Welcome…

… but be forewarned. You’ve stumbled onto my patch of cyber “real” estate. If odd drawings of semi-naked, not-so-polite people will offend you, limit your views to the “Published Work” pages. Don’t go to… Continue reading

BLINDED BY THE MIGHT

“Propaganda works best when those who are being manipulated are confidentthey are acting on their own free will.” —Joseph Goebbels We humans have recently come to believe we have have inalienable rights and… Continue reading

PILES

Not really an editorial cartoon, this. Those are pictorial comments, quotidian and transient, created by professional visual pundits. This post is an amateur sketch about the state of things that is neither new… Continue reading

HABITUS, HABITAT

“Sorrow is so easy to express and yet so hard to tell.” —Joni Mitchell, no date IT’S DIFFICULT coming up with an explanation for an image that feels like it says something—not just… Continue reading

TRUMPTYCH

“A power can be overthrown only by another power, not by a principle, and only one power that can confront money is left. Money is overthrown and abolished by blood.” —Oswald Spengler, The… Continue reading

IT WAS THE BEST OF TIMES…

“… it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was… Continue reading

WHAT ART ISN’T, PART I

Yes, this is late in the game. I ignored “Comedian” (the banana/duct tape thing) as long as I could. First, its “creator” Maurizio Cattelan, IMO is a funny artist. Websearch him for yourself.… Continue reading

THE FIELD OF SCHEMES

“I sit on a man’s back, choking him and making him carry me, and yet assure myself and others that I am very sorry for him and wish to ease his lot by… Continue reading

SLEAZ’NS GREETINGS!

AND HAPPY HORRORDAYS. There is no end in sight, at least until one of three bases breaks with His Orangeness. The bases are: 1) The wealthy: The very very rich, the .01%ers, of… Continue reading

LANDFILL OF THE VANITIES

“Vanity well fed is benevolent. Vanity hungry is spiteful.” — Mason Cooley THE TITLE REFERS to, not the Tom Wolfe novel The Bonfire of the Vanities, but to the 1497 event where when… Continue reading

FLIGHT RISK

THE IMAGE SHOWS a would-be artist trying to make his art do what it can’t. The painting is of that guy, with paintings as wings flapping impotently, hesitating before a leap of little… Continue reading