Reuben Fischer-Baum

I'm an assignment editor on the graphics team at The Washington Post. I previously worked at FiveThirtyEight and Deadspin. You can find me @reubenfb or reach me at reuben.fischerbaum [at] gmail.com. I do more editing nowadays, but some of the projects I helped make are below.

One of the World Cup’s best goals was even crazier than you thought
expected-goals-cutout
How many days has it been since a high-profile departure from the Trump administration?
trump-turnover.jpg-cutout
10 key takeaways from the Republican tax bill
tax-overview-cutout
What 'tech world' did you grow up in?
tech-world-cutout
New driver’s license requirements are coming to U.S. airports. Is your state ready?
realid.jpg-cutout
Houston’s ‘Wild West’ growth
houston-planning-cutout
How Trump is changing America’s foreign policy
trump-alliances-cutout
Does your team botch the NFL draft? Find out here
nfl-draft-values-cutout
Ricky Williams’s Awful NFL Contract Never Gave Him A Chance
ricky-williams-cutout
Gun Deaths In America
gun-deaths-cutout
Uber Is Serving New York’s Outer Boroughs More Than Taxis Are
uber-boroughs-cutout
The NFC South Isn’t The Worst Division In NFL History
worst-division-cutout
Which City Has The Most Unpredictable Weather?
predictable-weather-cutout
Reexamining Residency Requirements For Police Officers
residency-requirements-cutout
Which Words Are Used To Describe White And Black NFL Prospects?
draft-words-cutout
Superbowl: What Time Is the Super Bowl in One Amazing Chart
superbowl-time-cutout
The Story Of The Small Regional Conference That Swallowed Up The Continent
conference-swallowed-cutout
Will the 2018 midterms flip the House?
midterm-waves.jpg-cutout
PA-18 will be split in four come November. Here’s why Tuesday’s special election still matters.
pa-preview.jpg-cutout
Will your taxes go up or down in 2018 under the new tax bill?
good-tax-calculator.jpg-cutout
How Virginia went from blue to red and back again
va-gov-cutout
Can you guess where these Confederate monuments were built?
monument-quiz.jpg-cutout
Which family members can visit under the travel ban
travel-ban-families.jpg-cutout
Southeast Asia Is Having Its Best Olympics Ever
se-asia-cutout
2016 Election Forecast
general-forecast-cutout
2016 March Madness Predictions
march-madness-cutout
Should Prison Sentences Be Based On Crimes That Haven’t Been Committed Yet?
risk-assessment-cutout
Allegations Of Police Misconduct Rarely Result In Charges
police-misconduct-cutout
Nobody Knows How Many Americans The Police Kill Each Year
police-killings-cutout
Feel Old With Our "How Many Pro Athletes Are Younger Than You?" Tool
sports-ages-cutout
Do Colder NFL Games Have Fewer Penalties?
cold-weather-cutout
Are College Sports In The Midst Of A "Shaq Boom"?
shaq-cutout
Watch As America's Stadiums Pile Up On The Backs Of Taxpayers Through The Years
public-stadiums-cutout
See The Big East Get Much Bigger And Much Less Eastern
big-east-cutout
Every U.S. county’s World Cup backup team
wc-backups-cutout
No other president has said these words in an annual address to Congress
sotu-words.jpg-cutout
How the tax overhaul could affect your bottom line
tax-calculator.jpg-cutout
The least distinguished careers in NBA history
worst-nba.jpg-cutout
Some tax breaks are for the rich. Others for the poor. Which are for you?
tax-breaks-cutout
‘This deal will make me look terrible’: Full transcripts of Trump’s calls with Mexico and Australia
trump-transcripts.jpg-cutout
2016 College Football Predictions
college-football-cutout
Which Olympic Sport Is Hardest On Its Goalies?
olympic-goalies-cutout
The Best MLB Teams Of All-Time, According To Elo
best-mlb-cutout
Is Uber Making Rush Hour Traffic Worse?
uber-rushhour-cutout
Uber Is Taking Millions Of Manhattan Rides Away From Taxis
uber-manhattan-cutout
The Complete History Of The NBA
nba-history-cutout
2014 Senate Forecast
senate-forecast-cutout
How Your City’s Public Transit Stacks Up
public-transit-cutout
Whose Good Life Are These Coffee Shops "Positive Markers" Of?
coffee-shops-cutout
Has Figure Skating Maxed Out In Difficulty?
figure-skating-cutout
Vote For Mike Timlin, World Champion Of Baseball
mike-timlin-cutout
Stop Calling Gezi Park A "Small Green Space"
gezi-cutout
A Map Of The Most Absurd Team-Name Migrations In Sports
migrations-cutout
California took a radical step to fix gerrymandering. Did it work?
gerrymandering-cutout
Thousands of Virginians may have voted in the wrong state House districts
virginia-districts-cutout
Here are 7 differences Republicans must resolve between their tax bills
reconciliation-cutout
How the Nationals built maybe their strongest roster ever, piece by piece
nats-roster.jpg-cutout
11 days after a major quake, Mexico battered again
mex-quake.jpg-cutout
The Colin Kaepernick tracker
kaepernick-tracker-cutout
Trump Jr.’s Russia meeting: What we know and when we learned it
trump-jr.jpg-cutout
Trump's First 100 Days
trump-100-days-cutout
Where Do Clinton And Trump Have The Most Upside?
vote-shift-cutout
The Complete History Of MLB
mlb-history-cutout
The Complete History Of The NFL
nfl-history-cutout
How Madden Ratings Are Made
madden-ratings-cutout
NFL Playoff Implications
playoff-implications-cutout
When Did Nazi Insults Spike On Twitter During USA-Germany?
nazi-soccer-cutout
How Hollywood Has Destroyed America
hollywood-disasters-cutout
The Durant-LeBron Arms Race Is Real—And Statistically Unprecedented
durant-lebron-cutout
How The Braves' Atlanta Exodus Compares With Other MLB Moves
stadium-moves-cutout
Is Your State's Highest-Paid Employee A Coach? (Probably)
highest-paid-cutout
One of the World Cup’s best goals was even crazier than you thought
expected-goals-cutout
California took a radical step to fix gerrymandering. Did it work?
gerrymandering-cutout
No other president has said these words in an annual address to Congress
sotu-words.jpg-cutout
Will your taxes go up or down in 2018 under the new tax bill?
good-tax-calculator.jpg-cutout
The least distinguished careers in NBA history
worst-nba.jpg-cutout
How the Nationals built maybe their strongest roster ever, piece by piece
nats-roster.jpg-cutout
New driver’s license requirements are coming to U.S. airports. Is your state ready?
realid.jpg-cutout
Houston’s ‘Wild West’ growth
houston-planning-cutout
Trump Jr.’s Russia meeting: What we know and when we learned it
trump-jr.jpg-cutout
Which family members can visit under the travel ban
travel-ban-families.jpg-cutout
Ricky Williams’s Awful NFL Contract Never Gave Him A Chance
ricky-williams-cutout
Southeast Asia Is Having Its Best Olympics Ever
se-asia-cutout
2016 Election Forecast
general-forecast-cutout
2016 March Madness Predictions
march-madness-cutout
The Complete History Of The NFL
nfl-history-cutout
How Madden Ratings Are Made
madden-ratings-cutout
Allegations Of Police Misconduct Rarely Result In Charges
police-misconduct-cutout
Reexamining Residency Requirements For Police Officers
residency-requirements-cutout
When Did Nazi Insults Spike On Twitter During USA-Germany?
nazi-soccer-cutout
Feel Old With Our "How Many Pro Athletes Are Younger Than You?" Tool
sports-ages-cutout
How Hollywood Has Destroyed America
hollywood-disasters-cutout
Superbowl: What Time Is the Super Bowl in One Amazing Chart
superbowl-time-cutout
How The Braves' Atlanta Exodus Compares With Other MLB Moves
stadium-moves-cutout
Stop Calling Gezi Park A "Small Green Space"
gezi-cutout
The Story Of The Small Regional Conference That Swallowed Up The Continent
conference-swallowed-cutout
A Map Of The Most Absurd Team-Name Migrations In Sports
migrations-cutout
Will the 2018 midterms flip the House?
midterm-waves.jpg-cutout
How many days has it been since a high-profile departure from the Trump administration?
trump-turnover.jpg-cutout
Thousands of Virginians may have voted in the wrong state House districts
virginia-districts-cutout
How the tax overhaul could affect your bottom line
tax-calculator.jpg-cutout
What 'tech world' did you grow up in?
tech-world-cutout
Some tax breaks are for the rich. Others for the poor. Which are for you?
tax-breaks-cutout
Can you guess where these Confederate monuments were built?
monument-quiz.jpg-cutout
How Trump is changing America’s foreign policy
trump-alliances-cutout
Trump's First 100 Days
trump-100-days-cutout
2016 College Football Predictions
college-football-cutout
Which Olympic Sport Is Hardest On Its Goalies?
olympic-goalies-cutout
The Best MLB Teams Of All-Time, According To Elo
best-mlb-cutout
The Complete History Of MLB
mlb-history-cutout
Is Uber Making Rush Hour Traffic Worse?
uber-rushhour-cutout
Uber Is Serving New York’s Outer Boroughs More Than Taxis Are
uber-boroughs-cutout
Should Prison Sentences Be Based On Crimes That Haven’t Been Committed Yet?
risk-assessment-cutout
The NFC South Isn’t The Worst Division In NFL History
worst-division-cutout
2014 Senate Forecast
senate-forecast-cutout
Nobody Knows How Many Americans The Police Kill Each Year
police-killings-cutout
Whose Good Life Are These Coffee Shops "Positive Markers" Of?
coffee-shops-cutout
Has Figure Skating Maxed Out In Difficulty?
figure-skating-cutout
Do Colder NFL Games Have Fewer Penalties?
cold-weather-cutout
Watch As America's Stadiums Pile Up On The Backs Of Taxpayers Through The Years
public-stadiums-cutout
See The Big East Get Much Bigger And Much Less Eastern
big-east-cutout
Every U.S. county’s World Cup backup team
wc-backups-cutout
PA-18 will be split in four come November. Here’s why Tuesday’s special election still matters.
pa-preview.jpg-cutout
10 key takeaways from the Republican tax bill
tax-overview-cutout
Here are 7 differences Republicans must resolve between their tax bills
reconciliation-cutout
How Virginia went from blue to red and back again
va-gov-cutout
11 days after a major quake, Mexico battered again
mex-quake.jpg-cutout
The Colin Kaepernick tracker
kaepernick-tracker-cutout
‘This deal will make me look terrible’: Full transcripts of Trump’s calls with Mexico and Australia
trump-transcripts.jpg-cutout
Does your team botch the NFL draft? Find out here
nfl-draft-values-cutout
Where Do Clinton And Trump Have The Most Upside?
vote-shift-cutout
Gun Deaths In America
gun-deaths-cutout
Uber Is Taking Millions Of Manhattan Rides Away From Taxis
uber-manhattan-cutout
The Complete History Of The NBA
nba-history-cutout
Which City Has The Most Unpredictable Weather?
predictable-weather-cutout
NFL Playoff Implications
playoff-implications-cutout
How Your City’s Public Transit Stacks Up
public-transit-cutout
Which Words Are Used To Describe White And Black NFL Prospects?
draft-words-cutout
The Durant-LeBron Arms Race Is Real—And Statistically Unprecedented
durant-lebron-cutout
Vote For Mike Timlin, World Champion Of Baseball
mike-timlin-cutout
Are College Sports In The Midst Of A "Shaq Boom"?
shaq-cutout
Is Your State's Highest-Paid Employee A Coach? (Probably)
highest-paid-cutout
One of the World Cup’s best goals was even crazier than you thought
expected-goals-cutout
Every U.S. county’s World Cup backup team
wc-backups-cutout
How many days has it been since a high-profile departure from the Trump administration?
trump-turnover.jpg-cutout
No other president has said these words in an annual address to Congress
sotu-words.jpg-cutout
10 key takeaways from the Republican tax bill
tax-overview-cutout
How the tax overhaul could affect your bottom line
tax-calculator.jpg-cutout
Here are 7 differences Republicans must resolve between their tax bills
reconciliation-cutout
How Virginia went from blue to red and back again
va-gov-cutout
How the Nationals built maybe their strongest roster ever, piece by piece
nats-roster.jpg-cutout
11 days after a major quake, Mexico battered again
mex-quake.jpg-cutout
New driver’s license requirements are coming to U.S. airports. Is your state ready?
realid.jpg-cutout
Houston’s ‘Wild West’ growth
houston-planning-cutout
‘This deal will make me look terrible’: Full transcripts of Trump’s calls with Mexico and Australia
trump-transcripts.jpg-cutout
Which family members can visit under the travel ban
travel-ban-families.jpg-cutout
Does your team botch the NFL draft? Find out here
nfl-draft-values-cutout
2016 College Football Predictions
college-football-cutout
Ricky Williams’s Awful NFL Contract Never Gave Him A Chance
ricky-williams-cutout
Southeast Asia Is Having Its Best Olympics Ever
se-asia-cutout
Gun Deaths In America
gun-deaths-cutout
The Best MLB Teams Of All-Time, According To Elo
best-mlb-cutout
Is Uber Making Rush Hour Traffic Worse?
uber-rushhour-cutout
Uber Is Taking Millions Of Manhattan Rides Away From Taxis
uber-manhattan-cutout
Uber Is Serving New York’s Outer Boroughs More Than Taxis Are
uber-boroughs-cutout
The Complete History Of The NBA
nba-history-cutout
The NFC South Isn’t The Worst Division In NFL History
worst-division-cutout
Which City Has The Most Unpredictable Weather?
predictable-weather-cutout
2014 Senate Forecast
senate-forecast-cutout
Reexamining Residency Requirements For Police Officers
residency-requirements-cutout
How Your City’s Public Transit Stacks Up
public-transit-cutout
When Did Nazi Insults Spike On Twitter During USA-Germany?
nazi-soccer-cutout
Feel Old With Our "How Many Pro Athletes Are Younger Than You?" Tool
sports-ages-cutout
Whose Good Life Are These Coffee Shops "Positive Markers" Of?
coffee-shops-cutout
Has Figure Skating Maxed Out In Difficulty?
figure-skating-cutout
Superbowl: What Time Is the Super Bowl in One Amazing Chart
superbowl-time-cutout
Vote For Mike Timlin, World Champion Of Baseball
mike-timlin-cutout
Is Your State's Highest-Paid Employee A Coach? (Probably)
highest-paid-cutout
A Map Of The Most Absurd Team-Name Migrations In Sports
migrations-cutout
Will the 2018 midterms flip the House?
midterm-waves.jpg-cutout
California took a radical step to fix gerrymandering. Did it work?
gerrymandering-cutout
PA-18 will be split in four come November. Here’s why Tuesday’s special election still matters.
pa-preview.jpg-cutout
Thousands of Virginians may have voted in the wrong state House districts
virginia-districts-cutout
Will your taxes go up or down in 2018 under the new tax bill?
good-tax-calculator.jpg-cutout
What 'tech world' did you grow up in?
tech-world-cutout
The least distinguished careers in NBA history
worst-nba.jpg-cutout
Some tax breaks are for the rich. Others for the poor. Which are for you?
tax-breaks-cutout
The Colin Kaepernick tracker
kaepernick-tracker-cutout
Can you guess where these Confederate monuments were built?
monument-quiz.jpg-cutout
Trump Jr.’s Russia meeting: What we know and when we learned it
trump-jr.jpg-cutout
How Trump is changing America’s foreign policy
trump-alliances-cutout
Trump's First 100 Days
trump-100-days-cutout
Where Do Clinton And Trump Have The Most Upside?
vote-shift-cutout
Which Olympic Sport Is Hardest On Its Goalies?
olympic-goalies-cutout
2016 Election Forecast
general-forecast-cutout
The Complete History Of MLB
mlb-history-cutout
2016 March Madness Predictions
march-madness-cutout
The Complete History Of The NFL
nfl-history-cutout
Should Prison Sentences Be Based On Crimes That Haven’t Been Committed Yet?
risk-assessment-cutout
How Madden Ratings Are Made
madden-ratings-cutout
Allegations Of Police Misconduct Rarely Result In Charges
police-misconduct-cutout
NFL Playoff Implications
playoff-implications-cutout
Nobody Knows How Many Americans The Police Kill Each Year
police-killings-cutout
Which Words Are Used To Describe White And Black NFL Prospects?
draft-words-cutout
How Hollywood Has Destroyed America
hollywood-disasters-cutout
The Durant-LeBron Arms Race Is Real—And Statistically Unprecedented
durant-lebron-cutout
Do Colder NFL Games Have Fewer Penalties?
cold-weather-cutout
How The Braves' Atlanta Exodus Compares With Other MLB Moves
stadium-moves-cutout
Are College Sports In The Midst Of A "Shaq Boom"?
shaq-cutout
Stop Calling Gezi Park A "Small Green Space"
gezi-cutout
The Story Of The Small Regional Conference That Swallowed Up The Continent
conference-swallowed-cutout
Watch As America's Stadiums Pile Up On The Backs Of Taxpayers Through The Years
public-stadiums-cutout
See The Big East Get Much Bigger And Much Less Eastern
big-east-cutout
One of the World Cup’s best goals was even crazier than you thought
expected-goals-cutout
Will the 2018 midterms flip the House?
midterm-waves.jpg-cutout
Every U.S. county’s World Cup backup team
wc-backups-cutout
California took a radical step to fix gerrymandering. Did it work?
gerrymandering-cutout
How many days has it been since a high-profile departure from the Trump administration?
trump-turnover.jpg-cutout
PA-18 will be split in four come November. Here’s why Tuesday’s special election still matters.
pa-preview.jpg-cutout
No other president has said these words in an annual address to Congress
sotu-words.jpg-cutout
Thousands of Virginians may have voted in the wrong state House districts
virginia-districts-cutout
10 key takeaways from the Republican tax bill
tax-overview-cutout
Will your taxes go up or down in 2018 under the new tax bill?
good-tax-calculator.jpg-cutout
How the tax overhaul could affect your bottom line
tax-calculator.jpg-cutout
Here are 7 differences Republicans must resolve between their tax bills
reconciliation-cutout
What 'tech world' did you grow up in?
tech-world-cutout
How Virginia went from blue to red and back again
va-gov-cutout
The least distinguished careers in NBA history
worst-nba.jpg-cutout
How the Nationals built maybe their strongest roster ever, piece by piece
nats-roster.jpg-cutout
Some tax breaks are for the rich. Others for the poor. Which are for you?
tax-breaks-cutout
11 days after a major quake, Mexico battered again
mex-quake.jpg-cutout
New driver’s license requirements are coming to U.S. airports. Is your state ready?
realid.jpg-cutout
The Colin Kaepernick tracker
kaepernick-tracker-cutout
Houston’s ‘Wild West’ growth
houston-planning-cutout
Can you guess where these Confederate monuments were built?
monument-quiz.jpg-cutout
‘This deal will make me look terrible’: Full transcripts of Trump’s calls with Mexico and Australia
trump-transcripts.jpg-cutout
Trump Jr.’s Russia meeting: What we know and when we learned it
trump-jr.jpg-cutout
How Trump is changing America’s foreign policy
trump-alliances-cutout
Which family members can visit under the travel ban
travel-ban-families.jpg-cutout
Trump's First 100 Days
trump-100-days-cutout
Does your team botch the NFL draft? Find out here
nfl-draft-values-cutout
2016 College Football Predictions
college-football-cutout
Where Do Clinton And Trump Have The Most Upside?
vote-shift-cutout
Ricky Williams’s Awful NFL Contract Never Gave Him A Chance
ricky-williams-cutout
Southeast Asia Is Having Its Best Olympics Ever
se-asia-cutout
Which Olympic Sport Is Hardest On Its Goalies?
olympic-goalies-cutout
Gun Deaths In America
gun-deaths-cutout
2016 Election Forecast
general-forecast-cutout
The Best MLB Teams Of All-Time, According To Elo
best-mlb-cutout
The Complete History Of MLB
mlb-history-cutout
2016 March Madness Predictions
march-madness-cutout
Is Uber Making Rush Hour Traffic Worse?
uber-rushhour-cutout
Uber Is Taking Millions Of Manhattan Rides Away From Taxis
uber-manhattan-cutout
The Complete History Of The NFL
nfl-history-cutout
Uber Is Serving New York’s Outer Boroughs More Than Taxis Are
uber-boroughs-cutout
Should Prison Sentences Be Based On Crimes That Haven’t Been Committed Yet?
risk-assessment-cutout
The Complete History Of The NBA
nba-history-cutout
How Madden Ratings Are Made
madden-ratings-cutout
The NFC South Isn’t The Worst Division In NFL History
worst-division-cutout
Which City Has The Most Unpredictable Weather?
predictable-weather-cutout
Allegations Of Police Misconduct Rarely Result In Charges
police-misconduct-cutout
2014 Senate Forecast
senate-forecast-cutout
NFL Playoff Implications
playoff-implications-cutout
Reexamining Residency Requirements For Police Officers
residency-requirements-cutout
Nobody Knows How Many Americans The Police Kill Each Year
police-killings-cutout
How Your City’s Public Transit Stacks Up
public-transit-cutout
When Did Nazi Insults Spike On Twitter During USA-Germany?
nazi-soccer-cutout
Which Words Are Used To Describe White And Black NFL Prospects?
draft-words-cutout
Feel Old With Our "How Many Pro Athletes Are Younger Than You?" Tool
sports-ages-cutout
Whose Good Life Are These Coffee Shops "Positive Markers" Of?
coffee-shops-cutout
How Hollywood Has Destroyed America
hollywood-disasters-cutout
Has Figure Skating Maxed Out In Difficulty?
figure-skating-cutout
The Durant-LeBron Arms Race Is Real—And Statistically Unprecedented
durant-lebron-cutout
Superbowl: What Time Is the Super Bowl in One Amazing Chart
superbowl-time-cutout
Do Colder NFL Games Have Fewer Penalties?
cold-weather-cutout
Vote For Mike Timlin, World Champion Of Baseball
mike-timlin-cutout
How The Braves' Atlanta Exodus Compares With Other MLB Moves
stadium-moves-cutout
Are College Sports In The Midst Of A "Shaq Boom"?
shaq-cutout
Stop Calling Gezi Park A "Small Green Space"
gezi-cutout
Is Your State's Highest-Paid Employee A Coach? (Probably)
highest-paid-cutout
The Story Of The Small Regional Conference That Swallowed Up The Continent
conference-swallowed-cutout
Watch As America's Stadiums Pile Up On The Backs Of Taxpayers Through The Years
public-stadiums-cutout
A Map Of The Most Absurd Team-Name Migrations In Sports
migrations-cutout
See The Big East Get Much Bigger And Much Less Eastern
big-east-cutout