Monday, August 29, 2011

Roll Over, Edward Bellamy! Tom Tomorrow Is Looking Backward Today!

Sparky The Wonder Penguin (1995) is visited by Sparky The Wonder Penguin from 2011. In this 'toon version of Looking Backward, Future-Sparky is wearing time-travel gear and 1995-Sparky is only outfitted with Inuit-style goggles that prevent bull$hit-blindness. If this is (fair & balanced) helplessness, so be it.

PS: The glitch still remains in the blog-code and the left-side menu is topsy-turvy. Thanks for stopping by.

[x This Modern World]
A Warning From The Future!
By Tom Tomorrow (Dan Perkins)

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Tom Tomorrow/Dan Perkins

[Dan Perkins is an editorial cartoonist better known by the pen name "Tom Tomorrow". His weekly comic strip, "This Modern World," which comments on current events from a strong liberal perspective, appears regularly in approximately 150 papers across the U.S., as well as on Salon and Working for Change. The strip debuted in 1990 in SF Weekly.

Perkins, a long time resident of Brooklyn, New York, currently lives in Connecticut. He received the Robert F. Kennedy Award for Excellence in Journalism in both 1998 and 2002.

When he is not working on projects related to his comic strip, Perkins writes a daily political weblog, also entitled "This Modern World," which he began in December 2001.]

Copyright © 2011 Tom Tomorrow (Dan Perkins)

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