Letter: Hoping Buncombe Republicans provide new material for Molton

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Like many, I delight in the talents of Mountain Xpress cartoonist Randy Molton. Though he’s hopelessly habituated to the tired refrains of progressive-liberal-socialism, his work remains fun and fresh.

Going forward, it’s my hope the 45,000 Republicans in Buncombe County will be working extra hard to give him lots of new material.

— Carl Mumpower
Asheville

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7 thoughts on “Letter: Hoping Buncombe Republicans provide new material for Molton

  1. bsummers

    Hoping Buncombe Republicans provide new material for Molton

    I don’t think that’s going to be a problem, Carl.

  2. Big Al

    Molton consistently has to explain the meaning of his cartoons in the text. His drawings are middle-school quality. He is bereft of imagination or talent . Mountain Xpress must be truly desperate to keep him on as long as they have and whatever they are paying him is money flushed down the toilet.

  3. Deplorable Infidel

    It’s usually a challenge to try and ascertain meaning for many of his cartoons…but at least it’s a creative job. What do cartoons like this pay per submission and print cycle ?

  4. bsummers

    I like Carl, but I have to say that this is a really peculiar letter, voicing hope that your party will continue to do things that are worthy of being mocked. Is this some sort of weird psy-ops warfare thing-a-ma-jig?

  5. Peter Robbins

    How about a cartoon tying together city electoral districts, warmer weather and someone getting out his flip-flops?

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