As you know, the website for the White House was redone when Obama took office.
Read this cool analysis of the changes from the Boston Globe. This sounds a lot like the assignment we are doing right now. Can you make similar changes??
And here is a great example of story-telling from Christoph Niemann at the NY Times. Some of these lessons should certainly be applied to our websites and Flash documents. It tells so much about New York, but in a very unique way. When you tell a story you don't have to TELL A STORY to get your message across.