Rick McKee

The Augusta Chronicle | Editorial Cartoonist

  • Children: Jacob and Katie
  • Education: B.A. Graphic Design Samford University, Birmingham, Ala.

About Me

From doodling pictures of the principal in class to skewering the President in the newspaper pages of America, Rick McKee has been cartooning all his life in one form or another. McKee, a native of Tallahassee, Florida, has been editorial cartoonist for The Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle since January, 1998 and his editorial cartoons are syndicated by King Features to over 400 newspapers across North America. In 2005, McKee won first place for editorial cartooning in the Georgia Press Association's better Newspaper contest. In 2004, he was named to Georgia Trend magazine's Who's Who in Georgia Media. In addition to newspapers, McKee's award-winning work has appeared in textbooks, newsletters and on web sites around the world. His work has been featured on CNN/Headline News, the Fox News Channel, Newsweek the Washington Post and USA Today. In 2006, McKee was named Time Magazine's Person of the Year. Along with everybody else.

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Latest Comments

45 weeks 1 day ago

Even weirder, TW: I was almost done with this cartoon when news of the fifth ring dud came out! I guess you don't have to be psychic to...

46 weeks 1 day ago

That made my day!

46 weeks 6 days ago

If I'm uninformed, it's because I can't keep up with the fluctuating predictions of the warming alarmists. In 2000 and 2001 (when there...

50 weeks 1 day ago

I think I hit a nerve with FedEx. The left is really sensitive about this particularly embarrassing incident. You have to admit though,...

1 year 4 days ago

I really appreciate all the kind words!

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