Month: May 2013

Cartoons and Politics

I love cartoons and comics, and I’m a big fan of Stephen Collins’s work. He does the cartoon in the Saturday Guardian magazine that appears underneath Lucy Mangan’s column, and he’s recently published a book entitled The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil. This week’s cartoon, pasted below, features a voxpop interview with a woman-in-the-street. (I’ve…

Introducing Basil Bun and Petey Pickles

I thought it was time for Basil Bun and Petey Pickles to feature on Aunty Muriel’s Blog, so I’ve put together one or two photographs and placed them alongside a couple of Roy’s lovely cartoons starring these Fabulous Furries. Basil Bun joined us when he was very tiny, but he had already gained something of…