Gary Trudeau — who, as I note in my Canadian Urban Legends FAQ, is of no relation to the Canadian political dynasty — has recently gone around saying that cartoonists should remember to “punch up” not “down” with their silly drawings. He said this in the context of the Charlie Hebdo murders, which while of course terrible etc. etc., also targeted cartoonists who had a habit of being mean to the underclass. Good cartoonists are only mean to the powerful and fortunate.
I drew a helpful guide for Medium.4 Comments; - Discuss on Facebook
Herewith, in my second vlog, I discuss the various categories of relatives, including second cousins and cousins “once-removed.”
Keep the feedback coming and let me know of future topics you’d like to see me engage with. In this early phase of my vlogging career, I am looking to cast a wide a net as possible, and really run the gamut between the serious and superficial, the adult and immature.9 Comments; - Discuss on Facebook