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Sunday, January 22, 2017
Jeff Danziger

Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at

Danziger ponders the suicidal impulses of Uncle Sam

Danziger: Sam Cries Uncle

On Inauguration Day, Danziger contemplates the many ways Uncle Sam might put us out of our misery.

January 21, 2017
Danziger: The scariest clown comes to town

Danziger: That Scary Clown

Danziger hails the end of Barnum and Bailey Circus and shines the spotlight on a frightful clown — who thinks he is the greatest show on earth.

January 19, 2017
Bernie Sanders on a merry go round to who knows where

Danziger: The Circle Game

Bernie Sanders is coming around again, rallying Americans against repeal of the Affordable Care Act, intervening in the contest for a new DNC chair, and — as Danziger observes — riding that political carousel.

January 18, 2017
Danziger on Trump split with Republicans over health care

Danziger: The Best Medicine

Discord between Trump and Congressional Republicans over how to replace Obamacare threatens to drive the GOP over an ideological cliff — or so Danziger fondly imagines.

January 17, 2017
Danziger sees Christopher Steele in British pub

Danziger: The Trump Pub Quiz

The furor over his controversial dossier linking Donald Trump to the Kremlin led former MI6 officer Christopher Steele to make himself scarce — but Danziger thinks he’ll be received warmly in any British pub.

January 16, 2017
Danziger: Mad Dog Mattis and Trump in a foxhole

Danziger: It’s The Pits

While Donald Trump constantly refers to his incoming defense secretary James Mattis by an old nickname, Danziger sees why someone else might be called “mad dog.”

January 15, 2017
Danziger draws Ben Carson doing brain surgery on himself

Danziger: It Is Brain Surgery!

In 2016, wits would say that Dr. Ben Carson must be the first neurosurgeon who had removed his own brain. After Senate hearings on his nomination for housing secretary, as Jeff Danziger’s drawing suggest, this is no longer a joke.

January 14, 2017
Danziger draws Putin and prostitutes on horseback

Danziger: Moscow Mule?

The dashing equestrian despot, Vladimir Putin, gallantly gives a ride to certain ladies of the night (who appear well prepared for those rumored showers).

January 12, 2017
Danziger overhears Sessions constituents discussing his racial attitudes

Danziger: Dispirited In Dixie

In the heart of Dixie, Danziger finds supporters of Jeff Sessions shocked to hear him disavow traditional Confederate values during his confirmation hearing.

January 11, 2017
Danziger on Trump and Assange

Danziger: With Friends Like This

What would happen if Julian Assange asked the new president for help? Danziger reckons it would be nothing personal, just business.

January 10, 2017
Danziger reimagines the running of the bulls as political metaphor

Danziger: Bull Run

Danziger reimagines the legendary running of the bulls as contemporary political metaphor.

January 8, 2017
Did Russians hack Vermont's electric grid?

Danziger: Winter Is Here

Rumors of Russian hackers invading Vermont’s electrical grid appear to have been exaggerated — but Danziger doesn’t believe Putin’s agents would last long in the North Country.

January 6, 2017
Trump's new best friend, Julian Assange

Danziger: A Real Assange

It is inconceivable that the leader of the free world and commander in chief of the United States would welcome Julian Assange — unless that leader is the bizarre Donald Trump, who invites the WIkileaker into his bedchamber.

January 5, 2017
selfie, Trump, Putin, political cartoon

Danziger: Trump’s Presidential Selfie

Donald Trump, who is hard at work tweeting about Russia, stops for a brief selfie break to commemorate the moment with Vladimir Putin.

January 5, 2017
Danziger imagines what Rockettes would like to do Steve Bannon at Trump Inauguration

Danziger: Rockettes Kicking High

How the more principled Rockettes will endure performing at Trump’s inauguration — as overhead by Danziger.

January 3, 2017
Danziger on the special relationship between May and Trump

Danziger: Isn’t That Special?

There is something poignant in Prime Minister Theresa May’s effort to establish that “special relationship” with the incoming occupant of the Oval Office.

January 2, 2017
Danziger imagines Trump voters shopping for Ivanka's desig

Danziger: Ivanka, Wearing Thin

Danziger imagines the scene in a department store when Trump voters show up to try on the Ivanka line.

January 1, 2017
Danziger on Trump encouraging Netanyahu smear of Kerry

Danziger: Art Of The Smear

Danziger watches America’s master of the smear, offering Israel’s prime minister political mud to fling at John Kerry.

January 1, 2017
Jeff Danziger envisions a dark scene on the Jersey shore

Danziger: Washed Up

Jeff Danziger envisions a dark scene on the Jersey shore, where a certain prominent political figure has just…washed up.

December 29, 2016
Danziger on Russian doping

Danziger: Russian Doping Slap

With Russian officials confessing that doping was endemic in its Olympic program, Jeff Danziger pictures another way the Kremlin may have encouraged top athletic performance.

December 28, 2016
Danziger on Germany's runaway politics in wake of terror attack

Danziger: Out Of Control

Danziger sees German politics veering out of Chancellor Merkel’s control after terror truck attack in Berlin.

December 26, 2016
Danziger: Trump's Friends like the Swamp

Danziger: Swamp Things

Did Trump say he was going to drain the swamp? Jeff Danziger sees him pondering his own vows in the muck, among the dangerous and dirty swamp critters who have always known better than to believe a word he says.

December 23, 2016
Danziger hears echoes of 1939 in Austrian far right alliance with Russia

Danziger: Echoes Of 1939

Danziger hears echoes of 1939’s Molotov-Ribbentrop pact in the new agreement between the Austrian far right party and the Putin regime in Moscow.

December 21, 2016
Danziger Cartoon: What Trump Is Really Running

Danziger: What Trump Is Really Running

Danziger outlines the departments and agencies to be overseen by a variety of dubious Trump appointees, subject to confirmation. And then there’s the president-elect, and what he constantly runs.

December 19, 2016
Cartoon: Trump trashes Lincoln bust for one of Stalin

Cartoon: Twain And Trump

Trump trashes bust of Lincoln, replacing the Great Emancipator with a less savory Russian figure.

December 16, 2016