"Drew Friedman isn't just a brilliant artist. He takes you to a place. He takes you back in time. He makes you smell the stale cigarettes and cold brisket and you say, thank you for the pleasure."
— Sarah Silverman
"In a world that's increasingly driven by media hype, it's refreshing to find an individual voice who's willing to stick up for the odd and the outrageous."
— Leonard Maltin
"Drew Friedman is a guilty pleasure. I cringe when I realize, 'Hey, wait a minute, I'm getting older and wrinklier too'."
— Matt Groening
"I stand in awe of Drew Friedman's technique and the certain flavor of sad old America he captures. He's an awesome talent. I love this guy's stuff."
— R. Crumb
"Drew Friedman is the greatest living portrait artist."
— Mark Frauenfelder, BoingBoing
"Friedman's liver-spots-'n'-wrinkles style of cartoon
realism is completely mesmerizing."
— Entertainment Weekly
"Drew Friedman is my favorite artist."
— Howard Stern
"The Thomas Nast of our time."
"He's the finest caricaturist of his generation."