From the Sochi Olympics and Russia's invasion of Crimea to the fall of Chris Christie and the rise of Jeb Bush, 2014 has provided plenty of fodder for political satirists.

In the spirit of humor, and in honor of International Moment of Laughter Day, here is a glimpse of the news in 2014 so far as told by political cartoons.

#Sochiproblems



Read more about the problems that plagued the Sochi Olympics.

Cold War 2.0



Read more about the fear of another Cold War.

Military cuts



Read more about the proposed cuts to military spending.

The rise (and fall) of Bitoin



Read more about Bitcoin.

Chris Christie's struggle after the bridge scandal



Read more about Chris Christie's decline.

McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission



Read more about recent rulings in campaign finance reform.

Castaway



Read more about the real life castaway.

Crash and burn



Read more about the fall of Chris Christie's political clout.

The Comcast takeover



Read more about Comcast.

Backfire



Read more about Phil Robertson's suspension.

The controversy over E-Cigaretts



Read more about E-Cigaretts.

Executive orders



Read more about executive orders.

The shooting at Fort Hood



Read more about the shooting at Fort Hood.

The rise of Jeb Bush



Read more about Jeb Bush.

The Keystone pipeline



Read more about the Keystone pipeline.

Light bulb regulations



Read more about light bulb regulations.

The disappearing plane and foreign policy

Read more about Malaysia Flight 370.

Read more about American foreign policy.

The minimum wage



Read more about the fight to raise the minimum wage.

The resignation of Brendan Eich



Read more about the resignation of Brendan Eich.

Domestic spying



Read more about domestic spying.

Obama's proposed NSA reforms



Read more about NSA reforms.

Obamacare troubles



Read more about Democrats worried about Obamacare.

Obamacare deadline shifts



Read more about Obamacare's shifting deadlines.

Obamacare misfires



Read more about Obamacare misfires.

The GOP responds to SOTU



Read more about the GOP's various responses to the State of the Union Address.

Russian sanctions



Read more about sanctions on Russia.

Partisan bickering

Read more about Benghazi.

Read more about Chris Christie.

The invasion of Crimea



Read more about the invasion of Crimea.

The State of the Union



Read more about the State of the Union Address.

Volkswagen unions

Read more about Volkswagen unions.

The War on Poverty, 50 years later



Read more about the anniversary of the War on Poverty.