Speaking of political cartoons, Cul de Sac creator Richard Thompson created this depiction of President-elect Barack Obama for the new issue of The New Yorker. You can read the article here.
In addition to his illustrations for The Washington Post, The New Yorker, National Geographic and other publications, Richard Thompson writes and illustrates the Universal Press daily, Cul de Sac. The feature appears in 200 papers and was a nominee for the 2008 National Cartoonist Society's Best Comic Strip honors. The first Cul de Sac collection, which came out this September, features a warm introduction from Bill Watterson.
If you haven't been reading Cul de Sac, you'll want to start in time to see how this situation plays out:
I guarantee you it will be interesting.