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“..’South Park’ Completely Trolls Washington Redskins – With In-Game Ad Ripping Team Name..”

“..Looks like Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder is about to face his toughest adversary yet: – Eric Cartman..” (cont..) go to source/story>> ‘South Park’ Completely Trolls Washington Redskins With In-Game Ad Ripping Team Name.

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“..The Lion King is biggest grossing show or film in history..”

“..The musical has been seen by an estimated 75 million people since 1997..” (cont..) go to source/story>> The Lion King is biggest grossing show or film in history, says Disney – News – Theatre & Dance – The Independent.

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“..TV catchphrases have become part of our shared culture..”

“..The Simpsons have been a big contributor to everyday catchphrases..” (cont..) go to source/story>> From TV to real life – entertainment | Stuff.co.nz.

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“..Wonder Woman’s Secret Past..”

“..The little-known story behind Wonder Woman’s origins..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Wonder Woman’s Secret Past.

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“..Super-Fun-Pak Comix..”

(..ed:..best – phil collins cartoon – ever.. ..whether you are a fan.. ..or if you are one who claws at their skin in horror at the very mention of his name.. ..you will enjoy this cartoon…) (cont..) go to source/story>> … Continue reading

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“..Cartoon: Agent Key..”

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

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“..Digital Dipwads..” (cartoon..)

“..Annoying people can be even more annoying – - through the wonders of technology..” (cont..) go to source/story>> AlterNet Comics: Jen Sorensen on ‘Digital Dipwads’ | Alternet.

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“..11 Inappropriate Words That Wouldn’t Exist Without ‘South Park’..” (ed:..heh..!..)

“..8. Snuke: A nuclear bomb in a vagina. Government Agent: ‘Mrs. Clinton – it appears that terrorists have snuck a snuke up your snizz’..” (cont..) go to source/story>> 11 Inappropriate Words That Wouldn’t Exist Without ‘South Park’.

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“..Tosh! Twaddle! Guff! – Grayson Perry’s comic take on the art world – in pictures..”

“..In these new works – Grayson Perry is an artist action figure – - wearing a helmet of mischief and swiping his blade of cynicism at Jackson Pollock – Damien Hirst – and gentrification..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Tosh! Twaddle! … Continue reading

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“..This Is the New Batmobile – And It’s Kinda Ugly..”

“..fans of the sleek lines of the classic 1966 and 1989 Batmobiles – - might want to just look away now – - before it gets too painful..” (cont..) go to source/story>> This Is the New Batmobile—And It’s Kinda Ugly … Continue reading

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“..Tintin: A very European hero..”

“..The Economist explores the origins and evolution of Tintin..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Tintin: A very European hero | The Economist.

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“..What is art for? – Alain de Botton’s animated guide – video..”

“..philosopher Alain de Botton gives his top five reasons why art is such a vital force for humanity..” (cont..) go to source/story>> What is art for? Alain de Botton’s animated guide – video | Art and design | The Guardian.

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“..The Simpsons’ most underrated musical numbers..”

“..In advance of live concert The Simpsons Take the Bowl – - which will see an orchestra perform songs from the TV show – - we consider the lesser-known interludes they should cover..” (cont..) go to source/story>> The Simpsons’ most … Continue reading

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“..Roy of the Rovers celebrates 60 years – in pictures..”

“..here we take a look through the archive of football’s comic-book role model..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Roy of the Rovers celebrates 60 years – in pictures | Football | The Guardian.

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“..Gotham state of mind: what do comics tell us about cities?..”

“..comics tell the secrets of cities – - and of those of us who live in them..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Gotham state of mind: what do comics tell us about cities? | Cities | The Guardian.

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“..Cartoon: What they did in the shadows..”

(a national-party/govt. corruption-’toon..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: What they did in the shadows – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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“..The real Mad Men: Mac Conner’s stunning New York illustrations – in pictures..”

“..Mac Conner arrived in New York in 1950 – - and built a career in the city’s vibrant publishing industry – - with his crisp hand-painted illustrations..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The real Mad Men: Mac Conner’s stunning New York … Continue reading

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“..Cartoon: Cheese Key..”

(..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Cheese Key – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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“..Thomas Pynchon edited Homer slight from Simpsons episode..”

“..Publicity-shy novelist revealed to have removed insult to ‘my role model’ – - from the episode in which he appeared..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Thomas Pynchon edited Homer slight from Simpsons episode | Books | The Guardian.

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“..Soviet space dogs – in pictures..”

“..here’s a look at canine space explorers in Soviet pop culture..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Soviet space dogs – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian.

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key/collins cartoon..

(ed:..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Key’s call for Collins inquiry – Business – NZ Herald News.

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key/slater cartoon..

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

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“..Will ‘The Simpsons’ ever be good again?..”

“..marathon makes us miss the things we loved about a great show – - but those things may be gone forever..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Will “The Simpsons” ever be good again? – Salon.com.

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judith collins cartoon..

(..oil-slippage..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: She just…slipped – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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“..Book Review: The United States vs. Private Chelsea Manning..”

“..The graphic novel might not be the first format that comes to mind in recounting a historical trial- – but it works remarkably well..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Book Review: The United States vs. Private Chelsea Manning.

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“..funny feminist cartoons..”

“..Jacky Fleming’s first published cartoon appeared in Spare Rib in 1978 – while she was still at college. More than 30 years on Fleming is still taking careful aim with her pen..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> This woman’s funny, feminist … Continue reading

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“..A Fairytale Kingdom and Beloved Dragon – Explain the Failure of the War on Drugs..” (animation..)

“..War on Drugo was released by the Global Commission on Drug Policy (GCDP) – - and is a direct analogy to the current war on drugs..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> A Fairytale Kingdom and Beloved Dragon Explain the Failure of … Continue reading

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“..Dirty pictures..” (cartoons..)

(ed:..need a laff..? ..a roundup of things ‘dirty politics’..) (cont..) go to source/story>> Dirty pictures « The Standard The Standard.

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“..How to Get a Figurine Produced in China – and Not Lose Your Shirt..”

“..Jared Zichek decided to make his own – - and says you can too..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> How to Get a Figurine Produced in China and Not Lose Your Shirt – Boing Boing.

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“..Cartoon: Nats’ Housing Policy..”

(ed:..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Nats’ Housing Policy – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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“..At 85 – Jules Feiffer Finally Gives Us a Graphic Novel..”

“..Badass women star in ‘Kill My Mother- – - his twisted noirish mystery-romance..” (cont..) go to source/story>> At 85, Jules Feiffer Finally Gives Us a Graphic Novel | Mother Jones.

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“..Is Batman the world’s worst dad? – The most disastrous comic book parents..”

“..Your tyke may rip a hole in the couch – - but comic book hellspawn have been known to rip a hole in the fabric of reality..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Is Batman the world’s worst dad? The most disastrous … Continue reading

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“..9 Times ‘The Simpsons’ Was Strangely Beautiful..”

“..here are just a few visually and emotionally beautiful moments from the show..” (cont..) go to source/story>> 9 Times ‘The Simpsons’ Was Strangely Beautiful.

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“..30 Years Of Music Industry Upheaval In 30 Seconds..”

“..In 30 years we’ve gone from flipping cassette tapes – to playing CDs – to downloading iTunes – - to streaming Spotify. These seismic shifts in the music industry are visualized in a fascinating GIF..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> 30 … Continue reading

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“..Over 1000 hilarious Nancy comic strips from 1946-1948..”

“..Drawn in a simple – bold – and eye-catching style – - Nancy is clever – hilarious – and a bit surreal..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Over 1000 hilarious Nancy comic strips from 1946-1948 – Boing Boing.

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“..Here’s your ultimate character-based guide to marathoning ‘The Simpsons’..”

“..If you have a favorite ‘Simpsons’ character- – here are the marathon episodes to watch so you don’t miss out..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Here’s your ultimate character-based guide to marathoning “The Simpsons” – Salon.com.

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“..The difference between you and an MP..”

(ed:..a useful infographic..) (cont..) go to source/story>> The difference between you and an MP – National – NZ Herald News.

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a key/collins cartoon..

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

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“..Cartoon: PM’s new clothes..”

(ed:..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: PM’s new clothes – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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“..All the Culture We’re Diggin’ This Month – From Comics to Star Trek..”

“..Maybe it’s a new album – but maybe it’s an old show. Maybe it’s a book we just re-read for the first time since high school – - maybe it’s a new game we got a chance to playtest..” (cont..) … Continue reading

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