Popular opinion is that President Obama lost the first presidential debate to Mitt Romney. Not his finest 90 minutes. The fact checkers know that Mitt switched many of his prior positions (OK, he lied) — so that was even more reason that the President could have delivered a few blows. The truth would have hurt.
The art editorial below is from the archives; it was drawn when the GOP took over Congress during the midterm elections. It is still quite appropriate just now…
For the next debate, perhaps President Obama will take Charles Atlas’ advice and bulk-up.
Art-itorial by Barbara Broido. Visit Barbara’s Doodle Blog for more of her art, design work and socio-political commentary.