The Monday Tilley Watch, The New Yorker Issue Of October 26, 2020; Online Event Of Interest With Peter Kuper; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon

Fall Covers: Despite the pandemic, mother nature continues on doing her thing. There’s something reassuring about that (some of the best New Yorker covers have appeared this time of year). Back in 1984 the magazine’s seasonal covers inspired a gallery show and an accompanying book, Seasons At The New Yorker. Besides J.C. Suares’s September 23, 1974 cover that appears on

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Video Of Interest: Dem Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang Captions New Yorker Cartoons; A Case For Pencils Spotlights Rich Sparks; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon (And Yesterday’s)

Democratic Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang Captions New Yorker Cartoons Well this might be a first: a candidate for President captioning New Yorker cartoons. Mr. Yang takes a shot in this brand new video. Cartoons, in order of appearance, are by: yours truly, Frank Cotham, Ben Schwartz, Liam Walsh, Tom Cheney, and Kaamran Hafeez. _____________________________________________________________________ A Case For Pencils Spotlights Rich

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Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon; A Case For Pencils: Liam Walsh’s Wrist Issue

Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon Tim Hamilton on another ex-member of the Trump administration . Mr. Hamilton has been contributing to The New Yorker since 2015. ______________________________________________________ A Case for Pencils: Liam Walsh’s Wrist Issue From Jane Mattimoe’s A Case For Pencils blog, here’s Liam Walsh on his drawing arm’s wrist. Mr. Walsh began contributing his cartoons to The New

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Today’s Daily Cartoonist: John Cuneo; Cover Revealed For Marisa Acocella’s “The Big She-Bang”; A Graphic Novel By Robert Grossman; Christopher Weyant’s New Book; Article Of Interest: Liam Walsh; Today’s Daily Shouts… By Ellie Black; More Spills…Ken Krimstein, Edward Koren

Today’s Daily Cartoonist/Cartoon John Cuneo, who has this week’s New Yorker cover, gets toady.  Visit Mr. Cuneo’s website here. _____________________ Cover Revealed For Marisa Acocella’s “Big She Bang” And now we have a cover for The Big She-Bang: The Herstory of the Universe According to God the Mother as Told to Marisa Acocella.  Out November 19, 2019, from Harper Wave. 

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New Yorker Caption Contest Friday

           This being the end of the traditionally news-less week (for New Yorker cartoons and cartoonists) leading up to the new year, I thought why not dedicate today’s post to the New Yorker‘s Caption Contest. Last time I checked, the contest had reached its 644th offering (with a windmill drawing by Bob Eckstein).   Background: every time I’ve been

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