How the writer behind the comic strip ‘Baldo’ blends humor with humanity

JUDY WOODRUFF: The comics can be a pleasant diversion from the headlines on a newspaper’s front page, but John Yang introduces us to one comic strip writer who says he has a duty to reflect reality. It’s part of our ongoing arts and culture series, Canvas. JOHN YANG: For Hector Cantu, Saturday mornings begin in…Continue reading How the writer behind the comic strip ‘Baldo’ blends humor with humanity

What Does Millennial Late Night Writer Karen Chee Know: Fax Machines, Joey Lawrence

What Does Millennial Late Night Writer Karen Chee Know: Fax Machines, Joey Lawrence

-And finally, one of our writers, Karen, just turned 24 years old. To give you an idea of how young that is, the year I graduated college, Karen was graduating from milk to solid foods. And as a result of having someone as young as Karen, we’re finding out she has a much different frame…Continue reading What Does Millennial Late Night Writer Karen Chee Know: Fax Machines, Joey Lawrence

Late Night Writer Ally Hord Explains Why Florida Always Has Trouble with Elections

Late Night Writer Ally Hord Explains Why Florida Always Has Trouble with Elections

-Despite an ongoing recount in Florida’s Senate and gubernatorial races, Republicans are claiming they won and the recount should be stopped, which is exactly what happened in the 2000 election. So, why does this keep happening in Florida? Here to talk about it is Broward County native and one of our writers, Ally Hord, everybody.…Continue reading Late Night Writer Ally Hord Explains Why Florida Always Has Trouble with Elections