Weekend Spill: Happy 85th Birthday, Edward Koren!; The Tilley Watch Online, December 7-11, 2020; More Stevenson; A Cartoon Captioning Contest Of Note

Happy 85th Edward Koren! Birthday wishes to one of the greatest New Yorker artists, Edward Koren, born on this day in 1935. Mr. Koren, now in his 58th year of contributing to the magazine, is The New Yorker‘s longest running regular cartoonist contributor. Here’s Mr. Koren’s entry on the Spill‘s A-Z: Edward Koren ( photo above, Fall 2016, courtesy of

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James Stevenson Documentary Film Streaming On Amazon; Monday Tilley Watch: The New Yorker Issue Of December 14, 2020; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon

Word has reached the Spill from “Stevenson: Lost and Found” Producer, Sally Williams that the film will begin streaming on Amazon this week. This is great news for those who missed it as well as for those who wish to see it again. Mr. Stevenson is in all likelihood the magazine’s most prolific New Yorker cartoonist contributor, with nearly two

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The Weekend Spill: Today’s Daily Shouts Cartoonist: Marisa Acocella; Video Of Interest: Steve Martin & Harry Bliss; The Tilley Watch Online, November 2-6, 2020; An Oops!

_________________________________________________ Today’s Daily Shouts Cartoonist: Marisa Acocella “A Brief History Of Menstrual ‘His’-steria” From Ms. Acocella’s forthcoming book, The Big She-Bang: The Herstory Of The Universe According To God The Mother, out November 17th from Harper Wave. Ms. Acocella has been contributing to The New Yorker since 1998. Visit her website here.   _______________________________________________ Video Of Interest: Steve Martin &

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Tuesday Spill; Political Cartoons & An Arno Election Day Cover; Video Of Interest: Amy Hwang Draws Snails; The Daily Cartoon; Blitt’s Kvetchbook

Something to leaf through (if you have a copy) while nail-biting: Need more distraction? Visit The New Yorker‘s Cartoon Bank and enter “election” in the search box…pages and pages of merriment. Here’s an edgy Peter Arno cover from 1940: _______________________________________________________ Video Of Interest: Amy Hwang Draws Snails Next up in this series of virtual visits is The New Yorker‘s cartoon

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