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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB. My translation: 1) Man: I hope to get dutch nationality soon. 2) Man: I walked in the wilderness for months. I sat in a full, dirty ship. I learned you language. I eat hutspot, haring and hagelslag…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

A Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB, going with an article about buying cars. My translation: 1) Man: The purchase of a car is serious business. 2) Man: New or used? Type of fuel, fuel consumption, mileage, navigation, cruise control, park assist, costs…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

A Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB, going with an article about retirement choices of married couples. My translation: 1) Mrs: When he retires, I will stop working too. 2) Mrs: We bought electrical bikes and a mobile home. We are going to…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB, about ’50 Years of Health Economics’. My translation: 1) The history of medical sciences has known many highlights and breakthroughs. 2) Discovery of cells and blood circulation. Scientific methods for development of medicines. Inoculation and anaesthetics. Discovery…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB. My translation: 1) Man: It is a well known fact that more houses are sold in springtime. Why? VZ: No idea. 2) Man: It’s simple: people see birds building their nests. I compared figures of the Land…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB. My translation: 1) VZ: Do higher educated people work below their level and displace the lower educated on the labour market? I’ll check it at my local bar. 2) Cook: criminologist. Barkeeper: chemical process technologist. Waitress: crosscultural…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB. My translation: 1) The economy is improving. I hope to find a job shortly. 2) I have reinvented myself during a job application training. Concentrate on your relevant education and experience. Present yourself in short, powerful one-liners….

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

A comic about Greek debts for the economic magazine ESB. I made it last week and the magazine wil appear tomorrow, so fingers crossed that political reality will not ‘overrun’ it. My translation: 1) One out of every three Greeks lives below the poverty line….

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB, about the german economy. My translation: 1) Since the outbreak of the crisis, it appears time and again that Germany has the best of everything. 2) The best labour market? Germany! The best industry? Germany! The best…

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Breeding season

Breeding season

A comic about the breeding season of a family of robins. It will be used in biology lessons. Een strip over de broedtijd van een familie roodborstjes. De strip zal worden gebruikt in een biologiemethode.

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

First Van Zanten comic of the year for the economist magazine ESB. My translation: 1) Grandson: I have a great idea for a start-up! 2) Grandson: But… I can’t open a bank account, I need my parents permission for every transaction I do, let alone…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

A comic for the economist magazine ESB… Before translating, I must explain something about it. The dutch government will start development of a new tax system. Recently, there has been much discussion to tax (or not) the wealth of the very rich, so-called ‘Scrooge McDuck-tax’….

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Promised! Beloofd is beloofd!

Promised! Beloofd is beloofd!

Cartoon for a lesson about ‘Trustworthiness’. 1) Teacher: Tomorrow we are going to swim with the entire class. 2) The next day… Teacher: I promised you… Cartoon voor een les over ‘Betrouwbaarheid’.

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

A Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB. A way to vitalise companies and to offer chances to younger employees is ‘demotion’: offering older employees other jobs, with less stress and less salary. Research has shown that this measure is unpopular, with the older…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

A Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB, about the ungoing economical troubles and the lack of clear solutions. My translation: 1) We expect too much of our politicians. 2) We want energetic leaders who get us out of crises with clear decisions and…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

A Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB, about the Nobel Prize for economics. My translation: 1) This year, the Nobel Prize for Economics goes to french economist Jean Tirole. 2) Tirole researched markets that are dominated by only a few companies. 3) It…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

I haven’t been posting my Van Zanten comics for a while, but I am still making them every two weeks for the economist magazine ESB. This is the latest one. My translation: 1) Man: Our financial system is rotten, sir! Banks, supervisors, it is all…

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Van Dale Taalsnacks

Van Dale Taalsnacks

For Holland’s most famous dictionary maker, Van Dale, I made a series of comics called ‘Taalsnacks’. Each comic is about a rule of grammar, spelling or style. Together with an explanation about the rule and a test the Taalsnakcs are sent to Van Dale customers….

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB, about the distribution of wealth. My translation: 1) Child: My grandparents and grandgrandparents have earned loads of money. Now it’s my dad’s turn. 2) Child: Whatever we spend, there is new money coming in. And in a…

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Van Zanten

Van Zanten

A Van Zanten comic for the economist magazine ESB. My translation: 1) VZ: Always the same… Figures… analyses… diagrams… theories… statistics… tables… 2) VZ: I am so tired of it… Other man: Be a man, Van Zanten! It’s your job! You are published in ESB…

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