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Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Jeff Danziger
Danziger: Trump in a china shop

Danziger: Leaving Broken Crockery (And Bullsh*t) Behind

The federal government isn’t exactly fragile but — as Danziger observes — a stampeding demagogue can still be expected to break a lot of its institutions. And leave a smelly mess of b.s. wherever he goes.

January 24, 2017
Danziger's tribute to Wayne Barrett

Danziger: Wayne Barrett Doorsteps St. Peter

Danziger reckons the legendary investigative reporter Wayne Barrett, who passed away too soon on January 19, would behave in an entirely predictable way upon reaching the pearly gates.

January 22, 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 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
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 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 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
TRump's campaign selfife

Cartoon: The Selfie

November 1, 2016

Cartoon: New Tales Of Wells Fargo

“This is highway robbery!”

September 22, 2016

Cartoon: Nothing Stops New York Business

It’ll take more than that!

September 19, 2016

Cartoon: Their Stupidest Hour

I can see the horizon!

September 18, 2016

Cartoon: Comparing Medals

Here’s one from The American Academy Of Hospitality Sciences!

September 17, 2016
US Armed Forces, commander in chief, less than one percent, political cartoon

Cartoon: The Less Than One Percent

We’re choosing a commander-in-chief.

September 14, 2016

Cartoon: The Plan

You’ll be fine.

September 9, 2016

Cartoon: The Mission

And whatever you do, don’t get caught.

September 4, 2016