Category Archives: Politics

Blowing Smoke

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Warren Hinckle

Word has it that Warren Hinckle has gone to that Big Newsroom In The Sky. The only surprising thing is that he managed to live to the over-ripe age of 77, given his fondness for strong drink and his proclivity … Continue reading

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The Penny Ante Republican by Dan O’Neill

Occasionally, people will ask me if cartoonist Dan O’Neill is still alive and doing comics. The answer is yes, if there is a war to be fought, and Nevada County’s cannabis conflict has inspired Dan to emerge from his bunker … Continue reading

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The “M” Plant

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Down For The Count

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Premature Editorialization

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Reinette Under Fire

I’ve known Reinette Senum for some years now, mostly after she¬† was first elected to the Nevada City City Council back in, what was it?…2008? As I have done with every city council person for the last thirty years, she … Continue reading

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It’s Not A Pulitzer, But It’s A Start…

I’ve been busy with Mary Ann’s homecoming and didn’t get around to posting this. This piece was honored with second place for best original editorial cartoon in the National Newspaper Association’s 2016 Better Newspaper Editorial Contest.

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The Evolutionary War

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