Tom Tomorrow

Tom Tomorrow is the pen name of editorial cartoonist Dan Perkins. He and his influential weekly comic strip, This Modern World are widely-celebrated: “The sharpest strip currently going.” (The New York Review of Books), “One of the most clever and incisive political cartoons in the country.” (The Los Angeles Times), “I’ve been a huge fan of Mr. Tomorrow’s work since I was a wee lad” (Weird Al Yankovic), “All hail Tom Tomorrow!” (Michael Moore). Tom’s other work has appeared in publications including The New York Times, The New Yorker, Spin, Mother Jones, Esquire, The Economist, The Nation, and U.S. News and World Report.

Tom Tomorrow on Gen Jones:
Born in 1961, Tom has publicly identified as a member of Generation Jones multiple times. For example, in response to this Twitter post: “When younger folks call you a Boomer, do you flinch, because you were born later and had a very different experience from “leading edge” Boomers? Do you feel like you grew up JUST missing the party? #GenerationJones”, Tom tweeted in July 2022 to his over 100,000 Twitter followers a one word response: “Yep”

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