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06/10/2017

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Brian Fies

I think the despair among people already inclined to agree with you is that there doesn't seem to be any way to reach those who aren't. Reason, cajoling, mockery or protesting won't work. Sob stories of lost coverage are just the delicious tears of crybabies sad that the gravy train is ending. I don't see a way through this but the hard way: it's gonna have to hit Trump supporters personally and hard, which means they're going to suffer and die, along with a lot of collateral damage. Like maybe you, f'rinstance. I'd rather have everyone wake up, look around blinking and asking themselves, "What the hell was that?" while coming to their senses, but I think it's a lot less likely.

I think better of the Siers and Horsey cartoons than you do. Maybe because I don't read 500 a day they seem fresh and pointed. They both do that thing comics do best: distill a situation or argument to its essence to deliver a message graspable in a fraction of a second. Good on both of them.

Boise Ed

I wish I could read what's underneath Jackson's left foot, by the horse.

And I'm afraid I totally agree with Brian, above.

Mike Peterson

"Internal Improvements US Banks"

And, yeah, I'm not sure what it will take beyond total collapse ... which will be someone else's fault.

Hank G.

Larger version of the Andrew Jackson cartoon:

https://ferrebeekeeper.files.wordpress.com/2016/07/king_andrew_the_first_political_cartoon_of_president_andrew_jackson.jpg

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