We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
Re graphic images, the picture that has been up on Drudge for a day or so, of Laughing Nancy, Red Jim McDermott, and some unnamed Saturninity, has SO much in common with these paintings (which you will not believe can be so technically good and emotionally diseased at the same time) are by some artist in North Korea and were recently helpfully uploaded to the internet by a Putin Youth organization: