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May 17, 2004

Breaking The Marriage Barrier

Although she’s 23 and still slightly awed by her acceptance into the fraternity of editorial cartoonists, I really like the work of Mikhaela Reid. Because gay marriage becomes officially legal today in Massachusetts, and because her location (and her gig at the Boston Phoenix) puts her at “ground zero” in this culture battle, I wanted to highlight her recent take on the situation. (For the entire cartoon, click here or on the panel above.)

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