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LOS ANGELES TIMES CARTOON: Hate is Hard Work

I draw cartoons for The Los Angeles Times about issues related to California and the Southland (metro Los Angeles).

This week: The U.S. Supreme Court is poised to take up the issue of gay marriage in California as soon as Friday morning. The moment has prompted nervous debate within the gay-rights movement about the best path to achieve gay marriage. If the justices opt not to hear the Proposition 8 case, then a federal appeals court ruling that found the 2008 state ballot measure banning same-sex marriage unconstitutional would stand, clearing the way for marriages to begin. If the justices take up the case, a ruling would not come until next year and gay marriage would remain on hold until then, or longer depending on how the court rules.

LOS ANGELES TIMES CARTOON: One Percenter Logic

I draw cartoons for The Los Angeles Times about issues related to California and the Southland (metro Los Angeles).

This week: One percenter logic: Charles Munger, Jr., the Stanford physicist and GOP activist, donates $2.3 million to defeat Proposition 30, Governor Jerry Brown’s plan to raise taxes to avoid huge service cuts.