Unsurprisingly, south of the porous border, a Mexican cartoonist thought the pursuit of liberty a heavy cross to bear, and a Honduran cartoonist drew Uncle Sam oblivious to Latinos' muscular economic contributions. Down Under, where controversies swirl counterclockwise, the per-liter cost of petrol has one Australian cartoonist considering alternative fuels slightly more drastic than switchgrass.
And if the name Jyllands-Posten rings twice familiar, it's the Danish paper that first published the melee-provoking cartoons on the prophet Muhammad last year. For the record, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, shown with his thermonuclear windfall profits, bears absolutely no resemblance to the windfall prophet. — Joel Pett
Joel Pett is the Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist of the Lexington Herald-Leader. His work also appears in USA Today.