Charlie McGill / The Record
Here’s a terrific gallery of images from sports cartoonists like Drew Litton and Charlie McGill (above). There used to be a cartoonist in the sports section of every major newspaper. Now, not so much.
Some go more quietly than others.
“We’re moving to a more visual society,” Litton said, “so I’m waiting for editors and publishers to say, ‘Wait a second, we’re going in the wrong direction by cutting these cartoons.'”
Shirley Mullin Rhodes via NY Times
Read all about it in the full New York Times article: Lost Occupation, Lost Art as Sports Cartooning Declines »