Roz Chast Sings “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”
From newyorker.com’s “Cartoons Etc.” this five minute video of Ms. Chast along with the New Yorker’s cartoon editor, Emma Allen and the magazine’s assistant cartoon editor, Colin Stokes.
A Cartoon Companion Two-fer: The Latest New Yorker Cartoons Rated + An Interview with Joe Dator
The CC’s “Max” and “Simon” bid farewell to the year with this close look at the 21 cartoons in the latest issue of the New Yorker (a double issue: Dec 18 & 25). Among the cartoons probed, a politicized Santa Claus, a tell-it-like-it-is dry cleaner, and a toner seeker. Also posted is part 1 of an interview with the always entertaining Joe Dator. See it all here!
David Sipress’s Russian Revolution Roots
From newyorker.com, Personal History, December 14, 2017: “No Questions”: The Russian Revolution, My Father and Me” — this excellent read from David Sipress.