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The Last Word: Week of June 30


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Every week, we’ll post a new cartoon on Watch Sonoma County and invite you to write the caption. Enter the contest by posting your caption below. Vote for your favorite by clicking “thumbs up” or “thumbs down” on each entry.

PD staff will select several winners and publish them every Friday on the Forum page in the Empire News section. Want a shot? Leave your real name and your email address for verification.

The cartoons are drawn by Gary Varvel, who has served as political cartoonist for the Indianapolis Star since 1994.

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44 Responses to “The Last Word: Week of June 30”

  1. Al Cohen says:

    “You can trust me, I’ve always been known to do the right thing.”

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  2. richard smith says:

    This government of yours,with all the freedoms,rights,and reforms…we just throw everybody in reform school!! Ha! Ha!…now that’s funny!

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  3. James Bennett says:

    Your criminal cabal does not own the whole planet, I think it’s time to remind you.

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  4. richard smith says:

    Have you tried taking off shoe and banging table with it?

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  5. Bob Charbonnier says:

    Ya, I talked with him. He asked if I was good at keeping secrets.
    Three guesses what my answer was.

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  6. Maurice Fliess says:

    The boys at the KGB asked me to pass along this message: “Welcome to the club.”

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  7. Jeff Mayo says:

    Understand this Obama..
    I only allow ONE caption per person in the cloud above my head.
    Otherwise I keep Snowden!

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  8. Roger Steinhorst says:

    I heard about your Bart strike, can’t you just call in the Army?

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  9. Rick Baker says:

    Your leading from behind sure has put a bounce in my step.

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  10. Michael Sheehan says:

    You have done well, Comrade, in destroying our old American enemy.

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  11. Mike Shook says:

    You can have Snowden, when you stop reading my emails and recording my phone conversations.

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  12. Mark Bowman says:

    Trade Snowden for John Boehner? No way! Make it Beyonce and you got a deal.

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  13. Paul Phillips says:

    I’m impressed. You bought the illegal votes and the gay votes. Now your party can do what ever they want to this country for years.

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  14. Bob Charbonnier says:

    You want a Super Bowl ring too? Okay, here”s what you do.

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  15. Martha Stiles says:

    The secret to being a good leader is narcissism and not caring what the people think about you.

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  16. Ray Fletcher says:

    OK,I will go on “Dancing with the stars” if I give back Snowden.

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  17. John Felton says:

    “OK, Here is the deal. You get Snowden, I keep the Superbowl ring.”

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  18. Michael Sheehan says:

    Not you again…I was hoping for Dennis Rodman!

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  19. R.C. Kincaid says:

    Ok, Obama. You win. Russia turns over Edward Snowden immediately after we download the files on his laptop.

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  20. Roger Steinhorst says:

    Invading small countries with large militaries is so “old school”. We just let our surrogates do the work for us.

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  21. Harry Brown says:

    How are Michelle and the Girls?

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  22. Harry Brown says:

    You actually sang to Mandella

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  23. WHIMZI says:

    I love the way you’ve remodeled the IRS and DOJ to old Soviet standards – and of course the NSA spying tactics are fantastic!

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  24. Chris Philbrick says:

    I’ll give Snowdon back to you but I’m keeping the Super Bowl ring.

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  25. Bruce MacDougall says:

    When my approval ratings are down, I just wax my chest and get on the horse. Works every time!

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  26. I look at you straight in the eye. I get a sense of your “Soul.”

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  27. “If you believe he is not in Moscow, I’ve got a Gulag to sell you.”

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  28. richard smith says:

    In my country,someone opposes me…gets one way ticket to Siberia!

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  29. richard smith says:

    You teach me how to make pretty speeches…I teach you to ride horse and look manly!

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  30. Chuck Finch - Santa Rosa says:

    No you cant extradite Mr. Snowden but for a price we can arrange for an adoption.

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  31. Roger Steinhorst says:

    Don’t worry, after five days of airport food, Snowden will be eager to leave.

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  32. Dana McKinney says:

    It seems you’ve been given a lemon…
    Can I offer you some lemonade?

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  33. IVAN LEISTER says:

    The deal is,you get Snowden and I get to keep the ring. Right?

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  34. Roger Steinhorst says:

    Snowden is a free man, able to go anywhere he wants except in Russia of course…..

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  35. Al Cohen says:

    ” You know I just got divorced.So I’ll trade you Snowden for Charlize Theron.”

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  36. Bob Canning says:

    I yam tinkink you haff beeger problems den Edvard Snowden. More Americans interested in Kim Kardashian and Kanye Vest baby den national security.

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  37. Mark Bowman says:

    My English is good, but I don’t understand “pretty please with sugar on top.”

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  38. Louise Leck says:

    “Ever hear of the Esc key?”

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  39. Michael Sheehan says:

    If your “lines in the sand” get any more flexible, I’ll have to call you President Gumby.

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  40. Michael Sheehan says:

    Now that same-sex marriage is legal, I can tell you how I really feel.

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  41. Al Cohen says:

    “We’ll send him back, but in trade Iwould like to go to Sarah Palin’s home to actually see if she can see Russia from there.”

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  42. Michael Sheehan says:

    I agree with your tough negotiation terms…you will give up all your nuclear missiles, and I’ll return Robert Kraft’s Super Bowl ring.

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  43. Michael Sheehan says:

    Seriously, Barack, when I call you a “total wuss,” I mean it in the best possible way.

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  44. Al Cohen says:

    “I’ll give him back if you promise to be my Facebook friend.”

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