Monday, September 10, 2012

This Blogger Didn't Watch Either Of The 2012 National Conventions... Here's Why!

Today, Tom Tomorrow brings us Biff and Wanda, the blow-dried anchorpeople of "Action McNews." The ' toon "anchors" receive reportage from correspondents on the convention floor or the convention environs. The best of these losers is Betty McBettie who interviews herself. Tom Tomorrow isn't makin' this stuff out of nothin'. To wit: on "Meet The Press" yesterday, Big Love flip-flopped on his campaign pledge to repeal Obamacare in its entirety and -Biff- David Gregory did not call Big Love out for this craven behavior. On a side note: today's 'toon kept faith with a traditional ending cut to a commercial break. ("Now, these messages!") If this is a (fair & balanced) example of life imitating art, so be it.

[x This Modern World]
Convention Coverage
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 Daily Kos. 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 © 2012 Tom Tomorrow (Dan Perkins)

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