Cartoon Companion Goes On Hiatus; More Price, Close Up; Today’s New Yorker Daily Cartoonist: Brooke Bourgeois

The Cartoon Companion  fellows, Max and Phil (and now revealed as Rex Hesner, and the cartoonist, Phil Witte), have announced they are moving on to another pasture. The Spill wishes them well as they delve ever deeper into this peculiar art form.  Read about the move here.   The departure of Cartoon Companion leaves the internet devoid of a site

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Today’s New Yorker Daily Cartoon; Radio Interview Of Interest: Paul Noth; Cartoon Companion’s Latest Reviews Of New Yorker Cartoons

Today’s New Yorker Daily cartoon, a mix of politics and this Sunday’s supah-de-dupah football game, is by Bob Eckstein, the World’s Greatest Snowman Expert. See it here, and visit his website here. Mr. Eckstein began contributing to The New Yorker in 2007. _____________________________________ Radio Interview of Interest: Paul Noth From WUWM89.7, January 31, 2019, “Cartoonist Paul Noth Explores Love and

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The Tilley Watch Online, January 21-25, 2019; Cartoon Companion Rates The Latest New Yorker Drawings…And Interviews Roz Chast; More Arno And Shermund On Attempted Bloggery

New Yorker cartoonists contributing to Daily Shouts this past week were Bishakh Som, Liana Finck, and Ali Fitzgerald. The week’s Daily Cartoons, if not outright Trumpian, were certainly Trump tinged. The contributing New Yorker cartoonists were Emily Flake and Lars Kenseth; the online-only contributors were Brooke Bourgeois and Ivan Ehlers. _____________________________________________ The CC‘s “Max” and “Simon” have assigned ratings to

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John Cuneo’s Walled In New Yorker Cover; The Cartoon Companion Rates The Latest New Yorker Cartoons

The New Yorker has rushed released the cover of its forthcoming issue. It is the second cover by John Cuneo to appear in the last five issues. Here’s the magazine’s Cover Story on the piece. ____________________________________________________ Cartoon Companion Rates The Latest New Yorker Cartoons The CC‘s Max and Simon take us through each and every cartoon in the January 21st

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A GoFundMe Campaign For Barbara Shermund; Cartoon Companion Rates The Latest New Yorker Cartoons

Here’s a GoFundMe effort to help bring closure to Barbara Shermund’s story. Read all about it here.  Ms. Shermund was one of the best of the early New Yorker cartoonists. Her life and work are currently being celebrated at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum out in Columbus Ohio. Ms. Shermund’s entry on the Spill‘s A-Z: Barbara Shermund  (self

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