Despite having taken every wrong turn along the way, Bushranger blindly spurs his mount ever onwards... 13 October, 2005.
Reference Number: DCDL-0000309
The scene shows a cowboy wearing dark glasses but with the unmistakable face of United States President, George Bush, riding a rocking horse which he beats along with huge determination. The body of the rocking horse is made of a large oilcan. In front of the rocking horse is a signpost with the words 'The Middle East' painted on it and a vulture sitting on top of it. Refers to the political shambles that is growing in the Middle East, brought about, in some part, by American greed for oil.
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Garrick Tremain, George Walker Bush, Otago Daily Times (Newspaper), Middle East, Iraq, Iraq War, 2003-, Cowboys, Whips, Presidents - United States and Rocking horses.
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)
Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1123 x 883.. Single art work
Conditions governing access to original: Access to digital object is Not restricted
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=49824). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.