Rants & Ramblings

random commentary about culture, media, politics, technology and whatnot.


Supercommittee Scenarios: How The Debt End Game May Play Out | NPR

The congressional supercommittee — charged with developing a plan for cutting the nation’s deficits by $1.2 trillion over 10 years — is days away from its Thanksgiving deadline. While no one can predict exactly what will happen between now and the committee’s deadline, here are some possible outcomes.” I worked on this interactive flowchart with Marilyn Geewax, Avie Schneider and Debra Rosenberg. The graphic is completely code-based, with each element styled / placed via CSS and longer descriptions appearing onmouseover via jQuery.