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Saturday, August 12, 2006
Blogging Who's Who

Well, it's been about three months since I started this blog and it seems to be working well for me. To most I probably sound like a big windbag, but here's hoping a few of you appreciate my ramblings and rants enough to make return visits. This seems to help me think a bit, and it serves as an excellent means for which my wife can figure out what's going on in my head.

So far the list of editorial cartoonists who are blogging is short, yet it seems to be growing quite steadily. All of the blogs below are from the U.S. No cartoonist in Canada seems to to feel compelled to publish a blog, although Michael deAdder of The Halifax Daily News has tried, and seems to only update whenever I call him up and request an update. Perhaps Canadian cartoonists choose wisely not to write as it is universally accepted by editors and journalists that we editorial cartoonists are the worst spellers on Earth.

I'm going to be off for the next few days so there'll be nothing new to add to this blog as I plan to remain away from most modern technology for the duration. In the meantime, have a look at what's to offer in the Editorial Cartoon blogosphere. If I've left any out please leave the url's in the comment section.

Daryl Cagle Editorial Cartoonist / Syndicator

Nick Anderson The Houston Chronicle

Matt Davies The Journal News

Mark Anderson Chicago based cartoonist

The Daily Cartoonist Professional Cartoonist News

Bill Saunders The Milwaukee Journal (retired)

Chip Bok The Akron Beacon Journal

Clay Jones The Fredricksburg Free Lance-Star

Kevin Siers The Charlotte Observer

Marshall Ramsey The Clarion Ledger

Ted Rall Left wing cartoonist

The Cartoon Blog Cartoon News

Reb's Politically Incorrect Blog Cartoon review

Matt Bors Cartoonist/cartoon critic

Jim Borgman The Cincinnati Enquirer

Mikhaela Reid A self described "angry cartoonist"

Mike Luckovich The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Tom Tomorrow An offbeat Cartoonist

Gary Varvel The Indianapolis Star

Cox and Forkum A right wing duo

Posted at 12:00 pm by Graeme_MacKay

Commons
August 14, 2006   10:50 PM PDT
 
How about J.J. McCullough and filibuster. He's Canadian and has a sort of blog-ish quality to his site, with all the extras.
 

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