Comic Riffs: Barack Obama


Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 11/06/2012

OBAMA vs. ROMNEY: Vote for your favorite Election Day cartoon

Vote for your favorite Election Day cartoon right here.

By Michael Cavna  |  03:52 PM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  election day 2012, barack obama, mitt romney

Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 11/01/2012

CAMPAIGN 2012: ‘The Simpsons’ ‘endorses’ Romney; ‘Pearls’ goes for third-party candidate

‘The Simpsons’ ‘endorses’ Romney; ‘Pearls’ proposes a third-party candidate.

By Michael Cavna  |  06:51 PM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  the simpsons, pearls before swine, blondie, barack obama, mitt romney

Posted at 11:48 PM ET, 10/17/2012

OBAMA v. ROMNEY, ROUND 2: Love ‘em? Hate ‘em? Six Striking Debate Cartoons

Love ‘em? Hate ‘em? Six striking debate cartoons.

By Michael Cavna  |  11:48 PM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  presidential debate cartoons, barack obama, mitt romney, candy crowley, bob gorrell, matt bors, glenn mccoy, mike luckovich, david fitzsimmons, next media animation

Posted at 12:02 AM ET, 10/11/2012

OF BIRDS AND BRAINS: 7 Top Debate Cartoons

From loud birds to quiet moderators, here are visual commentaries on the debates that caught our eye.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:02 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, barack obama, joe biden, paul ryan, 2012 debates

Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 10/04/2012

CHOOSING OBAMA OR ROMNEY: Ann Telnaes’s new ’POTUS Pick’ app puts the interactive choice in your hands

Ann Telnaes’s new ’POTUS Pick’ app puts the interactive choice in your hands.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:00 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, barack obama, ann telnaes, sara thaves

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 06/05/2012

THE NEW ‘BARACK OBAMA’ BOOK: Is he our geekiest president yet?

Judging by the new “Obama” biography, is Barack our geekiest president yet?

By Michael Cavna  |  12:01 AM ET, 06/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barack obama the story, david maraniss, obama and superheroes, obama doodles

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 09/22/2010

OBAMA and PALIN share a milkshake? Archie serves up one intriguing 'straw poll'

(images courtesy of Archie Comics) We've grown accustomed to a lot of changes in Riverdale. We've watched Archie, Betty and Veronica share a three-way malted. We've seen this year's debut of gay character Kevin Keller. And we've witnessed last...

By Michael Cavna  |  11:45 AM ET, 09/22/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Comic Book | Tags:  Archie Comics, Barack Obama, Sarah Palin

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 01/31/2010

READER PUZZLE: Why is a nude Obama ogling an iPad?

Perhaps it's because I don't speak Romanian. Or Aramaic. Or Sssnake. Whatever the reason, I confess: I absolutely do not get this cartoon by Romanian cartoonist Pavel Constantin. And I make a professional living out of "getting" cartoons --...

By Michael Cavna  |  11:10 AM ET, 01/31/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Political Cartoon | Tags:  Apple iPad, Barack Obama, Pavel Constantin

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 12/21/2009

Obama's Nobel Act: When cartoonists declare war

With President Obama having returned from Europe in recent days, Comic Riffs digs out from the towering snowbanks of other stories -- from health-care reform to planet-care "reform" to Tiger Woods sports-idol reform -- to spotlight the Nobel Peace...

By Michael Cavna  |  01:15 PM ET, 12/21/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Political Cartoon | Tags:  Ed Stein, Jim Day, Nate Beeler, Nobel Peace Prize, President Barack Obama