Good and bad news at the Games
The Olympics has presented a problem for hard-bitten, cynical cartoonists, because it has turned out to be something of a Good News Story.
We’ve been keeping an eye on the very latest Olympics cartoons – as well as presenting the Personal Bests exhibition from the Shrewsbury Cartoon Festival – and present a round-up here. Be warned though, some of this is very much #NSFW. Or, to use the old parlance, a bit rude in places.
So while the cartoons in the run-up to the Games were a touch cynical …
And, er, very cynical … [Is this is the #NSFW bit? – Ed]
… as the Games got under way, they became a bit more positive.
Most of the cartoons seen here are by Procartoonists.org members. Don’t forget to check out the Procartoonists.org portfolios.
And while we are considering post-event reaction and interviews …