It is often a bit of uneasy truth that spices up the best editorial cartoons.
Here are a few cartoons that capture the spirit and sentiment underlying our economy and markets.
Belt-tightening and under-employment are a focus when Cupid needs a pawnshop or gets laid-off.
And it is tough to fix the structural issues when politics become more important than progress.
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