Some news stories are rather more telling than others.
Gary B. Trudeau’s classic comics Doonesbury, has recently had a series about Iraqi Christian refugees. A rather clueless Fox News correspondent covers the story of an Assyrian family who were unable to live longer in Iraq, like so many tens of thousands - or more.
Read a comment about it here, with a few select comic strips.
Trudeau has again managed to find a rather different angle than traditional American news coverage, even if places like Christianity Today have been doing it for years.
Hopefully both Obama and McCain enjoys political comics more than they do the present presidential politics.
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