Justin du Coeur (jducoeur) wrote,
Justin du Coeur

The essence of a skilled political comedian is that he understands when to stop being funny...

... and Mark Fiore may be the most skillful political comic I know today. If you haven't seen his work, he's essentially a traditional newspaper cartoonist, but his medium is online Flash animations. This week's piece (thanks to its_just_me for the pointer) expresses the Katrina debacle more clearly than anything else I've seen so far. Not his funniest piece, but one of his more effective...
Tags: mundane politics

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