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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!

Hipster Hobbies of Tomorrow

Americans Go Splurge-Crazy With Their Stimulus Checks!

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

Primary Fever

Give Me Convenience (and Give Me Debt)!

The Joys of Tax Time

More Nasty Text Messages (from the mayor of Detroit)

If Bush Hadn't Been Born Rich

Shedding Tears for Sheriff Spitzer

Our Sexy President

Casualties of the Primary Wars

Future Stimulus Packages

Why it's Called the 'Straight' Talk Express

The New Green Hummer

President Huckabee

Firm Resolve

Mitt vs. Mike: Extreme Godmania Showdown!

A heartwarming holiday moment

A Tale of Two Mitts!

Egg Rescue Squad: Defending Microscopic Americans Everywhere!

Noble Failed Costumes

Barney Frank and the Slippery Split-ENDA Slope

Your Yucky Body: Why You Need a Mommy Job!

The Benefits of Bed Bugs

News Break

Your Yucky Body: Disgusting Diet Directions!

Resegregation Nation: The Proud Future of American Education

New York vs. Boston: The New Rivalry

And the Bigot Pride March Goes On: Joe Bruno

Of Legacies and Loving

Subway Fare Nostalgia

Welcome, Guest Workers!

The Afterlife Adventures of Jerry Falwell

Invite: NYC Book Release Party June 12!

Confessions of a Closet Conservationist!

The First Sticky Subway Seat of Spring!

Here Comes the Lesbian Bride, Sort Of!

All I really need to know I learned in Abstinence-Only Education!

City Dwellers Against Congestion Pricing!

Shock Prez Fired For Offensive Actions!

Art of the (Non)Apology

NYPD Infiltrates Knitting Grannies for Peace

Rats Gone Wild

Personal Anti-Immigration Wall

Dick Cheney's Magic Universe

A Bush tribute to MLK, Jr.

Iraq Surge: Escalate Your War to the Extreme!

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

Gay Divorcees

Advances in Skinny Jean Technology

The Pink Path to 911

Christie Whitman and George Bush comforting the heroes of Sept. 11

Quick & Easy Guide to Why You Love Fascism!

Roving Reporter: Katrina Losses

Condi Rice presents the Brighter Side of Middle East Violence

What to Expect When You're Pre-expecting

Failed Recruiting Slogans

Ask Ann Coulter

Milly Jones: America-Hating PR Representative

Conservative Children's Classics

Separate but Equal: The Sequel

Bush vs. My Cat

Dick Cheney, Ace Reporter!

Stop Republican Adoption!

Chairman Ford's Way Forward

Mitt Romney's Real State of the State

The Next Fake Memories Scandal

Sad Money!

Talking Doll

Vegan Terrorists Thwarted

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

Abstinence Education

The Brighter Side of Hurricane Katrina


Gay Marriage: The Sordid Aftermath

The Pep Talk

Santorum Knows Best

How Not to be a Terror Suspect

Teaching (In)Tolerance

It's Not Torture if You Serve Rice Pilaf


Obscene Literature

Profiles in Conservative Courage: Fired-Up Frist

Personal Economic Indicators

Gay Republican Funnies

Breakup Lines for the Bush Era

Good News!

How to be a Hard-Hitting Journalist

Not-So-Great Moments in Black History

Inauguration Fun

Patriotism, Pentagon-Style

Medical Malpractice

Well, Wasn't That Fun?

Four More Years: Protection

Election Time in Afghanistan

Four More Years: The Supreme Court

Four More Years: The Environment

The ABC's of AIDS

(please don't) BE SCARED

Independence Play

Pentagon Memo Comics

Other Memories

Untitled (Liberation)

Irony Deficiency

Crying at Weddings

Haitian Worries

Gay Marriage Drove Us to Divorce!

Race for a Cure

440 Who Missed the Photo Op

Multiple Choice Mitt

The Lesson Plan

The Uniter Speaks

The Brighter Side of Long-Term Unemployment

Mission Accomplished

Sodomy Ruling Funnies

Strange, but true...

Slippery Slope!


Celebrating Victory!

Wartime ABCs, Part One

Practical Uses for Sodomy Laws

The Harsh Realities of War

Tom Finneran, House-Speaker-for-Life

Black History Month Moment #371

Dr. Mitt's Budget Revolution.

Trent toasts Strom Part 1 and Part 2...

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

Dream Date Mitt!


Bitter Pill

Back to School with John Silber

Momentous Time.

GOP Spin Cycle.

Is the Class Half Full or Half Empty?

Compassionate Conservationism.

Cruel and Unusual

What's in a name?

Six Months Since 9/11

Cinderella and Prince Charming: A Welfare Reform Fairy Tale

Facial Paralysis for Fun & Profit!: Color Version

It's a bird, it's a plane... it's SuperBush!

The Modesty Craze.

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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