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Below is the Mikhaela Reid political cartoon archive 1999-2008. Current archive is on Flickr. (...more info...)

Rich folks are feeling the recession -- just like us!

Americans Go Splurge-Crazy With Their Stimulus Checks!

City Bike Safety Essentials

Again. And Again. And Again... (Sean Bell)

Give Me Convenience (and Give Me Debt)!

More Citizens Against Congestion Pricing!

Shedding Tears for Sheriff Spitzer

Our Sexy President

When Good First Dates Go Bad

Future Stimulus Packages

President Huckabee

Firm Resolve

Mitt vs. Mike: Extreme Godmania Showdown!

A Tale of Two Mitts!

Badly Needed Jamming Devices

That'll Teach Those Tots a Lesson!

Bush's Bedside Manner

The Benefits of Bed Bugs

News Break

Karl Rove Goes Into Teaching

Your Yucky Body: Disgusting Diet Directions!

And the Bigot Pride March Goes On: Joe Bruno

Alberto Gonzales's Civil Right's Lite!

Of Legacies and Loving

Subway Fare Nostalgia

The Afterlife Adventures of Jerry Falwell

War Marketeers!

Invite: NYC Book Release Party June 12!

The First Sticky Subway Seat of Spring!

City Dwellers Against Congestion Pricing!

Art of the (Non)Apology

NYPD Infiltrates Knitting Grannies for Peace

The Softer Side of the Credit Card Industry

The Addict & The Enabler

Rats Gone Wild

Opposition to the Cervical Cancer Vaccine

New NYC Condoms

Rev. Ted Haggard's Ex-Gay Revolution

Personal Anti-Immigration Wall

Gold-Plated Health Insurance

A Bush tribute to MLK, Jr.

Iraq Surge: Escalate Your War to the Extreme!

Mary Cheney's Baby Shower

President Giuliani: The Early Years

Holiday Gifts for Defeated Republicans

Trent Lott gives Kramer a pep talk

Pelosi and Bush Talk Serious Business

Fallen Republican Heroes

The Great Wall

Not-so-sweet dreams

Real Estate Within Reach

Advances in Skinny Jean Technology

Fun & Funky Freedom Facts

The Pink Path to 911

Quick & Easy Guide to Why You Love Fascism!

Bride vs. Bride

Car Confessions (or: Mitt Romney makes like Mel Gibson)

Mr. Bush's Cryogenically Frozen Friendship Hour

Failed Recruiting Slogans

Ask Ann Coulter

Milly Jones: America-Hating PR Representative

The Dire Consequences of Not Enacting An English-Only Law

Conversations Bush WON'T Listen In On

Conservative Children's Classics

Conservative Spring Fashion: Guzzle-icious!

It's My Religion!

Citizens against earned citizenship

Bush vs. My Cat

Dick Cheney, Ace Reporter!

Every Sperm is Sacred!

Dr. Alito's Second Opinion

Dick Cheney in... Spot the Threat to Moral Values

Too Darn Healthy

Have you heard the one about the gay cowboys?

Chairman Ford's Way Forward

The Next Fake Memories Scandal

Sad Money!

Talking Doll

Vegan Terrorists Thwarted

Fightin' Bill O'Reilly brings the horror in A Christmas Battle

It's Not Easy Being a College Gay-Hater!

How tax cuts for the rich can help YOU!

Dick Cheney's Guide to Solving Problems with Torture

Adventures in Republican Logic

What's Your Fantasy?

Quick and Easy Guide to Conservation

Abstinence Education

Your Yucky Body: A Repair Manual

Asking for It

Let Them Eat Toxic Sludge!


The Pep Talk

Emergency Contraception Bill Veto Funnies

The Brighter Side of a Bush Supreme Court

Inside the Sick World of a Serial Bomber

It's Not Torture if You Serve Rice Pilaf

Now dreamier than ever!

Newsweek: The Real Killers

Attack of the Gay Sperm

Personal Economic Indicators

Profiles in Conservative Courage: Pharmacist Phil

How to be a Hard-Hitting Journalist


Inauguration Fun

Queer Holiday Moment #412

Patriotism, Pentagon-Style

Damn those pesky civil rights victories!

Four More Years: The Economy

Cheney stands for Charming

Another Scandal

Democratic Unity

Operation Heterosexual Freedom

Independence Play

Other Memories

Make it Stop.

Melba and Me

Haitian Worries

Clarity in a time of Confusion!

Gay Marriage Drove Us to Divorce!

440 Who Missed the Photo Op

Touched by Bush's Support

The Lesson Plan

The Uniter Speaks

The Brighter Side of Long-Term Unemployment

Where I Get it From

Strange, but true...


Progress! ... sort of.

Wartime ABCs, Part One

Practical Uses for Sodomy Laws

The Harsh Realities of War

Tom Finneran, House-Speaker-for-Life

A tax by any other name...

pretending to be COMPASSIONATE when you're actually a CONSERVATIVE

What if... Bush actually gave press conferences?

Dr. Mitt's Budget Revolution.

A Case of the Oh-No-Not-Another-Republican-Governor Blues.

The Roving Reporter

Shallow Grave

Dream Date Mitt!


Back to School with John Silber

Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor... (sort of)

Momentous Time.

GOP Spin Cycle.

Leadership Lessons With Larry.

Eviction Notice.

Compassionate Conservationism.

Cruel and Unusual

What's in a name?

History Lessons (on Police Brutality)

Exoticism the Barbie Way.

Do you dare enter the Right-Wing Rhetoric Zone?

(Updated Weekly) These cartoons are in reverse chronological order. Strips before January 2003 were mostly done for my college paper, the Harvard Crimson. Let me know if you want to be notified by email when a new cartoon appears.
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