published Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

What if Romney had won? Editorial cartoonist Clay Bennett was prepared

What if Mitt Romney had won the election?

Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist Clay Bennett prepared a cartoon for either outcome of the 2012 presidential election.

Here's the Romney cartoon:

See today's Obama cartoon here.

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DOCJGH said...

I would have been under my desk as well. Frightening thought! But part of the nightmare did come true: the GOP is still in control of the House and girding from gridlock and sending the US over the edge.

November 7, 2012 at 1:33 p.m.
dao1980 said...

Good stuff Clay, don't let the wingnut psychos get ya down, cuz they're sure gonna try.

November 7, 2012 at 1:45 p.m.
NGAdad said...

excellent that it did not transpire in that fashion!

November 7, 2012 at 1:51 p.m.

I'd have been looking for the portal back to the real universe.

Either that or pinching myself to wake up from the nightmare.

November 7, 2012 at 2:02 p.m.
canarysong said...

Too funny! When Dems lose they sink into a deep depression and then try to analyze where they went wrong. When TEApublicans lose they riot and claim that there must have been fraud. A little self-analysis would serve the GOP well if they wish their party to survive.

November 7, 2012 at 2:16 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

canarysong: Don't be a moron. Who's rioting?

November 7, 2012 at 2:35 p.m.
jesse said...

That's hilarious!

Maybe Clays imagination works better when hes SCARED!! LOL

Jack,i think canarysong takes HEROWNSELF very seriously!

November 7, 2012 at 2:36 p.m.
Facts said...

Clay's got the sense of humor.He should recycle this one since that will be all who are employed as taxes increase next year.

November 7, 2012 at 5:27 p.m.

You would prefer that we have massive tax cuts that Romney wanted instead?

Or whatever he called his shell game that somehow cut rates, eliminated deductions, kept revenue stable, and eliminated the deficit?

November 7, 2012 at 5:34 p.m.
d2edwards said...

I am so glad this was not today's cartoon. I would have skipped anger and gone straight to numb if Romney had been elected. Can you imagine having to wait months to find out which of Romneys lies were true?... I am disappointed the outcome was not a more decisive. It is scary that so many voters cannot make well informed decisions and vote as prompted by the Ann Rand capitalism-is-better-than-democracy opinion shaping cable network... I had to peak - the expressions on the Fox anchors faces late last night was priceless!

November 7, 2012 at 5:36 p.m.
lkeithlu said...

I love it! Way to go Clay Bennett!

November 7, 2012 at 6:20 p.m.
moonpie said...

That is just way too funny.....

November 7, 2012 at 7:02 p.m.
Anklejive said...

@Jack_Dennis, Ole Miss students for one example. But the howls and intellectually dishonest reasoning from Republibaggers are being heard from sea to shining sea.

November 10, 2012 at 1:10 p.m.
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