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The Sweater Vest of Righteousness gets my top billing for the week, I must admit that I LOL'd at that one.
Quirky Loon said…
Heh heh. I laughed and feared all at the same time! Especially regarding the sweater vest (definitely lols) then the fear clutched at my heart at the budget pie...gulp.

Too bad MY natural gas can't be utilized. We'd be in real good shape. HA!
00dozo said…
Ha! I guess Santorum believes the sweater vest will turn him into a "mentalist" that will allow him to hypnotize the public into voting for him, regardless of his policies. Yeah, Rick. Good luck with that.

Nonamedufus said…
You know I used to shake my head at the things American politicians did but in recent weeks with the story about the automated calls to voters by government members during the last election to supporters of other parties telling them the polling station had moved (it hadn't) I'm really shaking my head. I can't help but include a couple of cartoons about that.
nonamedufus said…
Your natural gas? Is that an editorial comment on the Republican candidates, Quirks?
nonamedufus said…
Is it just me or are all the Republican candidates refugees from Barnum and Bailey?
Redraider said…
I was torn about the "Monkees"/Davy Jones 'toon. Funny, but sad. The first one though, the USPS cartoon was spot on. I hope they finally go under... Finally!
nonamedufus said…
I liked that one too, Don. Like it makes so much sense to cut back on delivery. or does it? What with social media these days snail mail is almost irrelevant.

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