is time to blow the whistle on newspaper editors who claim that they
rid themselves of their editorial cartoonist for “budgetary” reasons. It
is a dishonest, disingenuous and duplicitous assault on the truth. That
is not to say that there are not budgetary problems facing newspapers
across America, just that it is not the reason they are laying-off their
cartoonists. The sad truth of journalism today is that there are
editors who “lack the guts”, the politest way I can express it, to have a
The public accepts their “budgetary’”excuse because they know
newspapers are having a tough time, unknowingly buying into these
editors’ falsehoods. It is their cover letter to shield themselves and
thus be forgiven the sad decision “they had to make”. Baloney.
Before we get to the NSA cartoons, a few on different topics.
Look at the tux tails knocking over the other attendees. LOL
And this is a good way to bring this up, you must see this movie on
TCM…oh, it is good. It will be showing on Tuesday, May 21st at 3 pm
est: Night Must Fall (1937) – Overview – TCM.com