Readers: Start of soapbox. I am a strong supporter of the Second Amendment and believer in the right to bear arms. But, back in the 1700s in the early U.S. founding States, I do not think our forefathers were thinking of citizens stockpiling weapons that can kill mass amounts of people in a few seconds […]

Readers: Over the next week or so, I will be posting work from various winners in the KANTAR Information is Beautiful Awards 2016. This first one was an Honorable Mention in the Data Journalism category. If you click on the image below, you will be redirected to the actual article on The Washington Post site. Best […]

Readers: It’s no secret I have been a fan of Charles Apple’s work for a long time. I have blogged about him and his work in the past (see “Charles Apple” in my Categories or do a search for “Charles Apple” on my blog). Charles Apple (photo, right) is a longtime news artist, graphics reporter, designer, editor and […]

Readers: Thought I would share this Facebook post that Charles Apple, Deputy Design Director at The Houston Chronicle, shared the other day. Charles posted the front of the 4-page wrap around featured in the June 16, 2016 Boston Globe. Wonderful graphics and the comparisons of bullet wounds on the front and back pages. Design by Dan […]