YearlyKos Convention 2006 Keynote Speech by Tom Tomorrow
Tom Tomorrow is the creator of the weekly cartoon of social and political satire, This Modern World. In 1998, he won the first place Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for Cartooning. His new book is Hell in a Handbasket and his blog can be found at www.thismodernworld.com. Video coverage by Link TV.
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Dan Perkins (born April 5, 1961 in Wichita, Kansas), better known by the pen name Tom Tomorrow, is an editorial cartoonist. His award-winning weekly cartoon, This Modern World, a comic strip that comments on current events from a strong liberal populist perspective, appears regularly in approximately 150 papers across the USA and the online magazines Salon.com and Working for Change. The strip debuted in 1990 in SF Weekly. Perkins currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.
When he is not working on projects related to his comic strip, he writes a daily political weblog, also entitled This Modern World