A lot of people have the wrong idea about political cartooning. They see it as an extension of the comics — only about, you know, real stuff.
Nothing could be further from the truth. Sure, editorial cartoons can serve a function of making people laugh, but they also inform, inspire or repulse — all in the name of offering an opinion. This one today by Cam Cardow of Ottawa is in the best tradition of political cartooning. A strong message about war.