Monday, March 09, 2015

Roll Over Harry Von Zell — Make Way For Wanda & Biff Of "Action McNews"

At the end of June 2015, the SCOTUS will hand down its decision in King v. Burwell — the most recent Dumbo attempt to overturn the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). In the meantime, the talking heads babble. Tom Tomorrow's favorite talking heads are Wanda and Biff of "Action McNews" — the alt-newscast that most resembles Faux News. Today's colloquy between the bloviators is unique because it doesn't end with a cut to a commercial break: "Now, these messages!" Biff and Wanda were so wound up that they talked over the transition to "messages." If this is (fair & balanced) news ungathering, so be it.

[x This Modern World]
The case Of Partisan Hackery v. Obvious Intent
By Tom Tomorrow (Dan Perkins)

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. More recently, Dan Perkins, pen name Tom Tomorrow, was named the winner of the 2013 Herblock Prize for editorial cartooning.]

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