Recession! Credit downgrade! DOUBLE DIP!

The blare of scary headlines is louder than the thundering scamper to gold conversion. Creditwise, the U.S. has lost an “A.” And the great Taiwan-based animators have rendered the economic state as “Barackalypse Now!”

The cartoonists aim to ease our pain and divert our panic. To wit: Here are Six Top American Economy Cartoons:

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NMA.tv:

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JEFF KOTERBA:


(JEFF KOTERBA/Omaha World Herald)

(PATRICK CHAPPATTE/International Herald Tribune (courtesy of Cagle Cartoons))

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JEFF STAHLER:

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(JEFF STAHLER/Columbus Dispatch)

R.J. MATSON:


(RJ MATSON/St. Louis Post Dispatch)

NATE BEELER:


(NATE BEELER/Washington Examiner)

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