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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!

City Bike Safety Essentials

Primary Fever

The Joys of Tax Time

More Nasty Text Messages (from the mayor of Detroit)

More Citizens Against Congestion Pricing!

Shedding Tears for Sheriff Spitzer

The brighter side of the Mortgage Crisis

When Good First Dates Go Bad

Why it's Called the 'Straight' Talk Express

The New Green Hummer

Mitt vs. Mike: Extreme Godmania Showdown!

A Tale of Two Mitts!

Transgender Day of Remembrance 2007

Badly Needed Jamming Devices

Barney Frank and the Slippery Split-ENDA Slope

That'll Teach Those Tots a Lesson!

Your Yucky Body: Why You Need a Mommy Job!

Bush's Bedside Manner

The Benefits of Bed Bugs

When Opposites Attract

News Break

Your Yucky Body: Disgusting Diet Directions!

Dick Cheney's Magical Universe: Sweet Scootie-Pants Goes Free!

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

Invite: NYC Book Release Party June 12!

Confessions of a Closet Conservationist!

The First Sticky Subway Seat of Spring!

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

NYPD Infiltrates Knitting Grannies for Peace

The Addict & The Enabler

Rats Gone Wild

New NYC Condoms

Personal Anti-Immigration Wall

Dick Cheney's Magic Universe

Superhot Stories of 2007!

Susie Poorman's SAD Money: Holiday Tips

President Giuliani: The Early Years

Fallen Republican Heroes

The Election Morning After

The Great Wall

It's hard out there for a gay Republican

Fun & Funky Freedom Facts

The Pink Path to 911

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

Roving Reporter: Katrina Losses

Joe Jokes!

Bride vs. Bride

Failed Recruiting Slogans

Ask Ann Coulter

Bigot Proud

Milly Jones: America-Hating PR Representative

Your Yucky Body: Summer Swimsuit Spectacular

Youth Pride, Romney-Style

Conversations Bush WON'T Listen In On

Conservative Spring Fashion: Guzzle-icious!

It's My Religion!

Citizens against earned citizenship

Bush vs. My Cat

Dick Cheney, Ace Reporter!

Operation Heterosexual Freedom: Unadoption Mission

Every Sperm is Sacred!

Stop Republican Adoption!

Chairman Ford's Way Forward

Mitt Romney's Real State of the State

The Next Fake Memories Scandal

Talking Doll

Vegan Terrorists Thwarted

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

Dick Cheney's Guide to Solving Problems with Torture

Adventures in Republican Logic

What's Your Fantasy?

Abstinence Education

The Brighter Side of Hurricane Katrina


The Pep Talk

Gay Science

Emergency Contraception Bill Veto Funnies

Santorum Knows Best

How Not to be a Terror Suspect

Teaching (In)Tolerance

Fear Factors

Inside the Sick World of a Serial Bomber

It's Not Torture if You Serve Rice Pilaf


Obscene Literature

Newsweek: The Real Killers

Attack of the Gay Sperm

Profiles in Conservative Courage: Mitt Mulls...

Gay Republican Funnies

Republican Respect for Life

Good News!

Inauguration Fun

The Saved Children

Patriotism, Pentagon-Style

Medical Malpractice

A really sick joke

Four More Years: Protection

Election Time in Afghanistan

Ownership Society!

New Yorkers: An RNC field guide

Another Scandal

GLBT Voters for Bush

Independence Play

Pentagon Memo Comics

Irony Deficiency

Crying at Weddings

If You're Not With Us...

Melba and Me

Science Hour with Dr. Mitt

Great Resolve

Multiple Choice Mitt

The Uniter Speaks

The Brighter Side of Long-Term Unemployment

Sodomy Ruling Funnies

Where I Get it From

Strange, but true...

Slippery Slope!


Practical Uses for Sodomy Laws

Tom Finneran, House-Speaker-for-Life

pretending to be COMPASSIONATE when you're actually a CONSERVATIVE

Black History Month Moment #371

Trent toasts Strom Part 1 and Part 2...

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

The Roving Reporter

Shallow Grave

Bitter Pill

Momentous Time.

GOP Spin Cycle.

Is the Class Half Full or Half Empty?

What's in a name?

History Lessons (on Police Brutality)

Cinderella and Prince Charming: A Welfare Reform Fairy Tale

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

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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