"We know you're there climate change, come out with your hands up..." 24 September, 2005.
Reference Number: DCDL-0000228
The scene shows united States President George Bush bawling through a loud hailer at the Gulf Coast which has been hit recently, by first Hurricane Katrina and then Hurricane Rita. He is taking cover behind a military vehicle and is being supported by a militiaman with a large gun. George Bush is trying to scare 'Climate change' which is probably responsible for the hurricanes in the same way as he tries to scare terrorism. He endeavours to turn these rather abstract entities into something less abstract that he feels he can threaten. The cartoon is a comment on George Bush's inadequate way of dealing with reality.
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to George Walker Bush, Thomas Scott, The Dominion Post (Newspaper), United States, Hurricane Katrina, 2005 and Hurricane Rita, 2005.
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published from 27 July 2005 onwards in the Dominion Post. Includes a selection of digital cartoons from 2003-], Reference Number DC-Group-0025 (778 digitised items)
Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 2522 x 1790. Single art work
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