Newtonion Sketch Club iPad Art

I’ve been thinking about Newton’s 3rd law of physics, that for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction, a law that apparently can be broken, “in certain nonequilibrium (out-of-balance) situations.”

Hey, I think we’re in one of those situations.

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A Gallery of Trump or Trump-Related Illustrations: 2014-2018

Over 50 of my digital (iPad) cartoons, doodles, and photo-mashups about this nightmare, dating back to late 2014:

How ‘bout the time he completely disregarded reporters’ real questions, furnished his own fake question, and proceeded to “answer” it? What a guy!

Heavens to Betsy, deregulate this208F439E-6C45-4984-AAA3-6A29A1C037BB

transubstantiation optical delusion

 

 

 

 

 

No collusion illusionRear view mirrorStupid commentsYou’re on your ownNeed-a-spreadsheetDashboard Warning Lights

 

 

 

 

Pence: Plan B

Absolute Moral Relativity

2018 tax cruiser sedan

Either/or Anymore

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Squatln’ Down

Y’all, I ain’t backin’ down; I’m squatin’ down.

Talk Radio’s Done Enough Damage

Talk Radio’s Done Enough Damage

Steve Bannon PimpleRear View Mirror

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Empty

All Amer Prez

All American President, Sorta’

Hey, that’s my view too!

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ZeroNat'l Lampoon's WhitehouseDestroying Society

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The sleeves are fine. How soon can you let out the pants?

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crap detectorДеконструировать

CONE HIMwrong turn

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cancelation

Fake Quijote

Psycho GerrymanderingBoob Tubealternative customer service

Attention Surplus Syndrome

Soweth Discord

Suits

shit storm

the relativity of eligibility

#tweeterinchiefreal presence fake newspre-existing conditions

Oh Nine! Rep. Joe Wilson (R)

Remember when this sort of crap was rare?

not normal

That First Thanksgiving Dinner

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400lbhackerDumpEyes of the BeholdersOPMIce cream manPractically TacticalGas Baspick a card - any cardMr. Trump, Tear Down This BS

 

 

 

 

Unconventional '16imagewallMilk of MagnesiaLeaving the Seat UpprayerWTF WWFEstablotchmentNo!Checks and Balances?30 friggin' percent

Ms Davis

Wait, what’s she doing here?

roach

Who knows how many are under the fridge? This was my first Trump-specific post, 12/14/15!!

The rest of these are simply related:

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political car sales

Political Car Sales

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cogito ergo spin

Heavens to Betsy: Deregulate this!

I’m just going to say it. These folks are deep-down frightened. They see what’s unfolding, and no matter how hard they slam on the brakes, there’s no stopping the inevitable demographic and economic changes and the corresponding cultural diversification and darkening of our collective pigmentation. Right now all they can do is wall themselves off economically, skim off as much as possible for themselves, take refuge in their own amnesia, and throw it in reverse.

Beer context: Pine and Palm’s Pacific Coast Porter
17th Street Pub
Sketch Club, iPad Pro, Apple Pencil

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Transubstantiation & Optical Delusion

Once in a while I can’t help seeing our current excremental political situation from the standpoint of the opposition. For example, just yesterday I saw a tweet with a link to an actual story about how American evangelicals could overlook this so-called president’s sexual relations with a porn star because he was subsequently ordained by “God” to become POTUS. How could the views be so different?

What explains the perceptual and conceptual polarization? I came up with the following explanation, a variation on an earlier explanation.

The earlier explanation:

Words escape me.

Trumpeffect, GOP, Reload, Overload: A Feeble Update

There’re more below, but let’s start with this image conceived at breakfasttime just minutes ago:

If you have a cognitive periscope, and if it’s sticking up above the surface, then you know this is an endurance test, and we’re over our heads in it! Take the latest mass shooting, for example, and all of the prayers and inactivity associated with it:

Ok, the shit’s been hitting the fan for so long, inspiring “cartoonery,” (wait is that even a word?) on my part so often, that I’ve gotten into the habit of simply posting images on Instagram rather than posting on this illustroblog. So, this post is a collection of images that reflects my take on the last few days of this colossal assault on our country by the barely elected clown and all those who look the other way for one reason or another.

So, then there’s this from a few days again:

While I’m at it, here’s one from early January that was rejected by the New Yorker, my first and only attempt so far. Incidentally, I can understand why it wasn’t accepted; I’ve done better. Still, I have an account, and I’ll give it a try again soon. At any rate, here’s what I had submitted; it accentuates how Trump is caught in the past and incapable of facing the reality that lies before the rest of us, and not just the 30 some percent of the eligible voters who he calls his base, whose view of reality is irreversibly subverted. Ok, the image:

I just want you to know that my first Trump-related post was from way back in December of 2015! The image highlights what we’re only now beginning to comprehend, namely, that Trump is only tip of the iceberg, that behind him is a gaggle of despicable cowards; check it out: https://portfoliolongo.com/2015/12/14/when-you-see-one-on-the-kitchen-floor/

Here’s pretty much how I feel about all this: