Friday, September 18, 2009

More Wave Publishing Editorial Cartoons

The First Toon accompanies an editorial on the re writing of the constitution. I used a modern spin on Old George and Ben Franklin... personally, I think Frankie was "the geek of his day" and that ole George, a military man of action, probably didnt like him, the feeling being mutual on Ben's part. The second toon accompanied an editorial calling for a clean sweep of the current "career politicians" that service The Rockaway Community. The article called for a clean sweep of the old party members, to bring in the new. The final editorial calls attention to a newly created group of homeless people who will soon be populating The Rockaway area due to the closing, or "renovation" of the SRO's That previously housed them. Many of these residents were on fixed incomes, and medically and emotionally challenged to begin with. One can only imagine what's going to happen to the community now that they've been released....