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CCD Editorial Cartoon- Association with POTUS has Hagan Fighting to Appeal to Moderates

CCD Editorial Cartoon- Association with POTUS has Hagan Fighting to Appeal to Moderates

By Andrew David Cox           Andrew David Cox, from Pfafftown, is a cartoonist, painter and illustrator who specializes in editorial cartoons and political art. Cox drew editorial cartoons for The Appalachian, the student newspaper of Appalachian State, from August of 2012 to May of 2014. His […]

CCD Editorial Cartoon-  Duke Energy Puts Profits Before Environment & People

CCD Editorial Cartoon- Duke Energy Puts Profits Before Environment & People

By Andrew David Cox             Andrew David Cox, from Pfafftown, is a cartoonist, painter and illustrator who specializes in editorial cartoons and political art. Cox drew editorial cartoons for The Appalachian, the student newspaper of Appalachian State, from August of 2012 to May of 2014. […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Columns, Guests
CCD Editorial Cartoon- Journalists Unjustly Arrested in Ferguson

CCD Editorial Cartoon- Journalists Unjustly Arrested in Ferguson

By Andrew David Cox           Andrew David Cox, from Pfafftown, is a cartoonist, painter and illustrator who specializes in editorial cartoons and political art. Cox drew editorial cartoons for The Appalachian, the student newspaper of Appalachian State, from August of 2012 to May of 2014. His […]

by · August 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Columns, Guests
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Robin Williams- I Just Woke Up in a World Without Christmas

By Jack Pennington   He never failed to make me smile. 2006. I’m working the most disappointing job I ever accepted. I’m jockeying a register at a video rental place on the outskirts of Atlanta. What should be a dream for me turns out to be just another job. Lousy […]

CCD Editorial Cartoon – The Perpetual War on Terror

CCD Editorial Cartoon – The Perpetual War on Terror

By Andrew David Cox         Andrew David Cox, from Pfafftown, is a cartoonist, painter and illustrator who specializes in editorial cartoons and political art. Cox drew editorial cartoons for The Appalachian, the student newspaper of Appalachian State, from August of 2012 to May of 2014. His student […]

by · August 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Columns, Guests
CCD News Hour – Robin Williams – Ardmore Standoff – Satanism in Churches – Freedom of Speech

CCD News Hour – Robin Williams – Ardmore Standoff – Satanism in Churches – Freedom of Speech

  In the last show before a three week break the boys talk about the meth-head at the center of the Ardmore standoff.  They discuss the death of Robin Williams and his influence on their work and life.  Depression is a serious disease and the coverage of William’s death may […]

by · August 13, 2014 · 0 comments · CCD News Hour, Columns
3rd Shift – Art Pope’s Jihad Against Public Education & Educators

3rd Shift – Art Pope’s Jihad Against Public Education & Educators

By Chad Nance “The political lesson of Watergate is this: Never again must America allow an arrogant, elite guard of political adolescents to by-pass the regular party organization and dictate the terms of a national election.” – President Gerald Ford An American city burns after another unarmed young black man […]

by · August 12, 2014 · 1 comment · 3rd Shift, Columns, Education, Features
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3rd Shift – Pat McCrory’s Immigrant Song goes over like a Lead Zeppelin

By Chad Nance Photos by Carissa Joines   “So now you’d better stop and rebuild all your ruins, For peace and trust can win the day despite of all your losing.” – Robert Plant   I’m sitting out back  watching this squirrel spaz around a tree that sits just off […]

In All Things Love: A Portfolio of Political Art & Editorial Cartoons on LGBTQ Equality

In All Things Love: A Portfolio of Political Art & Editorial Cartoons on LGBTQ Equality

By Andrew David Cox   My interest in addressing LGBTQ rights through political painting and editorial cartooning began with Amendment One, North Carolina’s ban on gay marriage. Considering the implications of the Fourth Circuit recently upholding the federal ruling on Virginia’s gay marriage ban as unconstitutional, my work on this […]

by · August 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Columns, Guests
CCD News Hour – Pat McCrory Tries to Hide from the Budget – Ebola is Truly Awful

CCD News Hour – Pat McCrory Tries to Hide from the Budget – Ebola is Truly Awful

  The boys talk about how Republicans are working hard to realign North Carolina’s judicial system.  Tommy and Chad dig into Pat McCrory for trying to hide behind refugee kids so that everyone will stop talking about the state budget heading into the mid-term elections.  Finally, Tommy and Chad have […]

by · August 6, 2014 · 0 comments · CCD News Hour, Columns