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Quid’s already seeing long, quiet, awkward dinners with Aurora hoo-haws, Adams County oddballs and Arapahoe County stuffed shirts. Quid is unsure who, if anyone, runs DougCo.

Toon in Friday


A look at the world Friday through the eyes of 8 political cartoonists

Toon in Thursday


A look at the world Thursday through the eyes of eight political cartoonists

Aurora Municipal Center.  (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

So what are the chances that state lawmakers will let urban counties hire rather than elect most county leaders? Or how likely is it that Aurora will be encompassed by just one county, or that Aurora will get a majority of seats on the Arapahoe County commission? Two chances: slim and none

Toon in Wednesday


A look a the world Wednesday through the eyes of seven political cartoonists

December 6, 2014

Rush Limbaugh could get away with playing “Barack the Magic Negro” on his show and Glenn Beck could get away with calling Obama a “racist” on his show and Newt Gingrich could get away with saying you can understand Obama “only if you understand Kenyan, anti-colonial behavior.”

Toon in Tuesday


A look at the world Tuesday through the eyes of 8 political cartoonists

A Pakistani girl, who was injured in a Taliban attack in a school, is rushed to a hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. Taliban gunmen stormed a military-run school in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday, killing and wounding scores, officials said, in the highest-profile militant attack to hit the troubled region in months.(AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

Today is about reeling from horror. Today is about rethinking a world that could produce this kind of cold, aching carnage. Today is about 300 children in Peshawar, the northwest Pakistan city that has been plagued by murderous criminals for years now