They say a picture is worth a thousand words. If that is the case, these 100 witty political cartoons, which interpret the news of the first half of 2013, are packed with information. Many news events have spanned weeks if not months (e.g., Obamacare, Benghazi and gun control). For this reason, some topics are shown in multiple cartoons.

Obamanomics
Fiscal cliff
Newtown politics
Debt ceiling debate
Sandy aid delays
Federal deficit
Second Amendment
Baseball Hall of Fame
Head Start
Gun control
Trillion dollar coin
Benghazi hearings
Lance Armstrong
Afghanistan
Presidential inauguration
Inaugural dance
Post inauguration reality
Gun control
Jobs council
Women in combat
Women in combat
Immigration reform
Boy Scouts of America
Lethal force
Unemployment
Secretary of Defense nominee Hagel
Cost of Obamacare
Benghazi
USPS
Federal deficit
Drones
Chinese hacking
Storm Nemo
Rubio and water
$500,000 for access to President Obama
Pope Benedict XVI
Entitlement spending
Budget cuts
Olympics
Meteor in Russia
Relations with China
The sequester
Hugo Chavez dies
Mediterranean debt
Fiscal sanity
Keystone
Rand filibuster
Obamacare
TSA
North Korea
New York news
Pope Francis
D.C. budget woes
Easter
Budget politics
Cyprus bailout
Foreign policy
Obamacare
State of war
War
NRA
Taxes and spending
North Korea
Washington, D.C., politics
Boston bombings
Gun control
Politics of sequester
Uplifting
Collins' announcement
The sequester
Obamacare
Economy
Remembering Boston
Wall Street
Benghazi
Christie politics
Immigration
Cyber hacking
IRS and conservative groups
Presidential scandal
Freedom of the press
Hofstra
Apple taxes
Student debt
Oklahoma tornado
Freedom of the press
Drones
Unions
China military hacking
Eric Holder
Smart devices
Recession
Scandals
Transparency
Plan B
Government surveillance
DNA swabs
Obama administration
Apple stocks
NSA