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

5 years 25 weeks ago

Boogaloo, interesting observation. I actually discussed those images with a co-worker before I drew this. We were looking at her photos...

5 years 25 weeks ago

Thanks, Indigo for the kind words.....

5 years 25 weeks ago

Thanks, fd. It wasn't about race anyway.

5 years 25 weeks ago

Indigo, you're probably right and I generally just try to let the cartoons speak for themselves, but every now and then somebody says...

5 years 25 weeks ago

I gotta give credit to Garry Shandling for that one....

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