Poor Matt the doormat Posted by James Baker on February 23, 2006 Drawings Feb 232006 This pic illustrates a limerick based on a news story about the elephants having to leave London Zoo after crushing one of their handlers…. Related Posts: the Title Page Elephants in Science Elephant trophy Pachyderm Polo Performing pachyderms Poor Matt the doormat 3 Responses to “Poor Matt the doormat” BKO says: February 23, 2006 at 3:21 PM I remember this headline!!! Always awesome Jamie!!! Reply Andrew says: February 23, 2006 at 9:08 PM when will this amazing book be coming out? your illustrations capture a lot of charcter….. this was recently in the news: "teenage delinquent" elephants forming violent gangs–>seeking revenge for abuse by humans Reply Jamie Baker says: February 24, 2006 at 11:31 AM Thank you for your encouragement. andrew>> the book will be released in the US April 2007 but it may be earlier in Australia. Thanks for that headline about the teenage deliquents. I found that story on the web, and I sent it on to my Dad. Maybe he'll cook up a poem about it… although we have quite a few in the RAMPAGE category already (its a common theme in Elephant new stories). Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your Comment You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> Name (required) E-mail (required) URI Don't subscribe All Replies to my comments << Subscribe to this comments of this post? (Notified via e-mail.) You can also subscribe without commenting.