By: Jesse Echeverría, Community Manager, @jesseechev⏐December 4, 2014
Political cartoons, usually found on editorial pages of newspapers, are old news. Now the static, visual metaphors have blossomed into a graphics interchange format. In other words, say hello to GIF News. This new way of delivering headlines was successfully used last month with the Philae comet landing. In an age of 5-second snaps that expire into the digital space of nothingness, the FoxADHD, a tumblr news outlet, says readers are enjoying consuming the breaking news in the form of short, animated GIFs.