Forum, Mar. 1, 1976

Look at Ourselves and Laugh

To the Editors:

Doonesbury [Feb. 9] is the best thing to come out of Yale since the lock.

Alan Gray

Neptune City, N.J.

Wrong Yale. The lock was named after Linus Yale Jr., who invented it in 1865.

Trudeau's satire enables us to look at ourselves and laugh. Any paper that cuts out Doonesbury cuts out a part of American life.

Mike Murphy


It is refreshing to read a funny political cartoon that hits between the ears instead of below the belt.

Alan Albright

San Antonio

Garry Trudeau's eating habits are...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!