It’s funny that virtually every metaphor about rain is a negative one, seeing as...
The mainstream media is suddenly waking up to the fact that we’re killing off nature.
‘Where am I, what is there to be done, and what do I choose to do?’
Cartoonists and writers need metaphors, and this is a good one.
We’ve had good luck so far in outrunning our own natural depredations.
They’re watching us. And maybe we like it.
The rabbit hole and the memory hole connect!
Everything else has ended, at least for a fashionable moment or two.
I don’t know if you saw the movie The Aristocrats or know the joke, but who knew it would come true?
Tom Toles is the editorial cartoonist for The Post and writes the Tom Toles blog. He joined the newspaper in 2002, after 19 years as the cartoonist for the Buffalo News and nine years with the Buffalo Courier-Express. He has also produced a syndicated a comic strip, “Curious Avenue,” and a syndicated panel, “Randolph Itch, 2 a.m.” His cartoons are collected in six books, and he is the author of a children’s book, “My School Is Worse Than Yours.” While at The Post, Toles has received the 2011 Herblock Award, the National Headliners Award, The Week magazine’s “cartoonist of the year” award, the Overseas Press Club Thomas Nast Award, the National Cartoonists Society “cartoonist of the year” award, the John Fischetti Award and the H.L Mencken Free Press Award. He won the Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning in 1990.