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Everyone wants to eat at a different restaurant: Chinese, Italian, fast food
When dysfunctional families go out to eat: Chinese, Italian, Burger.
All rights reserved by D. Barstow

This family has a problem that only a cartoon can diagnose, although Zagat might have been helpful.

Cartoon caption: Dad, Mom, Kid driving around in car and wondering where they should go to eat. When dysfunctional families go out to eat: Chinese, Italian, fast food.

From the cartoon feature on restaurants and food, Daily Special. All rights reserved by Donna Barstow, © 2011.

Another cartoon on food in Psychology Today and this one's about chocolate.

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Cartoonist Donna Barstow's work has appeared in publications including The New Yorker, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, among many others.


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