“Masks were so much in the news then because of COVID — and the idea just came to me,” Mosher said.
Recalled Mosher: “I took a photograph of the actual debate. I created a Ku Klux Klan mask, dropped it on top of Trump’s head and then dropped in the balloon with the wording.
He referred to the image as a phototoon. “They are very popular — and they adapt so well to online. I do it quite a bit, manipulate the photo and have fun with it,” he said.
As news of the a flight attendant’s lawsuit involving a political cartoon keeps spreading The Montreal Gazette, where the “phototoon” first appeared, is carrying the story and talking to cartoonist Aislin.