October 31, 2011 According to the United Nations, the Earth's population reached 7 billion some time near Halloween. Pat Bagley wonders whether the world's cupboards will 'bare' it, and Lee Judge is doubtful if the United States, in particular, will find a 'weigh' to squeeze through.
October 31, 2011 Phil Hands and Steve Kelley get all holiday-spirited over Rick Perry and Herman Cain.
October 30, 2011 Eric Allie and Mike Peters use all their cartoonist tricks on Barack Obama and Mitt Romney.
October 29, 2011 According to the United Nations, the earth's population will reach 7 billion on October 31. Joel Pett and Richard "Bart" Bartholomew don't agree on who should be scared the most.
October 28, 2011 Nick Anderson's observation from 2008 reminds us how little America's housing crisis has improved. And Lisa Benson has a sinking feeling about whether President Obama's latest plan will make things any better.
October 27, 2011 Republican candidates Herman Cain (9%), Rick Perry (20%) and Newt Gingrich (15%) are all enamored of a flat federal tax. Steve Greenberg lets some air out of their proposals, while Rick McKee isn't willing to hum along with President Obama's alternative.
October 26, 2011 All American forces will leave Iraq by the end of this year. Richard "Bart" Bartholomew and Clay Bennett wonder when it will start feeling better.
October 25, 2011 Democrats and Republicans are each trying to sell their recovery plans. Gary Varvel and Clay Bennett think they're long on rhetoric and short on proof.
October 24, 2011 The death of the Libyan dictator prompts an RJ Matson query of Syria's Bashar al Assad and for Nick Anderson to answer one on behalf of President Obama.
October 23, 2011 Israel swapped over 1,000 prisoners for Gilad Shilat an Israeli soldier held by Hamas. Neither Steve Greenberg nor Signe Wilkinson think either side is really better off.
October 22, 2011 Occupy Wall Street claims to be speaking on behalf of 99 percent of America. It adds up for R.J. Matson, while Signe Wilkinson sees little real difference between the new movement and the Tea Party.
October 21, 2011 The Obama Administration appears to be backing away from two of its health care reform efforts. Nate Beeler and Eric Allie question whether health care reform still has a pulse.
October 20, 2011 As many Libyans celebrate the death of the dictator, Milt Prigee imagines that there are few outside his family who will mourn him. And Joep Bertrams questions whether Gadhafi's departure will make a difference.
October 20, 2011 The Republican presidential debate in Nevada included a number of personal attacks, prompting Newt Gingrich to say, "maximizing bickering is probably not the road to the White House." Randall Enos takes notice of Rick Perry's "in your face" style, but John Branch thinks Mitt Romney came out on top — sort of.
October 19, 2011 Mike Luckovitch observes (with help from Charles Schulz) that state laws on illegal workers have had some unintended consequences. It's the intended consequences of potential border-crossers that has Gary Varvel worried.
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