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How 'Doonesbury' Predicted Donald Trump's Presidential Run 29 Years Ago
Michael Cavna, The Washington Post | Doonesbury On Trump | June 27, 2016

A strill down the past three decades of "Doonesbury" can read like a road map to the billionaire's 2016 candidacy...

Dbury On Trump
Andrews McMeel Publishing, PR Newswire | Yuge: 30 Years of Doonesbury on Trump | June 15, 2016

For 30 years Garry Trudeau has been sounding the alarm...

Doonesbury's Garry Trudeau Draws Buttons For Upstate NY Winter Carnival
Alexi McCammond, New York Upstate | Buttons For Saranac Lake Winter Carnival | January 29, 2016

Trudeau's buttons have become an iconic component to the event...

45 Years of Doonesbury: A Letter from Garry Trudeau
Garry Trudeau, LAUGH TRACKS | 45 Years: A Letter From GBT | October 26, 2015

Dear Reader...

Saranac Lake Researchers Continue Fight Against Disease
Ken Picard, Seven Days | Trudeau Institute Continues Fight Against Disease | June 28, 2015

The nonprofit biomedical research facility was founded in 1884 by Dr. Edward Livingston Trudeau (1848-1915) -- great-grandfather of "Doonesbury" cartoonist Garry Trudeau...

The Abuse Of Satire
Garry Trudeau, The Atlantic | The Abuse Of Satire | April 12, 2015

Garry Trudeau on Charlie Hebdo, free-speech fanaticism, and the problem with "punching downward"...

'Doonesbury' Creator Becomes First Cartoonist Ever To Receive George Polk Career Award
Michael Cavna, The Washington Post | Polk Award | February 16, 2015

The 33rd person to garner the honor, but the first cartoonist to do so...

Doonesbury And Pandora
Alan Gardner, The Daily Cartoonist | Dbury & Pandora | February 9, 2015

"We’ve got a lot of press coverage over the years — in print, on screen, etc. The only press hit that materially changed our growth trajectory was Doonesbury"...

'Doonesbury' And The U-Va. Campus-Rape Strip
Michael Cavna, The Washington Post | Campus-Rape Strip | December 30, 2014

Garry Trudeau says that Rolling Stone's 'flaws' didn't change point of Sunday's comic...

Cuba Idea
P.J. Bednarski, MediaPost | Did White House Steal Cuba Idea From 'Alpha House'? | December 19, 2014

President Obama’s announcement that the U.S. would begin to normalize relations with Cuba surprised journalists and the political world Wednesday. But it just could be, somebody in the White House watched the second season of Amazon Fire’s political comedy “Alpha House” and got the idea...