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Very Sad News

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  I am very saddened to learn of the passing of one of the greatest artists in the world of the cartoon art form. Mr. Kambiz Derambakhsh of Iran has succumbed to the savage course of Covid-19 at 79. The world has lost a master of the cartooning art. His drawings were precise, wordless and sublime. His delicate use of color only enhanced his beautiful line work. Damn this Covid!       From the Tehran Times: Cartoonist Kambiz Derambakhsh dies from COVID-19 "Born in Shiraz, Derambakhsh began his professional career by drawing cartoons for Tofiq, Iran’s most popular satirical magazine before the Islamic revolution, when he was only 14. Known for his talent to find obscure themes for his creations, Derambakhsh, worked as a cartoonist, a graphic designer, and an illustrator for over 60 years. Showcases of his cartoons in over 50 solo and 100 group exhibits in Iran and across the world and his cosmopolitan outlook on life in his artworks earned him international recognition. In recognit

Goodbye, Miss Tigs 7-20-21

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In Memoriam: The Pooter --(Tiggy - 2006-2021) Tigs has traveled on her mysterious journey that we all must go one day. Last night, Tigs used what ever energy she had left to visit JD in his bed and made her way to ours for the early morning. She was saying goodbye. Too never hear her thundering purr beside my head again! I am inconsolable! She quietly, peacefully slipped away around 10:30 pm, July 20, 2021. You're forever in my broken heart, sweet girl; Tiggus, Tee-Gars, Tiggus Maximus, la Tigre, Tigs, Tignetia, Pooter, Tiggy Tiggy Tavi, Tigsaronius, Tigglepuss, Tiggly-wiggly, Tigtoes, Tiggtiggy, Tee-Dee, T Bones, Tiggybaby, Tiggy Sweets, Teetee, Tit-tees, Miss T, Miss Tiggy. You were our visiting angel for 15 years. We found you as a tiny kitten in the grass like a frightened bunny. Some worthless, walking waste of the Human species had tossed you and your brother, Hokus, outside, to be rid of you both like unwanted garbage. You weren't! You both were spectacularly special! Yo

The Trump Cult

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The USA Divided: America after Trump

Tree

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I've an idea floating in the soup of my cranium about a mother tree. I've a real problem getting ideas to completion that I will blame on my Asperger's, ADD, whatever we are calling it now. 

Sky over Greensburg, Pa July 3, 2021

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Trump Evening Wear (New Cartoon)

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Trump Evening Wear

Trump's Kool-Aid (New Cartoon)

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Trump's Kool-Aid