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I had a strong urge to do old-fashioned pen and ink when I drew this one, so no color this week. I don't know whether I'll stick with it or go back to color or a hybrid version next week.

There is talk among analysts that Bush may not have the mandate he thought he had immediately after the election. Evidence of this lies in his inability to gain traction with his Social Security privatization plan which some are calling a quagmire. Maybe Weez should have put up the sign "Swamp Social Security" a bit earlier.