This blog’s favorite cartoonist, Jimmy Johnson of “Arlo and Janis,” has been running repeats in the newspapers for a week. His house in Pass Christian, Miss., was damaged in Hurricane Katrina. In fact, it’s estimated about 70 percent of Pass Christian was destroyed.
Today, Johnson begins running new comics again. And knowing that Johnson has shared in what the entire Mississippi Gulf Coast has gone through makes today’s strip — and I’m willing to guess, he’ll keep up the theme for a few days — especially poignant.