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Bill Day hired as full-time cartoonist in Florida

Daryl Cagle announced that former Memphis Commercial-Appeal and the Detroit Free-Press editorial cartoonist Bill Day has taken a full-time position with the Florida web site FloridaPolitics.com.

Daryl writes:

I was please to learn that my talented, cartoonist buddy, Bill Day, just got a full time job as an editorial cartoonist for FloridaPolitics.com. New jobs for editorial cartoonists are rare these days, and full time jobs with Web site firms are even more rare, so this is great to see!Kudos to Peter Schorsch of FloridaPolitics.com for being a brave trendsetter who sees the need and value of having a staff cartoonist and local cartoons. Bill will be drawing about Florida issues, at least five cartoons a week, in addition to illustrations for the site.

Community Comments

#1 Crowden Satz
March/25/2015
@ 9:50 am

Wonderful to hear!

#2 Paul Fell
March/25/2015
@ 10:16 am

Good for you, Bill!

#3 Bob Harvey
March/25/2015
@ 4:20 pm

Excellent news. Best wishes, Bill. I hope to see your stuff more often now.

#4 Joe Groshek
March/26/2015
@ 9:49 am

Congrats Bill! That’s great news!

#5 Steve Artley
March/27/2015
@ 3:01 am

An editorial cartoonist getting hired for a full-time staff position. Now, that IS news… good news. Congratulations, Bill.

#6 Pat Rice
March/31/2015
@ 3:11 pm

Congrats, Bill. That is awesome. Go Gators! (Cheap plug from a fellow former Independent Florida Alligator cartoonist).

#7 jacqueline robison
January/30/2016
@ 5:47 pm

I have a question about the Foxy cartoon on Friday 1/29/2016.
I don’t know what or who it is about. Please explain.
Thank you.

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