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Leunig on the Web

Michael Leunig confesses, with a sort of pride, that he does not own a television, go to the cinema or even read the newspaper regularly; so it's no surprise that he hasn't raced to embrace the Wolrd Wide Web and explore its opportunities like many others.

As an observer and social commentator however, Leunig would inevitably confront the Internet. His musings so far show tentative concern at the scope and influence of the Internet, particularly on children, but focus on the Net as an interpersonal communication medium rather than an information resource. These cartoons appeared in 1996 and 1997:

 
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All cartoons are Copyright, Micheal Leunig.

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