Detroit cartoonist draws 'Charlie Hebdo' tribute

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Following the news this morning that 12 are dead in Paris after terrorists attacked the offices of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, Detroit cartoonist Doug Dearth posted this tribute on his Facebook page. A contributor to satirical magazines Fun and Orbit, Dearth drew their' mascots Winky and Orby wearing berets and bowing their heads in mourning, with the accompanying caption "We are all French satirical magazines today."

Thanks to Robert St. Mary, who has been working on an Orbit anthology, for the tip. 

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Lee DeVito

Leyland "Lee" DeVito grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, where he read Metro Times religiously due to teenaged-induced boredom. He became a contributing writer for Metro Times in 2009, and Editor in Chief in 2016. In addition to writing, he also supplies occasional illustrations. His writing has been published...
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