Archive for 7 janvier 2015

cartoon satire for dummies [from Charlie]

Posted in Books, pictures with tags , , , , , , , , on January 7, 2018 by xi'an

On the very day 12 persons were killed at the Charlie Hebdo offices in 2013, I found it worth reposting a cartoon (en anglais!) from Luz attempting to explain why political satire has to go “too far” to expose dysfunctions in societies, invasions of creeds and the irrational, hypocritical double-talk from governments, and whatever other ideas it aims at criticising. 

wading thru fog [jatp]

Posted in pictures, Running, Travel with tags , , , , , , , , on December 30, 2016 by xi'an

Charlie Hebdo [in memoriam]

Posted in Books with tags , , on January 7, 2016 by xi'an