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Editorial Cartoonist Eric Devericks shares cartoons, sketches and a healthy dose of sarcasm.

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October 23, 2008 3:30 PM

The Wardrobe

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October 22, 2008 11:41 AM

GOP Gets a Spanking

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October 17, 2008 2:16 PM

Boo!!

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October 14, 2008 4:06 PM

The New(est) McCain

Posted by Eric Devericks

Looks to me like he shrinks with each new version?
Update:
Here is a fantastic cartoon by a friend of mine Matt Davies of The Journal News. His cartoon and blog post capture exactly how I feel about the McCain campaign and it goes along nicely with my cartoon below.


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September 27, 2008 12:29 PM

Messiah Complex

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September 12, 2008 1:44 PM

Obama Follows the Kerry Script

Posted by Eric Devericks

Do any of you see history repeating itself the way I do? For a month now the Obama campaign has been under attack and on the defensive. McCain has taken the initiative and the momentum and it seems to me is running both campaigns. As a result, the only Obama you see on the news every night isn't his trademark soaring oratory, it's him responding to the latest attack. To top things off, when the Obama campaign does muster the strength for an attack they focus on Sarah Palin.

Now, this morning I wake up to these headlines and a cartoon is born.

"Obama Campaign Vows Aggressive Response to GOP Attacks" - The Washington Post


"Obama's Tone Sharpens As Party Frets" - The New York Times

For a so called "change" election, looks like the campaigns are repeating the 2004 script. In case you forgot, let me remind you. It's the script where the Republicans start racheting up their attacks, they get sharper, more frequent and effective. Meanwhile, the Democrats vow a more aggressive response but get stuck on the defensive and never mount any significant counter. Remember that? Who wins and who loses depends on your perspective, but if things keep repeating themselves the way they have, I can tell you who the president will be.


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September 2, 2008 4:12 PM

Rubber and Glue

Posted by Eric Devericks


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Update: The McCain campaign just released this ad contrasting Gov. Palin's experience with Sen. Obama. One of the reasons I think this pick works is that every time the Democrats tell you Palin doesn't have the experience to be VP, it's a reminder that Obama doesn't have any more experience than she does. In my opinion it's similar to Obama going to the beach as he has done a number of times now. Seeing him swimming and walking on the beach with his shirt off looking fit reminds voters that McCain is old.

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August 25, 2008 5:06 PM

Joe Biden for VP

Posted by Eric Devericks


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August 15, 2008 2:30 PM

Cold Warrior

Posted by Eric Devericks


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August 11, 2008 5:48 PM

The Strategic Reserve

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July 31, 2008 4:41 PM

Obama Has Charisma!

Posted by Eric Devericks


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July 25, 2008 3:00 PM

Obama Makes Campaining Look Easy

Posted by Eric Devericks


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July 11, 2008 2:26 PM

Hillary is for Change

Posted by Eric Devericks


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June 20, 2008 2:22 PM

Obama talks of Hope and Change

Posted by Eric Devericks

When he CHANGED his mind, Senator Obama also HOPED you don't notice he is like every other opportunistic politician.




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June 17, 2008 4:55 PM

Obama Pursues Windfall Profits

Posted by Eric Devericks


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Recent entries

Oct 23, 08 - 03:30 PM
The Wardrobe

Oct 22, 08 - 11:41 AM
GOP Gets a Spanking

Oct 17, 08 - 02:16 PM
Boo!!

Oct 14, 08 - 04:06 PM
The New(est) McCain

Sep 27, 08 - 12:29 PM
Messiah Complex

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