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Editorial Cartoonists

There But For (a $5.4 Billion) Fortune

Dave Astor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dave Astor

Here's the tale of a New Jersey newspaper that lost a reader after publishing the net worth of a man so filthy rich he needs a shoe stretcher for his wallet.

Pulitzer-Winning Cartoonist Dies At 86

AP | ANDREW DALTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — For more than half a century, Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist Paul Conrad poked fun at politicians, taking on presidents from Ha...

Pulitzer Winner Mark Fiore's iPhone Cartoon App Rejected Because It 'Ridicules Public Figures'

niemanlab.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

But there's just one problem. In December, Apple rejected his iPhone app, NewsToons, because, as Apple put it, his satire "ridicules public figures," ...

Bill Mauldin Stamp

Jonathan Richards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jonathan Richards

Bill Mauldin, the great cartoonist of WWII and many points beyond, finally lands on a stamp. Well, they never could lick him when he was alive....

Why People Laugh at Comedians and Not Political Cartoons

August J. Pollak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
August J. Pollak

A quick lesson in how quality is rewarded.

Editorial Cartoonists Angry At David Gregory, 'Meet The Press' (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"Does 'Meet the Press' host David Gregory love cartoons but hate cartoonists?" editorial cartoonist Rob Tornoe wrote Monday. "It sounds ridiculous, bu...

Chicago Tribune Hires Scott Stantis As Editorial Cartoonist

Chicago Tribune | Phil Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Bucking a trend in newspapers in which editorial cartoonists have become something of an endangered species, the Chicago Tribune has hired Birmingham ...

Nine Worst Obama Cartoons

Mother Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For the most part, America's editorial cartoonists have gotten better at drawing Obama over the last year. They're no longer depicting him as a generi...

Do Cartoonists Have Special Rules For Drawing Obama, Clinton?

The Courier-Journal | Pam Platt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Super Tuesday may have clarified things a little for Republicans, but it did nothing to tip the delegate scales decisively toward either Hillary Rodha...