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How 'Doonesbury' Creator Garry Trudeau Saw Donald Trump's Candidacy Coming A Mile Away
"My first raw impression? Biggest. A**hole. Ever. Must draw," the cartoonist says.
Garry Trudeau Sides With Power Against Real Dissenters
President and CEO, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education
When you're challenging the gods, and those who claim to speak for the gods, you are
Charlie Hebdo 'Wandered Into The Realm Of Hate Speech,' Says Doonesbury Cartoonist Garry Trudeau
Famed Doonesbury cartoonist Garry Trudeau slammed his counterparts at Charlie Hebdo -- the French satirical newspaper that
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Methadone for the TV-Binge-Watcher: What to Watch While Waiting for the Next 'Hit'
Author, Actor, Humorist
Being a mere mortal and not a mighty algorithm, my suggestions aren't as nuanced as Netflix's 76,897 genre categories, but I did my best to match common themes and tones to these wonderful shows that may be new to many viewers.
BOTH SIDES NOW
: After Shutdown, Nader and Alter Discuss
'Vote Against Extremism'
As Slogan for 2014
Now that Congress crashed on Cruz Control, Ralph and Jonathan concur that that Ted and the Tea Party are fringe but disagree on how Obama is taking them on. And they debate the prospects of Cruz, Booker, Brown.
George Miller's Alpha House On Capitol Hill Is A Crashpad For Democratic Lawmakers
If you think a group of gray-haired lawmakers living together in a D.C. group house sounds like a less than scintillating
TV & FILM
Amazon Instant Video Pilots: 'Browsers,' The Onion Show Get Pilot Orders
Amazon Studios has ordered six pilots for Amazon Instant Video, including "Browsers," a musical comedy set at a Huffington
Rachel Maddow Defends Controversial 'Doonesbury' Comic Strip, Cartoonist Garry Trudeau (VIDEO)
Rachel Maddow defended the controversial "Doonesbury" comic strip making headlines this week, and referred to some newspapers
Pulls Sarah Palin 'Doonesbury' Comic
But McGinniss has been open about his collaboration with the Trudeau, whose fictional character, Roland Hedley, has been
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Mixing Pulp and Politics: An Interview with
's Garry Trudeau
Writer and Film Critic from Kansas City
Thanks to a crew of lovable, dynamic if not always clearheaded characters, Doonesbury is still a vital part of the national discussion.
'Doonesbury' Creator Garry Trudeau Found 'Life's Work Six Weeks Into It'
Created in the throes of '60s and '70s counterculture, Garry Trudeau's Doonesbury comic strip blurred the lines between comics
10 Of The Funniest Underrated Humor Books (PHOTOS)
I am a humorist, word nerd, and textbook primate.
Some have never been in the humor section at all, yet put to shame 98.3% of what we call humor. You should have these books. They will make you laugh. When we laugh, we are happy. Get these books and be happy.
Artists Benefit New York AIDS Orphans Oct. 15th
Founder Health People, 1,000 Women for the Nobel Peace Prize N...
New York City has the most AIDS orphans of any city in the Western world -- but you'd hardly know. The city doesn't even count them, much less try to assist them.
Who Reads Doonesbury (Anymore)?
Political strategist, writer, humorist in Washington, D.C.
In recent years, the punch lines have grown less crisp and the "rolling naturalism" has tumbled away from the satire that made Doonesbury the only comic strip I once made a point of reading.
Fun Tweets By Top Twitterers on Trump/Prejean Press Conference
Author of a dozen books, latest "The Tunnels"
Following the presser today, and The Donald's backing of Sister Prejean as beauty pageant queen, despite semi-nude shots and right wing talking, was no doubt more fun via Twitter than on TV.
Good Grief! Comic Characters Leave Newspapers for a Day
Author, 'Comic (and Column) Confessional'
Given that most newspapers still don't publish weekday comics in color,
mistake was putting today's cartoon guests in the green room rather than the black-and-white room.
Satire and Speculation
Author and Satirist
I asked Sam Leff -- given his background as an anthropologist studying and writing about the hidden rituals of American sadomasochism--for his take on the CIA's cover-up of torture videos.
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