©2015 Chappatte, distributed by Globe Cartoon. More cartoons on Chappatte’s web site. Geneva-based Patrick Chappatte works for the International New York Times, for Geneva newspaper Le Temps, and for NZZ am Sonntag. All cartoons reproduced with permission.
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The Geneva Lake Parade starts at 16:00 Saturday 4 July, with no shortage of sunshine, and plenty of heat. Police in the city are warning party-goers to be careful because of the heat – drink plenty of water and pay attention to the kind of excesses that lead to dehydration. Geneva is […]
Borschberg, exhausted, climbs out of plane in Hawaii GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Solar Impulse landed in Kalaeloa, near Honolulu, Hawaii shortly before 06:00 Friday 3 July, ending a record-breaking and historic flight from Japan to Hawaii. It is the longest flight ever fueled only by solar power. It is also the longest any one individual has […]
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The Swiss are generally good recyclers, but – as elsewhere – recycling efforts could be better. Plastic deserves a little more attention. WWF sent this link to the “shoot plastic” site, designed to make us all think a bit more about the plastic dilemma. Take a minute to learn more about this […]
In case you missed this one in the NY Times 30 June ©2015 Chappatte, distributed by Globe Cartoon. More cartoons on Chappatte’s web site. Geneva-based Patrick Chappatte works for the International New York Times, for Geneva newspaper Le Temps, and for NZZ am Sonntag. All cartoons reproduced with permission.
Lake Geneva region gears up for a summer of music GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The Paleo music festival has released the timetable for its concerts and other events: they are available online and with the festival’s app. The festival runs from 20 tdo 26 July; the ticket market for selling and swapping is open until 12 […]
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The heat wave that has been broiling Spain and Portugal moved into Switzerland Wednesday, bringing temperatures well above 30 on the plain. Highs of 34 are predicted for the weekend even in the mountains. The national weather service extended the level 4 danger alert for heat to eastern Switzerland this morning, after […]