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“..”..Oh my God – they’ve censored South Park..”

“..Several scenes have been cut from the forthcoming game- – even though it has an 18 certificate..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Why has the South Park: Stick of Truth game been censored in Europe? | Technology | theguardian.com.

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“..My favourite TV show: The Simpsons..”

“..From satire to slapstick – - the Simpsons achieved comedy perfection – - as well as being emotionally rich – – and left a crater-sized hole in popular culture..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> My favourite TV show: The Simpsons | … Continue reading

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“..South Park for consoles censored in NZ..”

“..The version of South Park: The Stick of Truth – - that’s due to release in New Zealand tomorrow – - will be censored – Ubisoft have revealed..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> South Park for consoles censored in NZ | … Continue reading

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a round-up of cartoons/images around child-poverty in new zealand..and the solution to child-poverty..

(..ed:..the graph showing the effects of rogernomics/richarsdsons’ mother-of-all-budgets.. ..and how poverty leapt.. ..couldn’t be clearer as to both the cause and the cure of poverty.. ..(and i mean a cure..once and for all..for that graph shows that even in the … Continue reading

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“..How we made Wallace and Gromit..”

“..Gromit was a cat – Wallace had a moustache – - and their first adventure was meant to be like Star Wars – – but with cheese. Nick Park and Peter Lord on creating a British classic..” (cont..) go to … Continue reading

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“..Here’s What Dr. Seuss Can Teach Every Adult About Life..”

“..Here are five things Dr. Seuss’s classic books can teach every adult..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Here’s What Dr. Seuss Can Teach Every Adult About Life.

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“..Talking diversity in comics with John Ridley – writer of 12 Years a Slave..”

“..Zack Smith writes – – ‘I recently got to talk to John Ridley – - the Oscar-nominated screenwriter of 12 Years A Slave – - about his past writing superhero comics and cartoons – - including Justice League – and … Continue reading

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“..Give us a toon: your best animations..”

“..From a claymation comedy set in the Arctic – - to the Thriller dance done by Lego men – - our animation expert has handpicked his top 10..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Give us a toon: your best animations | … Continue reading

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“..Batman Enters the Apocalyptic World of Terminator..” (animation..)

“..Forget Christian Bale in Terminator: Salvation – - animator Mitchell Hammond’s short is the only Terminator/Batman crossover you’ll ever need..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Batman Enters the Apocalyptic World of Terminator in Awesome Animated Short | Underwire | Wired.com.

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“..Big business preaches to the church..” (cartoon..)

“..Chris Riddell – - on church protests at government benefit cuts..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Big business preaches to the church | Comment is free | theguardian.com.

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“..Kurt Vonnegut’s Shapes of Stories in infographic form..”

vonneguts’ masters-thesis.. (cont..) go to source/story>>> Kurt Vonnegut’s Shapes of Stories in infographic form – Boing Boing.

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“..The 10 best Vikings..”

“..As a new British Museum exhibition opens – - here’s our pick of the horned-helmet brigade – – both real and fictional..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The 10 best Vikings | Culture | The Observer.

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“..Cartoon: D-Day for Norman..”

“..Colin Craig..Linus of the peanut world..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: D-Day for Norman – National – NZ Herald News.

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“..Comic book explains why the Transpacific Partnership serves no one but the ultra-rich..”

“..an excellent and free 27-page online comic called The Transpacific Partnership and “Free Trade” – - which describes how the negotiated-in-secret treaty is a “global coup – - that’s disabling our democracies and replacing them with multinationals and Wall Street” … Continue reading

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“..Hands on: South Park: The Stick of Truth..”

“..Normally here’s how things go. I play a game – and I try and write something fairly cohesive about how it played – - what was interesting about it – blah blah blah. But South Park: The Stick Of Truth … Continue reading

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“..Comic Book People: Photographs from the 1970s and 1980s..”

“..a treasure trove of of the comic culture’s – birth – adolescence – and coming of age..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Comic Book People: Photographs from the 1970s and 1980s – Boing Boing.

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“..R. Crumb Illustrates Philip K. Dick’s Hallucinatory Spiritual Experience..”

“..Crumb illustrated sci-fi legend Philip K. Dick’s now-famous spiritual ‘exegesis’- – his hallucinatory 1974 experience – - in which he believed to have encountered a God-like presence..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> R. Crumb Illustrates Philip K. Dick’s Hallucinatory Spiritual Experience … Continue reading

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“..Street Fighter 2: An Oral History..”

“..Twenty former Capcom employees and business partners – - look back on the creation and massive success of the game – - that ‘helped revolutionize the industry’: – Street Fighter 2…” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Street Fighter 2: An Oral … Continue reading

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“..Cartoon: Odd Future ban..”

ed:..aye..! (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Odd Future ban – National – NZ Herald News.

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“..Map of The Open Country of Woman’s Heart – ca. 1830..” (infographic..)

“..The Open Country of Woman’s Heart – - Exhibiting its internal communications – - and the facilities and dangers to Travellers therein” (1830s) – by D.W. Kellog..” (cont..) (ed:..whoar..!..eh..?..who knew..?..) go to source/story>>> Map of The Open Country of Woman’s … Continue reading

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“..Classic picture books as color wheels..”

“..Here’s a tribute to three classic children’s books – – The Snowman – Where the Wild Things Are – - and The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Using custom software – - I’ve reduced each page in all three books to its … Continue reading

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“..Cartoon: Fun and games across the ditch..”

“..Welcome to Australia – mate..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Fun and games across the ditch – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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“..This Is Why So Many Reasonable People Think Anti-Marijuana Crusaders Look Ridiculous..” (poster..) (ed:..heh..!..)

“..Earlier this week – the official Twitter account of the Drug Free America Foundation posed this question: “What happens if marijuana is legalized?” A perfectly reasonable question to ask. But the graphic that accompanied the question was far less so. … Continue reading

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“..The 7 Most Offensive TV Shows Ever..”

“..remember UPN’s slavery stcom..?..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The 7 Most Offensive TV Shows Ever | Alternet.

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“..Do you know how fat you are? – obesity interactive..”

“..Try to estimate what body type you are – - then tell us your height and weight – - and we’ll tell you whether you’re right..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Do you know how fat you are? – obesity interactive … Continue reading

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“..Manga comics: where to start..”

“..With manga becoming more popular than ever – - we take a look at some of the most popular series and recommend a top 10 for teens..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Manga comics: where to start | Children’s books | … Continue reading

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need something to do in the morning..?..why not try a sun salutation..?

ed:..link takes you to an easy to read/understand/follow.. ..’instructographic’.. (cont..) go to source/story>>> Vinyasa Yoga – Sun Salutation Instructographic.

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“..AlterNet Comics: Keith Knight Remembers Pete Seeger..”

‘education’..’experience’.. (cont..) go to source/story>>> AlterNet Comics: Keith Knight Remembers Pete Seeger | Alternet.

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“..Cartoon: Down with the youth..”

(ed:..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Down with the youth – National – NZ Herald News.

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“..Simpsons hits Google Glass where it hurts..”

“..On this week’s episode of The Simpsons – Specs and the City – - Mr Burns gives every employee of the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant a pair of “Oogle Goggles”. It seems like an unusually generous and savvy gift – … Continue reading

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“..The ABC of architects – and their best-known buildings..” (video..)

“..An alphabetical list of some of the world’s leading architects – - with their famous creations..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The ABC of architects and their best-known buildings – video | Cities | theguardian.com.

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“..R. Crumb print: On the Crest of a Wave..”

“..This is one of my favorite Crumb covers..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> R. Crumb print: On the Crest of a Wave – Boing Boing.

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“..’The Big Lebowski’ as an 8-bit video game..” (video)

(ed:..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> ‘The Big Lebowski’ as an 8-bit video game (video) – Boing Boing.

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“..Fantasy maps still awesome..”

“..The visual display of quantitative information in the digital age has made charts and maps more popular than ever – - though every graphic – - like every story – - has a point of view..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> … Continue reading

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“..British Library staging exhibition of comics in ‘overdue’ celebration of genre..”

“..show will explore field from Misty comics and superhero classics – - to graphic novels..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> British Library staging exhibition of comics in ‘overdue’ celebration of genre | Books | The Guardian.

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‘down-trou’-brown cartoon..

(ed:..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Yet to see the light – National – NZ Herald News.

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“..Dunne Cartoon: The puppet returns..”

(ed:..ain’t that the truth..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: The puppet returns – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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“..Comics Rack: January’s best comic books..”

(ed:..mm!!!..’comic-books’…) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Comics Rack: January’s best comic books – Boing Boing.

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“..These 7 countries are responsible for over 60 percent of global warming..” (infographic..)

“.. The U.S. is by far the worst offender ..” (cont..) (ed:..nz doesn’t even feature on the map.. ..i dunno if that is good news or bad news..) go to source/story>> These 7 countries are responsible for over 60 percent … Continue reading

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dotcom-cartoon..

(ed:..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Promising start – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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