Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post]

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2003-2019
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Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Dominion post (Newspaper); Fairfax New Zealand Limited
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Cartoons by Tom Scott about New Zealand and international political and social issues. Most cartoons in the collection were published after July 2005, with a selection of digital cartoons from 2003.

Part of the NZ Cartoon Archive

Tom Scott was born 1947 in England, and migrated to New Zealand with his family. He graduated from Massey University in 1972, and began as a political correspondent for the New Zealand Listener in 1973, illustrating his articles with cartoons. From 1984-1987 he worked for the Auckland Star before becoming the editorial cartoonist for the Evening Post (later the Dominion Post). From May 2018, his cartoons appeared in each of the Stuff-owned major dailies (Evening Post, Press and Southland Times). In addition to his cartooning and journalism, he is a non-fiction writer and playwright. He has also produced documentaries, television programmes, and feature films. Tom Scott retired from cartooning for the Dominion Post in March 2019.

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The late Martin Crowe told his protégé, Ross Taylor, that if he saw a butterfly while at the crease it would be him.
Date: 13 December 2017 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Dominion post (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0037753 Description: Depicts Ross Taylor playing cricket with a crow on his shoulder. The crow tells Taylor "I'll also turn into a hawk when you're on 99 and watch every ball for...
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :Meanwhile back in Iraq... Dominion Post. 14 July 2005.
Date: 2005 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] Ref: DX-025-160 Description: The scene is a village somewhere in Iraq; all that is left is smoking rubble. Two US marines discuss whether the number of dead is worth reporting. A comment...
"Indoor bowls combined with housework... How did this become an Olympic sport?" 20 February 2010
Date: 2010 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] Ref: DCDL-0013754 Description: The cartoon shows people furiously sweeping the ice as the compete in a curling competition at the Winter Olympics. A commentator wonders how indoor bowls co...
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :'Sure yo'all cool with this JK?' 27 May
Date: 2012 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] By: Dominion post (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0020602 Description: Shows US President Obama in a sumptuous bed and Prime Minister John Key in a little bed at its foot. Context: at the Nuclear Security Summit held in Seoul, ...
Anti-government demonstrations in Egypt. 1 February 2011
Date: 2011 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] Ref: DCDL-0016975 Description: The cartoon shows the great sphinx sculpture against a background of a pyramid and burning buildings; in the foreground is a huge crowd of protesters. Someon...
Scott, Thomas, 1947-:Don't you hate it when the Aussies are dressed like this? Dominion Post, 20 November 2004.
Date: 2004 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] Ref: DX-025-060 Description: Two New Zealand batsmen come onto the pitch as an australian player, who is dressed as a butcher and has his knife out, towers above them and makes bleating ...
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :'Clean up? What's the point? The world ends today...' 13 December 2012
Date: 2012 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] By: Dominion post (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0023666 Description: Shows a child in a very messy room, saying, 'Clean up? What's the point? The world ends today' Refers to the end of the 5,172-year Mayan long calendar on 21 ...
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :"We have a duty to ensure that sport is fair. Sport must be fair..." ... 17 August 2012
Date: 2012 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] By: Dominion post (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0022642 Description: Shows Sports Minister Murray McCully making a speech about ensuring fairness in sport. A reporter asks him if we have a duty to ensure life is fair. McCully ...
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :'We're not ashamed of our leader.' 28 October 2011
Date: 2011 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] By: Dominion post (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0019342 Description: Cartoon shows a man pointing at a billboard that shows Labour leader Phil Goff with his eyes blanked out. The man says 'We're not ashamed of our leader. We m...
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :Lance Armstrong has never tested positive for drugs... 13 October 2012
Date: 2012 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] By: Dominion post (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0023146 Description: Shows cyclist Lance Armstrong. Context: Lance Armstrong was at the heart of the biggest doping conspiracy in sports history when he won the Tour de France s...