Are you a member of Society for News Design? If you are, your President has just resigned. This is quite extraordinary
It's the twentieth anniversary, and perhaps that is why the programme is released exceptionally early.
I wouldn't mind to see such infographic treatment spread from magazines and into newspapers. But where will the limit be?
The judges at the Society of News Design 31 spotted a widespread trend in the many submissions from this year and even gave it a name: BARN = Big-Ass Red Numbers
Yes indeed – the ‘Graph Treatment’ shows a dramatic effect, when it comes to efficiency in rooting out wrong opinions that goes directly against the actual facts.
If I tried to sell this line-up of data obtained between 1989 and 2009 to explain what takes place in 2011, I would get kicked some place nonpleasant.