Two Bizarros and two New Yorkers

Fropm the recent comics crop, two Bizarros (one old, one new) and (via Arne Adolfsen) two recent New Yorker cartoons, a Roz Chast and a Tom Cheney,

A Bizarro from 6/2/07:

(#1)

Like various evangelical sects, but with no message.

And very recently:

(#2)

A pun on pronounce / pronouns, plus the actual pronouns.

Then the Chast, with a play on the familiar children’s rhyme:


(#3)

Finally, the Cheney, with a pun on strike:


(#4)

Chast is an old friend in these precincts, but Cheney is, I think, new. From Wikipedia:

Tom Cheney (born 1954) is an American cartoonist. He was born in Norfolk, Virginia and grew up in Saranac Lake, NY, and later in Watertown, New York. A staff cartoonist with The New Yorker, his work has appeared in over 500 publications in the United States and other countries, including National Lampoon, The Harvard Business Review, Mad Magazine, Penthouse, The Wall Street Journal, Punch, Barron’s Magazine, and the “Commies From Mars” comic book series.

One Response to “Two Bizarros and two New Yorkers”

  1. Musical talent decomposed | Arnold Zwicky's Blog Says:

    […] Cheney was last seen on this blog (in “Two Bizarros and two New Yorkers”) on March 26th (where there were some biographical details on […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: