Sign of the season

Sign of the season

As predicted, the rate of new COVID-19 cases is spiking with the arrival of autumn. Folks are shifting to indoor environments where they are closer to each other. Lackawanna County is the unfortunate regional leader in this regard.
Drawing flies

Drawing flies

The world’s most-famous fly made headlines (and cartoonists’ jobs easier) when it landed on Vice-president Mike Pence’s snowy-white hairdo of during his debate with Sen. Kamala Harris. Pence appears not to have noticed the photobombing insect, but no...
Safety first?

Safety first?

The annual Rod of Iron Freedom Festival in rural Pike County is expected to draw a record crowd this weekend. Officials for the pro-gun and pro-Trump event say they plan to hand out masks (but not require they be worn) and encourage social distancing (but ignore the...
Politically distanced

Politically distanced

Poll after poll shows Trump’s support is slipping, with Biden taking the lead in many of Trump’s must-win swing states. Even the Republican-friendly polling outfit Rasmussen Reports paints a bleak picture for the incumbent.