Category Archives: Cartoons

Graphic Representation: TrumpMachinations™

Our first entries deal with a remarkable presidential claim, first via the Minneapolis Star Tribune:

Sack cartoon: Trump’s machine


Same theme, this time via the Miami Herald:

Jim Morin: Trump’s machine


And again, this time from the Kansas City Star:

Lee Judge: That fine-tuned machine. . .


Our final variation on a theme comes from the Tulsa World:

Bruce Plante: Trump and the fine-tuned machine


Next up a look at the event that gave rise to Trump’s remarkable claim, via the Chattanooga Times Free Press:

Clay Bennett: The Press Conference


And from a nationally syndicated cartoonist, doing what he usually does:

Jeff Danziger: Trump Lashes Out

And, to close out, the Trumpster and this week’s White House guest find a solution, via the Philadelphia Daily News:

Signe Wilksinon: Divided they stand. . .


Mr. Fish: The Blind Enthusiasm of the Trump Administration to Make America Great Again

From Clowncrack, his blog of purblind panegoism:


Graphic Representation: Today’s TrumpTurmoil™

We begin with the Miami Herald:

Jim Morin: Sinking Ship


Then on to the Trumpster’s press-shaming, self-serving press conference, first with the Washington Post:

Tom Toles: Trump’s show and tell was quite a show and an even bigger tell


Next up, the Buffalo News:

Adam Zyglis: Trump press conference

The message for the media, via the Lexington Herald-Leader:

Joel Pett: Waterboard the messenger, make him pay for the wall…..


The Minneapolis Star Tribune looks at an addiction:

Steve Sack: Donald Trump on Twitter


And from the Charlotte Observer, erectile dysfunction:

Kevin Siers: The Trump Monument


The Tulsa World brings us the first of three offerings on his Nixonian obsession:

Bruce Plante: Trump and leaks


The Arizona Republic offers its own take on the same phenomenon:

Steve Benson: Who needs WikiLeaks?


And the same subject again, via the Los Angeles Times:

David Horsey: Factual leaks infuriate a president who tweets nonsense


The Atlanta Journal-Constitution weighs in on Orange Agent’s disastrous pick for head of the Environmental Protection Agency:

Mike Luckovich: Health hazard


The same appointment, as seen by the Chattanooga Times Free Press:

Clay Bennett: Fine-Tuned Machine


The Baton Rouge Advocate seeks relief:

Walt Handelsman: Too Much Drama


And to close, a warning of things to come via a nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist:

Jess Danziger: A Knock at the Door

Mr. Fish: Just to be Clear

From Clowncrack, his blog of effigurate ecphrasis:


Mr. Fish: Suit Yourself

From Clowncrack, his blog of sartorial sacramentarianism:


Graphic Representation: Trumplandia™ turmoil

We begin with the scandal-shrouded departure of the National Security Advisor, starting with a pre-exodus offering from a Pulitzer-winning syndicated artist:

Jeff Danziger: Stephen Miller, General Flynn

While our next images are post-resignation, starting with this from the Charlotte Observer:

Kevin Siers: The Mike Flynn scandal


The Indianapolis Star weighs in:

Gary Varvel: Michael Flynn quits


From the Columbus Dispatch:

Nate Beeler: Flynn Flam


And from the Kansas City Star, foreshadowing:

Lee Judge: First one falls, then. . .


Next up, the Chattanooga Times Free Press:

Clay Bennett: The Resignation


And the Tulsa World:

Bruce Plante: National Security Advisor Michael Flynn


The Guardian offers another take, featuring the White House press agent and his boss:

Ben Jennings: Donald Trump, intelligence and Russia


Finally, from the Arizona Republic, an incendiary offering:

Steve Benson: Where there’s smoke about Michael Flynn


Our next two offerings focus on the House intelligence chair who is proving curiously reluctant to look at the contacts that resulted in Flynn’s flight, starting with the Minneapolis Star Tribune:

Steve Sack: A lens on the Trump administration


Another take on the protester-hating chief congressional enabler from his home state’s Salt Lake Tribune:

Pat Bagley: Chaffetz’s Outside Agitators


And now for graphics focusing on His Trumpiness™ and his unnatural habitat, starting with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:

Mike Luckovich: Two failed states


No calm at the eye of the storm, via the Baton Rouge Advocate:

Walt Handelsman: Chaos


Another take on the habitat from the San Diego Union-Tribune:

Steve Breen:  White House Leaks Making News


And from the Los Angeles Times, a diagnosis:

David Horsey: Donald Trump’s wounds are all self-inflicted


Another look at the habitat and its primates from the Miami Herald:

Jim Morin: A Day at the Circus


The Washington Post looks at one palliative measure, sort of:

Tom Toles: Sean and Kellyanne have taken unprecedented steps to make administration news conferences run more smoothly


Finally, from the Philadelphia Daily News, others think of flight as a White House visitor departs:

Signe Wilkinson: Desperate hitchhikers


Mr. Fish: The Father, the Son and the Holy Shitstorm

From Clowncrack, his blog of triune transmogrification: