Posts tagged "Wall Street"

Bazooko’s Circus

Friday, February 5, 2021

Fear And Loathing at the New York Stock Exchange

There’s this notion that, because their gambling takes place inside the New York Stock Exchange instead of a casino or at a horserace, it’s more respectable, but I don’t entirely buy it.

Rescue 9-9-9

Friday, October 28, 2011

Rescue 9-9-9

The title of this cartoon references Herman Cain’s rich-friendly tax “plan,” and Rescue 9-1-1, a popular reality show from the ’80s and ’90s which was about actual emergency response telephone calls, and was hosted by William Shatner…

Fall Street

Saturday, August 13, 2011

God-Man: Year Two Thousand Eleven

I developed this cartoon following the see-sawing stock market earlier in the week. I wanted to do something with the Depression-era cliche of the ruined investor jumping from a building, but since it seemed corporate stocks were bound to weather the debt-ceiling storm better than the average American, I also wanted to show a character symbolizing average Americans bearing most of the burden…