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Posted at 9:00 AM ET, 05/25/2009

In the Lines of Duty: A Cartoon Tribute for Memorial Day

By The Reliable Source

Sometimes it takes a current war to remind some of us to fully honor and appreciate the fallen Americans from every war.

Thankfully, in newspapers 'cross the land, platoons of cartoonists pause to remind us, too, why we pay tribute on Memorial Day.

Comic Riffs now steps aside to let this small gallery of cartoons salute these veterans with deep gratitude:

'CHRIS BRITT' (courtesy of

'JOHN COLE' (courtesy of

'MICHAEL RAMIREZ' (courtesy of

'RANDY BISH' (courtesy of

'RICK McKEE' (courtesy of

'PRICKLY CITY' (UPS)Enlarge Image

By The Reliable Source  | May 25, 2009; 9:00 AM ET
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You forgot the "tribute" from the one military comic, Beetle Bailey, which involves toilet cleaning. Nice move, Mort Walker--you're a class act.

Posted by: ltwd | May 25, 2009 10:15 AM | Report abuse

Maybe you didn't notice the last two installments of Prickly City...

Posted by: pltrgyst | May 25, 2009 10:46 PM | Report abuse

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