April 17, 2009

Chet Huntley & David Brinkley, eat your hearts out

Greg Gutfeld watches CNN and MSNBC so you don't have to:

And now, in response, the great Batton Lash does it again:


Posted by Jim Treacher at 07:13 AM

February 27, 2009

Speaking of the great Batton Lash

In light of current events, this one seems worth reposting:

If you enjoyed this cartoon, you're a r-- Well, you know.

That was four months ago.

Told ya so.

Posted by Jim Treacher at 11:09 AM

February 19, 2009

With apologies to ABC, legendary vocalist Jack Sheldon, and my childhood

If you didn't grow up in the '70s watching Schoolhouse Rock on Saturday mornings, first watch this:

Then read this:


After the jump!




For more of the great Batton Lash, go to exhibitapress.com! (And hat tip to Jackie Estrada for the idea!)

Posted by Jim Treacher at 12:06 PM

December 31, 2008

Batton Lash is a nice man and a great cartoonist

Check out his interview over at Tom Spurgeon's Comics Reporter. I am mentioned tangentially.

Posted by Jim Treacher at 08:06 AM

November 10, 2008

From the 52 IQ's to the 49th State


Thanks again to the great Batton Lash! As always, feel free to post this, but please don't hotlink and please include a link to Batton's site, exhibitapress.com.

Posted by Jim Treacher at 10:47 AM

October 30, 2008

Introducing: Li'l Obama!


The great Batton Lash does it again (with a little help from yours truly). After the jump:

If you enjoyed this cartoon, you're a r-- Well, you know.

Previous Batton fun here, here, and here. And check out his fine comicky goodness at exhibitapress.com!

P.S. Feel free to post this on your own blog, but please don't hotlink it.

P.P.S. I totally forgot: Happy Birthday, Batton!

P.P.P.S. "I'm not quite sure if this is just crass or racist or both." Well, it's about Obama's own public statements. So of course it's crass! And it's drawn to resemble him. So of course it's racist!

Posted by Jim Treacher at 12:10 AM

October 28, 2008

Mocking false accusations of racism is racist

The great Batton Lash looks at ATTYNSTSAO (All The Things You're Not Supposed To Say About Obama). The cartoon's a little wider than my blog margins, so it's after the jump:


Check out Batton's site, exhibitapress.com!

Posted by Jim Treacher at 02:34 PM

October 21, 2008

Speaking of Obama's clothes...

The great Batton Lash weighs in on our new friend Joe the Plumber, who had no idea a mere 10 days ago that he'd ever plumb the depths of the media's shamelessness:


If you think there should be a fourth panel where Obama says something to try to stop it, you must know something the rest of us don't.

Previous Batton: Hope!

P.S. If you post this cartoon, please link to Batton's site, exhibitapress.com. He does some cool comics.

Posted by Jim Treacher at 10:51 PM

September 21, 2008

And now, a quick word from a gentleman and a scholar

Hi Jim-

I've been enjoying your blog- - a bloody relief this crazed election season. I especially like your take on those obnoxious "hope" and "change" posters. You've inspired me to share with you the one Hope I'd like to see again!


Batton Lash


Posted by Jim Treacher at 05:58 PM