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Top Ten Cartoons of the Week – July 24, 2021

Here are our most reprinted cartoons of the week ending  July 24th, 2021. Congratulations to Bob Englehart who took the the #1 spot!  And congrats to Chris Weyant who nabbed #2!

And kudos to the other CagleCartoonists who drew the cartoons that were most popular with editors this week: Steve Sack, Dave Whamond, Dave Granlund, John Darkow, Rick McKee, Monte Wolverton, John Cole and Jeff Koterba!

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#1

Bob Englehart‘s cartoon was most popular with editors last week!

 

#2

New Yorker cartoonist, Chris Weyant takes second place!

#3

Steve Sack from the Minneapolis Star-Tribune wins third place.

#4

Jeff Koterba claims fourth place, after dominating the Top Ten in recent weeks.

 

#5

Dave Whamond takes the five spot. Dave also draws the syndicated strip Reality Check.

#6

Rick McKee takes sixth place. Rick also draws the syndicated strip, “Mount Pleasant“.

#7

Monte Wolverton nabs seventh place.  Monte is the son of Basil Wolverton, who was one of the original gang of idiots at Mad Magazine. Monte has also done a bunch of work for Mad Magazine.

#8

John Darkow from the Columbia Missourian takes eighth place.

#9

Dave Granlund who draws for Gannett, takes ninth place.

#10

John Cole who draws for the Scranton Times-Tribune, is in tenth place.


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Top Ten Cartoons of the Week – July 10, 2021

Here are our most reprinted cartoons of the week ending  July 10th, 2021. Congratulations to Jeff Koterba who took the #1 spot by a wide margin and had the most reprints overall for the week.

Dave Granlund had an impressive week with three cartoons in tot Top Ten, and Steve Sack has two cartoons on the list. Kudos to the other CagleCartoonists who had the most reprinted cartoons this week: John Darkow, Monte Wolverton, Dave Whamond and a new cartoonist we welcomed to the syndicate this week, Rivers. Newspaper editors were interested in a wide variety of topics this week.

Just about half of America’s daily, paid circulation newspapers (around 700 papers) subscribe to CagleCartoons.com. These are the cartoons that editors picked last week.


Our reader supported site, Cagle.com, still needs you!  Journalism is threatened with the pandemic that has shuttered newspaper advertisers. Some pundits predict that a large percentage of newspapers won’t survive the pandemic economic slump, and as newspapers sink, editorial cartoonists who depend on newspapers sink too, and along with them, our Cagle.com site.

The world needs political cartoonists more now than ever. Please consider supporting Cagle.com and visit Cagle.com/heroes.

#1

Dave Whamond ‘s cartoon was most popular with editors last week!

 

#2

John Darkow takes second place.

 

#3

Monte Wolverton wins third place with this hot cartoon.

 

#4

Dave Granlund claims fourth place with his first of three cartoons on the most reprinted list.

 

#5

Steve Sack takes the five spot!

 

#6

Dave Whamond takes sixth place.

 

#7

Our new cartoonist, Rivers nabs seventh place with his first appearance in the Top Ten.

 

#8

Steve Sack takes eighth place.

 

#9

Dave Granlund takes ninth place with his second cartoon in the Top Ten.

 

#10

Dave Granlund places his third cartoon on the list at number ten.


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Top Ten Cartoons of the Week – July 3, 2021

Here are our most reprinted cartoons of the week ending  July 3rd, 2021. Five of the ten cartoons are about the Fourth of July.

Dave Whamond took the #1 spot. Dick Wright actually had the most reprints overall, and Jeff Koterba had another impressive week with three cartoons in the Top Ten.

And Kudos to the other CagleCartoonists who made it into our Top Ten most reprinted cartoon of the week list: Pat Bagley , Peter Kuper, Steve Sack, Rick McKee, and Bill Day.

Just about half of America’s daily, paid circulation newspapers (around 700 papers) subscribe to CagleCartoons.com. These are the cartoons that editors picked last week.


Our reader supported site, Cagle.com, still needs you!  Journalism is threatened with the pandemic that has shuttered newspaper advertisers. Some pundits predict that a large percentage of newspapers won’t survive the pandemic economic slump, and as newspapers sink, editorial cartoonists who depend on newspapers sink too, and along with them, our Cagle.com site.

The world needs political cartoonists more now than ever. Please consider supporting Cagle.com and visit Cagle.com/heroes.

#1

Dave Whamond ‘s cartoon was most popular with editors last week!

 

#2

Dick Wright takes second place.

 

#3

Pat Bagley wins third place with this hot cartoon.

 

#4

Jeff Koterba claims fourth place with his first of three cartoons on the most reprinted list.

 

#5

Peter Kuper takes the five spot! Readers love doggies..

 

#6

Steve Sack takes sixth place.

 

#7

Jeff Koterba nabs seventh place with his second of three cartoons on the list.

 

#8

Rick McKee takes eighth place.

 

#9

Bill Day takes ninth place.

 

#10

Jeff Koterba places his third cartoon on the list at number ten.


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Too Close to Call!

Our reader supported site, Cagle.com, needs your support!  America needs editorial cartoonists now more than ever!  Please consider supporting Cagle.com and visit Cagle.com/heroes.  Our newspaper clients are in general decline and are crashing with the pandemic. Cartoonists need you now more than ever!

This morning the election is undecided, with President Trump claiming victory and the Biden campaign confident of victory. The lawsuits are starting and the cartoonists are drawing!  Here are the first cartoons about our election purgatory. I expect lots of great cartoons to keep coming in – keep your eyes on Cagle.com!

Martin “Shooty” Sutovec

 

John Darkow

 

Pat Bagley

 

Bob Englehart

 

John Cole

 

Adam Zyglis

 

Jeff Koterba

 

Joe Heller

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Heat Wave!

It is predicted to hit 109ºF (43ºC) today at my house in Woodland Hills, California. Yesterday we saw the all time, USA, high temperature of 130º (54C) in Death Valley California – today will be even hotter! We’ve had rolling blackouts as the electrical grid is overloaded and fires are popping up around the state, with a fire tornado filmed and lightening strikes setting many small fires. It is predicted to be hot like this for the next three days.

So, on a day like this I turn to our oldies. Even with the Post Office crisis and virtual Democratic Convention raging, it is hard to think of anything other than the heat. I went back over the past 20 years of cartoons looking for some nice, heat wave cartoons that didn’t look too stale, and I reposted them for newspapers today. Here’s my own Republicans and Global Warming denial cartoon, and my favorite, evergreen heat wave cartoons, rereleased today.

Daryl Cagle

 


Patrick Chappatte


Dave Granlund

 


Bill Day

 

Pat Bagley

 


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Taylor Jones Decade!

Here are Taylor Jones’ favorite cartoons of the past decade!  Taylor is a great illustrator for scores of books and magazines. He was the regular cartoonist for the El Nuevo Dia newspaper in Puerto Rico for many years, and he drew caricatures for US News & World Report magazine for many years. Taylor now draws for the Hoover Digest.  See Taylor’s favorite cartoons on USA Todaywhere you can click on each cartoon and see it blown up to fill the screen with a pretty, high-resolution image.  See the complete archive of Taylor’s syndicated cartoons here.

Look at our other, great collections of Cartoons Favorites of the Decade, selected by the artists.
Pat Bagley Decade!
Nate Beeler Decade!
Daryl Cagle Decade! 
Patrick Chappatte Decade!
John Cole Decade!
John Darkow Decade!
Bill Day Decade!
Sean Delonas Decade!
Bob Englehart Decade!
Randall Enos Decade!
Dave Granlund Decade!
Taylor Jones Decade!
Mike Keefe Decade!
Peter Kuper Decade!
Jeff Koterba Decade!
RJ Matson Decade!
Gary McCoy Decade!
Rick McKee Decade!
Milt Priggee Decade!
Bruce Plante Decade!
Steve Sack Decade!


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UKRAINE!

Every day the news is full of Ukraine, Ukraine, Ukraine. We just can’t seem to get enough Ukraine.

We have a great CagleCartoonist from Ukraine, Vladimir Kazanevsky, who has probably won more international cartooning competitions than any other cartoonist in the world –but the international competition world is a different world, with different aesthetics that seem strange and foreign to an American reader.

I noticed that Vlad hadn’t posted any cartoons about the Ukraine/impeachment scandal and I told him that he is the only cartoonist from Ukraine that American readers are likely to see. Vlad’s perch in Kyiv could make his cartoons interesting to Western editors. Vlad then uploaded these three.

It looks like this jester-trap will draw Trump in as he is lured into watching himself on TV.

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Here Ukraine is a clown-seal that is getting Trump’s attention …

 

Here the jester appears to be Ukraine’s brain that is commanding heavy-Trump-the-elephant’s attention.

Vlad’s cartoons are charming, although I must admit that I don’t really understand most of them. This is typical of the international contest cartoonists who have a different cartoon language that doesn’t make much sense to Americans like me. Charming, though.

Here are selections of some of Vlad’s cartoons that I can understand – the first one shows refugees fleeing from a repressive regime.

 

This one shows our climate-change future.

 

Here man struggles with oil.

 

Putin doesn’t seem happy as his cold, Russian Trump-Vodka seems to have turned into poop, which doesn’t go well with caviar.

 

This charming cartoon shows animals who seem to be demonstrating in favor of their own predators.

All of this is only to show that Vlad is great, but I’m not surprised that we don’t see cartoons from Ukraine in American newspapers even while Ukraine dominates the news.

The photo below shows me with Vlad in Vlad’s studio in Kyiv a few years ago. Behind us are some of Vlad’s trophies from over 500 international cartooning prizes he has won in 52 countries. See Vlad’s archive on Cagle.com.

 

… And here’s an endangered tree, praying while stuck in place.

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Trump, Climate Change and the World

Here is Trump and the world.

Yes, that is a map of the world on the globe’s head. I always wonder if things like that are clear enough. On the black and white version I put a label on the “World”.

Labels are for sissies, but without the color globe wasn’t clearly a globe.

Hey! It is nice to be back home and drawing cartoons again! More on the way!

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Two Faced Jerry Brown

Two Faced Jerry Brown © Daryl Cagle,CagleCartoons.com,California, water, drought, environment, global warming, agriculture, farm, farmers, farming, pig, restrictions, cities, hose, lawn, climate change

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Two Faced Jerry Brown

Two Faced Jerry Brown © Daryl Cagle,CagleCartoons.com,California,water,drought,environment,global warming,agriculture,farm,farmers,farming,pig,restrictions,cities,hose,lawn,climate change

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GOP Rants at Obama

Today’s cartoon was inspired by this nice column about Ted Cruz in Slate.com, my old Web partner for Cagle.comhttp://tinyurl.com/nkkr6uo

I like simple, black line art in editorial cartoons best – there is something more elegant about it, and it is a shame to see it disappearing as editorial cartoonists gin everything up in Photoshop. I’m certain to get complaints about this one because it is wordy and liberal. Here it is in the more elegant black and white version.

 

A conservative reader posted this comment under the cartoon on my Facebook page:

How about Obama and his attitude toward Israel? How about the fact Obama said he would lower our debt? How about the fact that he lied about health care costs going down? I think it’s clear who is blind

I don’t like Obama, but I like seeing his position seem to evolve on Israel. Obama hasn’t lowered the debt, but he certainly lowered the deficit, I don’t think anyone expected him to lower the debt, particularly given how the Bush administration had tanked the economy. And I think he did lie about health care, still, I like Obamacare better than nothing.

I’d like to see Obama stand up and make more happen. Republicans had a point some time ago, when I drew the “spineless” cartoon below. Obama could start by throwing the 2008 Wall Street crooks into jail – something I think Elizabeth Warren might do if she was president. I don’t have much higher hopes for Hillary.

 

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GOP Rants at Obama

GOP Rants at Obama © Daryl Cagle,CagleCartoons.com,elephant, Republican, global warming, poverty, hunger, race, racial, colorblind, war, bad guys, ISIS, ISIL, Dash, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Lybiarepublican, president, Barack Obama, climate change, GOP