Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Let's Not Talk Politics

In 1940, Whitney Darrow, Jr. reminded us, in the pages of the New Yorker, why we should not talk politics. It's seventy-five years later and now—especially now—it's still a good subject to avoid.

Whitney Darrow, Jr., The New Yorker, May 18, 1940, page 17

Whitney Darrow, Jr., The New Yorker, May 18, 1940, page 17

Note:  So, to play it safe, I won't be discussing politics here—all Inauguration week.

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  1. Great drawing and caption, but I'd love to see this drawn by Peter Arno. It looks and sounds like one of his scenes.

    1. Well, I'd love to see just about anything drawn by Peter Arno.