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Pogo Makes Fun of Joe McCarthy

From the November 5, 1951 Pogo comic strip Sarcophagus Macabre proclaims “Exactly! It’s these things we don’t understand that are dangerous!” One of the bats, a member of the vigilante committee answers: “By the same token I’m goin’ out an’ … Continue reading

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Pogo and McCarthyism

A while back I began reading two pages of Pogo and two of Ogden Nash to start my mornings off with a giggle. I have just finished the first volume of Pogo, there are eleven more to come. The Charleston … Continue reading

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