Test Drive

By Ray Lesser

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I have many fond memories of my 11-year-old mini-van, like the time we dragged our then-teenagers 2,000 miles across the country to the parking lot of the Grand Canyon, and they refused to get out and walk the last 25 yards to look over the edge. But lately I’ve been visiting car dealerships, test-driving potential Read More

What Our Readers Say

Our subscribers have a lot to say about why they love Funny Times. Here are a few of their testimonials. Love Funny Times, too?  Tell us what you think!     “All of the people on our gift subscription list are pretty much conservative right wingers like us. We just get a big kick out Read More

Funny Times September 2010 Issue

September 2010

Contents of the September 2010 issue of The Funny Times, America’s Cartoon Satire and Humor Newspaper. A funny look at Travel . Shopping . Cars . Back to School . Harvey Pekar . Planet Proctor . Superstition . Work and more!

Funny Times January 2014 Issue

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Buy This Issue! Cartoons about: New Year’s . Science . Fame . Obamacare . and more Cartoons by: Isabella Bannerman, Bizarro, Harry Bliss, Ruben Bolling, Matt Bors, Tom Cheney, Dave Coverly, Roy Delgado, Derf, Tim Eagan, Bob Eckstein, Randy Glasbergen, Martha Gradisher, David Horsey, George Jartos, Keith Knight, Mary Lawton, Tim Lockley, Chris Monroe, Steve Read More

CLEARANCE! Sunday in the Park T-Shirt

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CLEARANCE! Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Matt Wuerker’s modernization of Seurat’s suburban Sunday. A conversion from pointillism to pixilation right off the cover of the Funny Times! Rich, beautiful multi-color graphic on white shirt. Limited sizes available.

A Few of Our Favorite Things: Writer, Cartoonist and Contributor Links

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A great way to introduce you to The Funny Times is to introduce you to some of our writers and cartoonists. Please do your part to support our wonderful contributors by giving them money, food or your appreciation. Kirk Anderson’s Homepage – Cartoonist and illustrator has loaded a Banana Republic archive and offers Molotov Comics merchandise. Read More

About The Funny Times Staff

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   Sue Wolpert I live in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. My front yard is a big garden. I moved the garden from the back yard when all of the sun back there was lost to the shade of growing trees. For several years I imagined moving the garden to the front, and then one fall I Read More

Funny Times: How It All Began

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Raymond Lesser: People always ask me, “Oh, how did you start the Funny Times?” It’s just a throwaway question for most people. A little conversation starter while we’re having a drink at a party. But I always think, “It could easily take all night to answer that question.” I’ll make some sort of reasonably brief Read More

Funny Times November 2010 Issue

November 2010

Contents of the November 2010 issue of The Funny Times, America’s Cartoon Satire and Humor Newspaper. A funny look at Men & Women . Kids . Family . Surgery & Science . Afghanistan . Social Network . Politics . Autumn . Neighbors . Cars . Tea Party Comics . Philosophy and more!

Funny Times September 2010 Issue

September 2010

Contents of the September 2010 issue of The Funny Times, America’s Cartoon Satire and Humor Newspaper. A funny look at Travel . Shopping . Cars . Back to School . Harvey Pekar . Planet Proctor . Superstition . Work and more!

Funny Times December 2014 Issue

December 2014 Issue Cover

Buy This Issue! Cartoons about: Holidays . Relationships . Dentists . Obesity . and more Cartoons by: Isabella Bannerman, Lynda Barry, Clay Bennett, Bizarro, Harry Bliss, Matt Bors, Martin Bucella, Jon Carter, Tom Cheney, Dave Coverly, J.C. Duffy, Bob Eckstein, Samuel Ferri, Randy Glasbergen, Martha Gradisher, Jeff Hobbs, Nicole Hollander, David Horsey, George Jartos, Ham Read More

Funny Times November 2010 Issue

November 2010

Contents of the November 2010 issue of The Funny Times, America’s Cartoon Satire and Humor Newspaper. A funny look at Men & Women . Kids . Family . Surgery & Science . Afghanistan . Social Network . Politics . Autumn . Neighbors . Cars . Tea Party Comics . Philosophy and more!

To Afghanistan & Back – Funny Times Interviews Ted Rall and Matt Bors

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From the November 2010 Issue of Funny Times. In August, three cartoonists embarked on a month-long journey to Afghanistan, the frontlines of an American military/industrial/political quagmire, to gather an alternate and uncensored view of what the hell is really going on. Regular Funny Times contributors Ted Rall and Matt Bors, along with Steven Cloud, traveled as Read More

Where To Get The Good Stuff

By Ray Lesser

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There are a million places to get something that’s mass-produced, amalgamated, made in China by child slaves or prisoners, and will either break the third time you use it, or kill your dog, or your hamster, or you, if you make the mistake of holding it too close to your nose.

Genius Ideas

By Ray Lesser

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Ever since the 16th century, when a baby being born becomes stuck, the state-of-the-art tool to aid in its delivery has been the forceps. These giant pliers (probably based originally on coal tongs) are used to squeeze both sides of the infant’s head and yank or twist them out. The problem with this method is Read More