This Week in Cartoons on Sunday Feb 21, 2021
Mitch McConnell

This Week in Cartoons – Cancun Cruz, Mars Rover and All the Rest!

Come for the cartoons, stay for the commentary! It’s been another memorable week in political cartoons, from #CancunCruz and his poor Texans to the historic landing of the Mars Rover. Enjoy this collection of more than three dozen political cartoons by my favorite cartoonists from my subscription service and ones I follow on Twitter who’ve given re-post permission. And if you want to see even more cartoons from the week check out my Mitch McTurtle […]

Rush Limbaugh's Toxic Legacy in Cartoons
Rush Limbaugh

Decades of Cartoons Define Rush Limbaugh’s Toxic Legacy

This fascinating collection of nearly 50 Rush Limbaugh cartoons (from the archives of my subscription service going back to 2003) is part stroll down memory lane, but mostly a jarring recap of the controversial radio host’s impact on American culture and conservative politics. Limbaugh, the original bigoted conspiracy theorist, was the precursor to Donald Trump. I posited this week that the quick chorus of goodbye and good riddance that emerged upon news of Limbaugh’s death will […]

Rush Limbaugh by Randall Enos, Easton, CT
Rush Limbaugh

Limbaugh’s Goodbye and Good Riddance Will Be Trump’s One Day Too

If there’s any doubt about how contemporaries will view the life and impact of Donald Trump, look no farther than how voices large and small weighed in on news of Rush Limbaugh’s death this week. The conservative media blowhard lost his battle with cancer at age 70 on Wednesday, and within minutes love poured in from the extremist right, but was quickly doused by those who loathed the controversial radio host. Views expressed on social […]