Friday, August 19, 2005

The Julius Streicher of Hartford

Three heils for Bob Englehart!

The Julius Streicher Memorial Award goes to Bob Englehart of the Hartford Courant, for this outstanding example of the spirit, if not the cartoonist style, of the beloved publisher of the late, lamented Der Sturmer.

All Bob needs is a whip, and I can see him striding through the streets of Franconia. Let's all stand up and give Bob a hearty Sieg Heil!

P.S. If you want to send Bob an email of encouragement and thanks, his email address is A brief congratulatory note to the editorial page editor, who put his stamp of approval on the cartoon, is also in order! His name is Bob Schrepf, and he is at