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(Updated on 09/07/2016)



 

 

North VS South - The unequal distribution of wealth (cartoon) : http://0z.fr/fdOLK
Enregistrements faits par l'assistante de Philippe Hattais (Ac. Créteil) ainsi que ses notes
(englishdaybyday.net)

 

 


Cartoon: Taxes and Gravity
BACKGROUND  + THE CARTOON + MORE TAX AVOIDANCE CARTOONS + Related articles
(englishblog.com)

 


Cartoon: Russian Money Laundering
"This cartoon by Chapatte from the International Herald Tribune relates to the Cyprus banking crisis (see Tuesday's Mac cartoon for more on this)."

+ BACKGROUND + THE CARTOON + EXPLANATION + VOCABULARY + + RELATED ARTICLES
(englishblog.com)

 

 

Cartoon: Money Down The Drain
"In this cartoon from The Independent by Dave Brown, banknotes bearing the Queen's head are being washed down the drain."
+ COMMENTARY + LANGUAGE + NOTE + MORE JUBILEE CARTOONS
(englishblog.com)

 

Cruise Ship Catastrophe Cartoons
"Daryl Cagle's Professional Cartoonists Index 
has a collection of cartoons
on the Italian cruise ship disaster, for which
the ship's captain is being blamed.
Several of the cartoonists use the accident as
an excuse to comment on the political situation
in the USA or in Europe..."

(englishblog.com)

Cartoon: The Eurozone Whirlpool
"In this cartoon from The Independent,
Schrank uses a visual metaphor
for the  eurozone debt crisis.
EU leaders are portrayed
as ducks being sucked
into a eurozone whirlpool..."

+ COMMENT + LINKS
(englishblog.com)

 

Cartoon: Paddling His Own Canoe
"This cartoon by Dave Brown from 
The Independent is based on the painting
 Canoe in the Rapids
  by 19th century American landscape painter 
Winslow Homer..."
+ EXPLANATION + IDIOM + LINKS
(englishblog.com)

 

 

Cartoon: Cameron's
Eurosceptic Babies

"This cartoon by Dave Brown from 
The Independent combines
two UK news stories:
the launch of the Give a Child a Home campaign, which calls on more members
of the public to come forward as adopters
and foster parents,
and David Cameron's ongoing battle
with Eurosceptic Conservative MPs
..."

+ COMMENTARY + LINKS
+ LANGUAGE

(englishblog.com)

 

 

Cartoon: Contagion
"This cartoon by Patrick Blower
from The Telegraph is a spoof
of the poster for the movie Contagion,
a medical thriller which follows the rapid progress of a lethal airborne virus
that kills within days..." 

+ COMMENTS + LINKS
(englishblog.com)

 

 

Cartoon: Achilles' Greek Heel
"In this cartoon from The Observer,
Chris Riddell suggests that Greece
is the EU's Achilles' heel..."

VOCABULARY + INTERPRETATION
+ PRONUNCIATION + LINKS
(englishblog.com)

 

 

Cartoon: The Eurozone Job
" This cartoon by Schrank from
The Independent is inspired by the ending
of the classic sixties heist movie  
The Italian Job
,
in which a coach is left dangling over
a precipice."
+ COMMENTARY + LINKS

(englishblog.com)

 

Scary Stock Market - Cartoons
(cagle.com)

 

Cartoon: Euro in Intensive Care
"In this cartoon
from The Daily Express Paul Thomas
uses a medical metaphor to comment
on the crisis facing the European
Single Currency
, aka, the  euro..."
+ COMMENTARY
+ VOCABULARY + LINKS

(jeffreyhill.typepad.com)

 

 

We're here!

 

 

My wallet!
(msnbc.msn.com)

 

The Sick Man of Euro
"This cartoon by Paul Thomas from
The Daily Express relates to parlous
condition of the euro
 following the
bailouts of Greece and Ireland, and
predictions that Spain and Portugal
will be the next countries
to need rescuing
."

- with an explanation
(jeffreyhill.typepad.com)

 

Offshore tax cheats and IRS
(cagle.com)

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
"is the United States federal
government
agency that collects taxes
and enforces the internal revenue laws."

(Wikipedia)

 

 

Great news!
(pauljorion.com)

 

 

Bailout
(blackcommentator.com)

 

 

Black market
(cartoonstock.com)

 

The kidney shape was a cool idea.
(cartoonstock.com)

 

 

Money, I'm home!
(bp1.blogger.com)

 


Garage or Garbage ?

(cartoonstock.com)

 


Money :
a cartoon