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Ted Cruz, Donald Trump and Oscar the Grouch!

I recently put together an illustration portfolio on including some of my old Muppet artwork, which got me to thinking of Oscar the Grouch as the metaphor for grouchy Iowa Republicans. I draw a Muppet metaphor about once every two years – I miss the old Muppet days of my youth.


I drew this one as a live stream on Twitch – come watch me draw the whole thing in real time in the YouTube videos below …


From the Vault: Five Great Sarah Palin Cartoons

In honor of the premiere of “Game Change,” the new HBO film about the selection of Sarah Palin as John McCain’s Vice Presidential candidate, I thought I’d pluck five terrific cartoons from the 2008 primary about everyone’s favorite hockey mom from Wasilla.

Nate Beeler / Washington Examiner (click to view more cartoons by Beeler)
Daryl Cagle / (click to view more cartoons by Cagle)
Taylor Jones / Cagle Cartoons (click to view more cartoons by Jones)
J.D. Crowe / Mobile Press-Register (click to view more cartoons by Crowe)
Pat Bagley / Salt Lake Tribune (click to view more cartoons by Bagley)
R.J. Matson / St. Louis Post-Dispatch (click to view more cartoons by Matson)