What Am I Doing Here? Existential absurdist cartoons from the 1940s


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My personal fav.


It’s like a collaboration between Charles Addams, Dr Seuss, Werner Herzog, and David Lynch.


How nice to know I’m not the only one to feel this way. And by “nice” I mean “disconcerting”.


I’d say this one is pretty… suggestive.


I’ve been looking for this book for over 40 years! It was in my dad’s library when I was a kid and I loved it – long before I could read. I didn’t know the title or artist 'til your post and you can imagine what it was like trying to describe it to used booksellers.



The third through fifth pictures represent voting for Trump, third party, and Clinton respectively


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