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Who Are The Boots?

Artist – Rob Rogers I can think of no better way to start the weekend than Colbert on Fox News coverage of “boots on the ground.” This is the funniest thing I’ve seen this week. Well Obama, are the boots … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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By Corporations, For Corporations

Artist – David Horsey In other news, the House of Representatives has canceled their work session for the remainder of the month and will not return to Washington until November 12th. Must be nice. Meanwhile, racist rancher and freeloader Cliven … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Turned Out Fine

Artist – Nick Anderson In other news, Attorney General Eric Holder said today that the Department of Justice is preparing fraud charges against “individuals at Wall Street firms.” Meanwhile, Steve Stockman is an idiot. Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Outreach

Artist – Ed Hall In other news, the primary suspect in the ambush and shooting of two state police officers outside a barracks in Pennsylvania is a doomsday prepper who fantasized about killing law enforcement. Meanwhile, Obamacare is working as … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Distractions

Artist – John Darkow In other news, the first vice chair of the Arizona Republican Party resigned last night after saying that women on social welfare programs should be sterilized. As you may recall, Russell Pearce also introduced the “papers … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Awkward Questions

Artist – Pat Bagley Sorry folks, the park’s closed. I’m dealing with some computer hardware issues and won’t be posting today. Regarding the above cartoon — here’s the shot, and here’s the chaser. Have a good weekend. Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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More Hearings

Artist – Ann Cleaves In other news, Senate Republicans successfully filibustered and blocked a constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United today. Meanwhile, an elementary school teacher in Utah shot herself in a faculty bathroom before class today. Utah law allows … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Who Done It?

Artist – Pat Bagley In other news, Chris Christie now owns the distinction of having the greatest number of credit rating downgrades as a governor of New Jersey as Standard & Poor’s downgraded the state’s rating for an eighth time … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Middle Ground

Artist – Clay Bennett In other news, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) said today that congressional Republicans should consider attaching a repeal of DACA to a continuing resolution to keep the government operating. In other words, he’s calling on his party … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Madness

Artist – Rob Rogers In other news, Virginia Republicans have successfully blocked a full expansion of Medicaid that would have provided healthcare to 375,000 people. It’s a victory for Republicans if you define victory as more dead poor people. Meanwhile, … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Common Ground

Artist – J.D. Crowe In other news, the militiaman who was fired upon after creeping up behind a Border Patrol agent earlier this week is reportedly a convicted felon and thus broke federal law by carrying a gun. Whoops? Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Do Something

Artist – Tim Eagan In other news, a federal judge has blocked a reduction in early voting in Ohio on the grounds that it violates the equal protection clause and the Voting Rights Act. Meanwhile, it appears that Wisconsin Governor … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Change the Channel

Artist – Chan Lowe In other news, Haliburton will pay $1.1 billion in a settlement with gulf residents, businesses and local governments for damages stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Meanwhile, U.S. District Judge Martin Feldman ruled in … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Go It Alone

Artist – Adam Zyglis In other news, former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor has found his next job at Wall Street investment bank Moelis & Co. Cantor was reportedly paid $1.5 million for signing and will receive $2 million per … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Make Believe

Artist – Nick Anderson In other news, a state district judge has ruled that the system Texas uses to fund schools is unconstitutional. The state was sued by more than 600 school districts over $5.4 billion in cuts signed into … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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The Audacity

Artist – Rob Rogers In other news, the Washington Post reported today that hostages held by ISIS, including James Foley, were tortured (waterboarded) by their captors. Does Team Cheney stand with ISIS’s right to torture Americans? Meanwhile, the NFL announced … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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It’s Good to Be the King

Artist – Pat Bagley In other news, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett (R) wants to change the state’s liquor laws because women need to go to the grocery and make dinner. Not kidding. Meanwhile, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal (R) wrongly assumes … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Inversion Whopper

Artist – Bruce Plante In other news, the Pew Research Center went in search of libertarians and they had a hard time finding any. Apparently only 11 percent of Americans correctly identify themselves as libertarian while more identify themselves as … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Loopholes

Artist – Pat Bagley In other news, Burger King is reportedly planning to buy Tim Hortons and then move their headquarters to Canada so they can pay fewer taxes in what’s known as a “tax inversion.” Meanwhile, Wisconsin Governor Scott … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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The Next Exit

Artist – Steve Sack In other news, Jim DeMint’s Heritage Foundation is urging Republican lawmakers to pass measures to fund militias and vigilante groups if the president issues an executive order on immigration. What could go wrong? Meanwhile, the UN … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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