Entries by Lance Hansen


CARTOON: Prehistoric Critic

Lacks originality. Today’s cartoon by Lance Hansen.


CARTOON: Quit Quitting

Or loud layoffs? Today’s cartoon by Lance Hansen and Rebecca Clifton.

Best of 2020

The Little Pence

From forbidden asteroids to dinners alone, take a journey with The Little Pence.


CARTOON: The Hoax With The Most

You should have seen the cheery tree. It was so mean to me. Today’s cartoon by Lance Hansen.


CARTOON: There’s a Nap For That

Which nap is right for you? Today’s cartoon by Lance Hansen.


Presidential Portraits

Kim jong ill-fitting suit, The Mandarin orange candidate, Stable genius, and more.


Kid-Lit of the Revolution

“…it turns out, Kim Jong Il —along with dad Kim Il Sung — were prolific children’s book authors. According to fresh research published in The International Review of Korean Studies, each of the dictators wrote books for young people that were equal parts propaganda and parable. It’s not clear whether the youthful Kim Jong Un […]


Reality Shows of the Dictators

PUTIN YOU ON “Smile!  You’re on Candid Comrade!”  The playful side of Vladimir Putin is on full display here in this popular prank show.  Watch as hapless citizens get taken in by such hysterical practical jokes as having their tea spiked with the radionuclide polonium-210!  Hilarity ensues as the dupe’s condition steadily deteriorates until the […]