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Liberal anxiety? Not for Doonesbury

Post by David Seago on Oct. 31, 2008 at 5:24 pm |
October 31, 2008 5:24 pm

Liberals all around the country are flocking to therapists to ease their fears that the polls will all be wrong and the next president will be named McCain.

So reports The New York Times, with only a slight hint of tongue in cheek. Self-medication with good Scotch would be less expensive and about as useful, if you ask me.

Anyhow, Garry Trudeau, author of the Doonesbury comic strip, is saying the hell with it. His strip for Nov. 5 assumes an Obama victory. (Update: Having a West Coast time advantage over East Coast newspapers, the TNT has a Doonesbury “re-run” handy just in case.)

He explains in this interview.

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