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The Royal Wedding


copyright Liza Donnelly and The New Yorker magazine My alarm went off at 4:30 this morning so I could rise and watch The Royal Wedding. I planned to live-tweet it, with a feed in our local paper The Kingston Freeman, … Continue reading

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Cake Shoving and All That


from When Do They Serve The Wine? Everything and anything will be videotaped, discussed, analyzed, and scrutinized on Friday at the Royal Wedding. Lucky for us peons, we have some choices as to what to record of our wedding day. … Continue reading

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Marriage Season


from When Do They Serve The Wine? It’s getting to be Marriage Season. Magazines erupt on the newsstand telling us how to get married. Newspapers feature happy unions. Invites flood the mailbox. Wedding websites pop up. It’s exhausting, and expensive. … Continue reading

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What’s in a Marriage?


In honor of The Wedding at the end of the week–the one across the pond– I am going to post marriage and wedding cartoons all this week. I’ve done a lot, frankly. Why go searching for ideas when there is … Continue reading

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Media Marriage Circus


The above cartoon was printed in The New Yorker a few years ago.  I find myself doing a lot of marriage cartoons, at least one a month. It’s a great cliche, the whole institution.  And now, whether you like it … Continue reading

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