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Hatemail: Going above and beyond


I received this in the mail today. I give it an A for effort. There was no return address or name - just these three clippings. I suspect it's the same nameless wonder who calls to yell at me about once a week.

There are 2 things that strike me as odd with this. First, the reader didn't even care to scribble on my OWN cartoons to insult me (maybe he/she thought my work isn't good enough to deface). Using photos and a cartoon from the talented Nick Anderson gets bonus points for creativity. Second, the reader seems to call both Clinton AND Obama the "Antichrist." But isn't there only one Antichrist?? After extensive investigation on the internet (very reliable), I found that there is supposed many antichrists. Go figure.

Oh well, I will conclude with an example of the typical ho-hum hatemail I am used to. It's a response to my cartoon on Romney hiding his tax returns:


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About Adam Zyglis

Adam Zyglis

Adam Zyglis

His cartoons are internationally syndicated and have appeared in many publications around the world, including The Washington Post, USA Today and The New York Times. In 2013 he won the Clifford K. and James T. Berryman Award, given by the National Press Foundation. He also won a National Headliner Award for his work in both 2007 and 2011.