On this day, we celebrate agriculture’s abundance … and the subsidies that determine what is grown. As this cartoon, which is featured in Eat Drink Vote, reminds us, the small farmer is being overshadowed by big agricultural companies that influence how government subsidies are allocated. Here’s a link to the day’s events that have been […]
Hilary Price has been drawing and writing Rhymes With Orange, her daily newspaper comic strip, since 1995. It has won â€œBest Newspaper Panelâ€ three times from the National Cartoonists Society. Her work has also appeared in Parade Magazine, The Funny Times, People and Glamour. When she began drawing Rhymes With Orange, she was the youngest […]
Now you get to be an editor and a cartoonist! For caption contest #2 – Submit a caption for the cartoon shown above. What is this fellow saying? Entries will be accepted until November 17 and the top three entries will then be posted here for visitors to the site to vote on. After all, […]
As Marion Nestle notes in Eat Drink Vote “Food marketers, of course, are in business and always looking for ways to cut costs and increase profits.” Yes, food marketers aim to make products that people want but their ability to stay in business depends on their ability to make a profit. So, profit has to […]
Dave Coverly is the creator so Speed Bump which he describes as “life’s outtakes.” Coverly has won multiple awards for Speed Bump and he was recognized as the 2008 Cartoonist of the Year by the National Cartoonist Society. Early in his career, Coverly was the editorial cartoonist at the Battle Creek Enquirer. Hmmm …. Isn’t […]
Excerpts from Eat Drink Vote are featured in an article on Rodale News titled “The 19 Biggest Food Problems in America.” 22 cartoons are paired with Marion Nestle’s text. The article does a great job at hitting the key points of Eat Drink Vote.