Arizona Nineteen


Artist – Dave Granlund

In other news, 19 firefighters were killed while battling a wildfire in Yarnell, Arizona yesterday, marking the worst casualty event for firefighters since September 11th, 2001, and the highest death toll for firefighters fighting a wildfire since 1933 when 29 were killed in Los Angeles.

Some areas of Arizona have reached temperatures of 119 in recent days.

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  • hanadora444

    Such a beautiful, heartbreaking cartoon.