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

24 weeks 2 days ago

..all the atrocities done in the name of Islam. That includes Al Qaida, Boko Haram, the Taliban, Hamas, Hezbollah, so-called lone wolves...

24 weeks 3 days ago

...or an isolated incident, you might have a point, dauphin2, but it seems to be a gigantic segment of the Muslim world.

26 weeks 3 days ago

Eleven out of 12 balls were deflated. Even if he didn't do it himself personally, there's no way he didn't know. None.

27 weeks 18 hours ago


27 weeks 1 day ago

...who knows when she utters the word, "boobies" to describe a certain group of birds is going to cause giggles from the more juvenile...

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