The exhibit is divided into six sections--World War H, Red Scare, Cold War, Vietnam War, Nixon, and Middle East--with each section including two cartoons by Herblock
and three by his contemporaries.
And most significantly, the sponsor probably hired a lobbyist, not necessarily the fat cat, cigar-smoking, hundred dollar bills hanging from his pockets kind, made famous by Herblock
, but highly knowledgeable Washingtonians, often with a background on the Hill, who know whom to approach and how.
Here the reader will find first the complete text of the Constitution; secondly, a phrase-by-phrase explanation of the intention and history of the document complete with vocabulary in the side margin; and thirdly, inset pictures and quotations across more than 200 years of reaction and commentary ranging from Benjamin Franklin to Charlton Heston, from John Marshall to Sandra Day O'Connor, from Herblock
My late and much loved friend, the cartoonist Herblock
, wrote me that he had the same experience and was similarly mystified.
Tom Toles has been hired to succeed Herblock
as editorial cartoonist of the Washington Post.
Jane Greer, Peter Maas, Diana Golden Brosnihan, Carolyn Spector, Troy Donahue, Jimmy Jones, Hank Sauer, Pauline Kael, Justin Wilson, Heywood Hale Broun, Dorothy McCully, Nan Watson, Nguyen Van Thieu, Helen Loomis, Marge Mulligan, Herblock
, Herbert Ross, Dagmar, Lord Halisham, Ann Torvinen, Jay Livingston, Etta Jones, Art Skipper, Mary "Mazzi" Blaquiere, Ferris Fain, Doug Orme, Tom Cheney, Linda Smith, Arnold Soderwall, Bob Larsen, Marjorie Holman, Dr.
On March 16, The Washington Post's Herblock
summarized NTP in one panel.
The 1990s have become what cartoonist Herblock
calls the age of "pushdown politics.
And an old friend produced an incisive but genial self-portrait, Herblock
I even received the dubious honor of appearing in several Herblock
and Oliphant cartoons.
award is a tribute to Herbert Block, the longtime Washington Post editorial cartoonist and TNG member of 67 years.
Award-winning filmmaker Errol Morris, former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich, HERBLOCK
producer George Stevens Jr.