Comic Riffs: kurt westergaard


Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 06/07/2010

Danish 'Muhammad' cartoonist Westergaard to retire

The man who drew what many Muslims called the most offensive of the 2005 Danish depictions of Muhammad has decided to retire. Cartoonist Kurt Westergaard said he's calling it quits because he is getting old, according to the Associated...

By Michael Cavna  |  04:30 PM ET, 06/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Political Cartoon | Tags:  Kurt Westergaard, Muhammad cartoons

Posted at 09:47 PM ET, 01/01/2010

Danish cartoonist who caricatured Muhammad faces alleged armed intruder

The Danish Muhammad-cartoon controversy remains as potentially lethal as ever. A Somali man allegedly tried to break into the Aarhus residence of Danish political cartoonist Kurt Westergaard, who has faced death threats for his illustrations of the Muslim prophet,...

By Michael Cavna  |  09:47 PM ET, 01/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  General | Tags:  Kurt Westergaard