The Cartoon Lounge

5 seasons, 80 episodes

Emma Allen on New Yorker cartoons.

Season Five

Humor

Emma and Colin deliver chills and thrills in the form of Halloween-themed cartoons and ill-advised costumes of yore.

Humor

The cartoonist joins Emma and Colin to discuss her process, and how to be civil in the big city.

Humor

Emma and Colin peruse cartoons about the oft-overlooked and underfoot vermin of New York.

Humor

A precocious expert tutors Emma and Colin in the finer points of heading back to class.

Humor

In which Emma and Colin get new digs and stare directly into the sun.

Humor

In this week’s episode, Emma and Colin discuss some of our latest newsy cartoons.

Humor

As New York’s subways become increasingly unreliable, Emma and Colin explore alternative transportation.

Humor

In this episode, Emma and the cartoonist Emily Flake talk about motherhood and their fear of puka-shell necklaces.

Culture

Emma and Colin kick off the summer by cooking up some cartoons.

Culture

Emma and Colin call on cartoonist Jason Adam Katzenstein for a tattoo consultation.

Culture

The comedian swings by to get feedback on his first forays into gag cartooning.

Culture

In this episode, Emma Allen, the new cartoon editor at The New Yorker, and Colin Stokes, the new associate cartoon editor, play baseball.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff considers the role of clichés in cartooning, looking back at familiar tropes such as stampeding lemmings and the Grim Reaper.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff and the associate cartoon editor, Colin Stokes, spend quality time with Percival the plant, and look at vegetation-themed cartoons.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff and The New Yorker’s newly anointed associate cartoon editor, Colin Stokes, review celebrity submissions to the caption contest.

Humor

In this episode, Bob Mankoff and his assistant, Colin Stokes, cast their predictions for the 2017 Academy Awards.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff prepares for Valentine’s Day and looks at romance-themed cartoons.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff studies the Presidential oath of office and looks at Inauguration-themed cartoons.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff receives a gift and looks at holiday-themed cartoons with his assistant, Colin Stokes.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff plays table tennis with a robot and looks at Ping-Pong cartoons from the magazine.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff shoots hoops and looks at basketball-themed cartoons from the magazine.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff and his assistant, Colin Stokes, look at election-themed cartoons.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff and his assistant, Colin Stokes, leaf through fall-themed cartoons.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff and his assistant, Colin Stokes, look at a unique piece of political fan mail.

Culture

In this episode, Bob Mankoff pays a hokey homage to his misspent years in the classroom.

Culture

This week Bob Mankoff and his assistant, Colin Stokes, take a spin in a self-driving car.

Culture

This week the New Yorker softball team takes on Vice, and Bob Mankoff looks back on the work of the cartoonist Michael Crawford.

Culture

This week, Bob Mankoff takes a staycation and discusses the perils of vacationing with his assistant, Colin Stokes.