I’ve been away for a week, but only because I’ve been doing a few drawings for Election Watch (and winding down from uni).
This is like a B-sides and rarities post. This cartoon was intended to be the launch cartoon for Election Watch (which is the University of Melbourne’s election countdown, analysis and opinion site), but it was still relevant for exactly a day…
As it turns out, Rudd eventually pulled her down and ran over her body to get ahead in the race, and this is the cartoon that ended up being on the site for the launch:
Fun, but probably not as strong as the other one. Oh well, you know what they say about a week in politics: it always sucks and it’s horrible for all concerned. That’s the saying, right?
I also worked on this for Rudd’s cabinet announcement last week: