Monday, February 09, 2015

Today, A Heartfelt Post

Wikipedia teaches more about Valentine's Day than is necessary, but — no surprise — observance of the Christian holiday on February 14th will merit 500 lashes with a cane in Saudi Arabia. Charlie Brown is fortunate that he doesn't live in The Kingdom. Ditto for the "Little Red-Haired Girl." If this is (fair & balanced) romantic fantasy, so be it.

[x This Modern World]
Valentine's Day Cards For 2015
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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