! Sorry, sometimes you gotta be plain and simple in a blog. Sarah Palin has just resigned as Governor, so she won't be around to undress anymore. I drew this cartoon when ...

Michael Jackson shared his death with TV icons.

Michael Jackson shared his death with TV icons.
Michael Jackson cartoon of grave, with Farrah Fawcett and Ed mcMahon

(Originally published in my OpEd blog.) Sure, I'm curious why he died. But nah, I never thought he was funny. Not the animals, the plastic surgery, the kids. Nor is his death funny. I'm sad a talented performer died so young. But what about Farrah Fawcett, or Ed McMahon? NO. Not funny, either. All sad. (And ...