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“..When Superman and Wonder Woman had sex in the sky: The hottest comic book romances..”

“..From Thor and Roz Solomon – to Batman and Maggie Sawyer – - comics feature some surprisingly sizzling love stories..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> When Superman and Wonder Woman had sex in the sky: The hottest comic book romances – … Continue reading

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“..Maori land loss – 1860-2000..” (infographic..)

(ed:..a complex issue is somewhat clarified.. ..in just five images..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Maori land loss, 1860-2000 | NZHistory, New Zealand history online.

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“..The Simpsons’ Springfield USA – in Lego..” – Boing Boing

“..a fellow built the entire town of Springfield out of Lego..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The Simpsons’ Springfield, USA in Lego – Boing Boing.

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“..From ‘Scalped’ to ‘Thief of Thieves’: The most engrossing crime comics in history..”

“..If you love to see plans hatched – and laws broken – and heads cracked – - check out the best of the crime comic genre..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> From “Scalped” to “Thief of Thieves”: The most engrossing crime … Continue reading

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“..Guardians of the Galaxy review – smart and funny retro thrills..”

“..Chris Pratt leads a ragtag bunch of unlikely superheroes on a quest to save the cosmos – - in Marvel’s witty bubblegum romp..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Guardians of the Galaxy review – smart and funny retro thrills | Film … Continue reading

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“..Original art from the greatest private comic collection on earth..”

“..One evening several years ago my friend – the artist Coop – - took me to the San Fernando Valley house of comic book art collector Glenn Bray..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Original art from the greatest private comic collection … Continue reading

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“..15 Pieces of Life Advice From Homer Simpson..”

(ed:..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> 15 Pieces of Life Advice From Homer Simpson – CollegeHumor Post.

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key as mafia-don…

(ed:..as goldsmith kisses his ring..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Take one for the team – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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“..Bill Maher Bashes Republicans Over Border Crisis With Epic Dr. Seuss Parody..”

“..The host of HBO’s ‘Real Time’ took on the border crisis and Tea Party Republicans – - with an epic Dr. Seuss parody on Friday night..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Bill Maher Bashes Republicans Over Border Crisis With Epic Dr. … Continue reading

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“..Comic-Con 2014: the wildest and weirdest outfits..”

“..Here are the looks from the weekend..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Comic-Con 2014: the wildest and weirdest outfits | Culture | The Guardian.

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“..The Simpsons: Krusty the Clown’s foul-mouthed rant prompts complaints..”

“..The washed-up boozy clown was heard to use the word ‘bastard’..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The Simpsons: Krusty the Clown’s foul-mouthed rant prompts complaints | Media | The Guardian.

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“..The Simpsons Family Guy trailer: First look at crossover episode after Comic-Con debut..”

“..A first look at the long-awaited Simpsons Family Guy crossover episode has been released at Comic Con – - revealing Peter Griffin and Homer Simpson’s budding friendship..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The Simpsons Family Guy trailer: First look at crossover … Continue reading

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“..The ten weirdest toys you can buy at Comic-Con 2014..”

“..Kudos to the designer of this anime mousepad – - which, with the raised breasts for added wrist comfort – - is both slightly sexy – and practical..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The ten weirdest toys you can buy at … Continue reading

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“..From Pizza Dog to Vincent Van Goat – the best comic book pets..”

“..When you’re a heroic avenger trying to slay criminals – - sometimes the only sidekick you can count on is four-legged..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> From Pizza Dog to Vincent Van Goat, the best comic book pets – Salon.com.

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“..Bad News..”

(..a tom tomorrow cartoon..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Bad News | The Nation.

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“..Check Out the 2,000-Pound Monster WIRED’s Unleashing on Comic-Con..”

“..a nearly 14-foot tall – 2,000 pound creature – - to amaze the crowd this week in San Diego. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at the building of this mind-blowing creation..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Check Out the 2,000-Pound Monster WIRED’s … Continue reading

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“..You Can Now Pay 99 Cents to Read 15,000 Marvel Comics Online..”

“..Marvel Comics is opening the floodgates to their massive online comics archive – Marvel Unlimited — – for only 99 cents. For the next week a dollar will buy you a month of total access to Marvel’s online cache of … Continue reading

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“..Emoji Are Taking Over The World, And One Artist Is Documenting The Damage..” (ed:..join the backlash..)

“..Emoji are taking over the world. If we wanted to write that in pithy little caricatures – - we’d probably include that evil image of two ballerinas- – or everyone’s favorite pile of poop next to a tiny globe – … Continue reading

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“..Top 10 animal villains..”

“..the most chillingly evil animals in children’s books..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Top 10 animal villains | Childrens-books-site | The Guardian.

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“..The Book of Trees: 800 Years of Visualizing Science – Religion – and Knowledge – in Symbolic Diagrams..”

“..How the humble tree became our most powerful visual metaphor for organizing information – - and distilling our understanding of the world..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The Book of Trees: 800 Years of Visualizing Science, Religion, and Knowledge in Symbolic … Continue reading

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“..The Phoenix: the best kids’ comic in ages..”

“..The Phoenix is a phenomenon: a beautiful enjoyably silly story magazine for girls and boys – – it’s advert-free – and it’s the longest-lasting new launch in the market in decades. Could the delights of Corpse Talk – and Tamsin … Continue reading

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“..Superhero switch-ups: A history of race and gender switches in comics..”

“..Thor and Captain America aren’t the first comic book characters to change up their gender and race..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Superhero switch-ups: A history of race and gender switches in comics – Salon.com.

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“..’You gotta deal with it!’..: The TV writers behind the powerful female character no one is talking about..”

“..’The Legend of Korra’ may be a cartoon – - but its female protagonist is one of the toughest most complex on TV..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> “You gotta deal with it!”: The TV writers behind the powerful female character … Continue reading

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“..Archie is dead: ‘Everyone is really emotional – It’s an amazing moment’..”

“..Comic book star killed off in Life with Archie to live on in Classic Archie – – but some fans are upset with publisher’s ‘publicity stunt’..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Archie is dead: ‘Everyone is really emotional. It’s an amazing … Continue reading

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“..Cartoon: Greens’ policy launch..”

(ed:..heh..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Greens’ policy launch – National – NZ Herald News.

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“..Ralph Steadman Illustrates the Life of Leonardo da Vinci..”

“..Freud once observed that the great Renaissance polymath Leonardo da Vinci was – - ‘like a man who awoke too early in the darkness – - while the others were all still asleep’. And how blazingly awake he was — … Continue reading

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“..All of Robert Crumb’s work from his fantastic Weirdo Years..”

“..Not only does Crumb plumb deeper than ever into the depths of his neurotic soul – - he also lays bare the behavior of modern society with a keen eye – - and a bittersweet sense of humor..” (cont..) go … Continue reading

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“..Arab world cartoonists prove a faster draw than their governments over Gaza..”

“..Paralysis of Arab League members over conflict – - as much a target of anger across region – - as Israel and US support for it..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Arab world cartoonists prove a faster draw than their governments … Continue reading

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“..The top 10 comics in art..”

“..From Matt Groening’s pre-Simpson’s strip – to Michelangelo’s ceiling – - and Hogarth’s social commentary – - artists have been reinventing the cartoon for centuries..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> The top 10 comics in art | Artanddesign | The Guardian.

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“..Lego told ‘everything is not awesome’ in viral Greenpeace video..”

“..With nearly 1m page views – film of an oil-stricken Arctic built from Lego bricks is latest salvo in campaign against Shell deal..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Lego told ‘everything is not awesome’ in viral Greenpeace video | Adam Vaughan … Continue reading

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“..9 series that prove 2014 is the year of the female-centric comic book..”

“..From ‘Rat Queens’ to ‘Black Widow’ – - comics have never starred more complicated compelling female superheroes..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> 9 series that prove 2014 is the year of the female-centric comic book – Salon.com.

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“..An emoji-only social network: Ridiculous – or brilliant?..”

“..With forthcoming app Emojli – - even your username is an emoji..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> An emoji-only social network: Ridiculous … or brilliant? – Salon.com.

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an introvert cartoons on her struggles with being an introvert..

“..’I’m always standing on ceremony – waiting to be alone again’ – - Bell writes in her latest book – Truth Is Fragmentary – available in bookstores this month. Bell’s raw and revealing cartoons investigate life from the perspective of … Continue reading

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“..Monty Python Ministry of Silly Walks gets its own mobile game..”

(ed:..i am convinced..that should key/national get a third term.. ..and have to embrace colin ‘chem-trails’ craig.. ..that ‘minister of silly walks’.. ..would be the most appropriate/safest portfolio for him to hold..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Monty Python Ministry of Silly … Continue reading

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“..Call for cartoon ban on cereals..”

“..The use of celebrities and cartoon characters to give children the hard-sell on breakfast cereals should be banned – say health researchers. A University of Auckland study of breakfast cereals on New Zealand supermarket shelves found more than half of … Continue reading

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“..Weird and wonderful: cult comicbooks invade the TV screen..”

“..Commissioning editors are prepared to take a risk with new series – - featuring vampires – zombies – possessed preachers – professional assassins – and exorcists..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> Weird and wonderful: cult comicbooks invade the TV screen | … Continue reading

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obama and key..(cartoon..)

(ed:..could they be any closer..?..ew..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Cartoon: Close relations – Opinion – NZ Herald News.

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“..Tips on Smuggling Pot into the United States..”

(a comic..) (cont..) go to source/story>>> Tips on Smuggling Pot into the United States – Boing Boing.

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“..AlterNet Comics: Keith Knight on the Inventor of Ecstasy..”

“..Take those drugs responsibly – kids!..” (cont..) go to source/story>>> AlterNet Comics: Keith Knight on the Inventor of Ecstasy | Alternet.

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“..9 Political Cartoons That Put Climate Change In Perspective..”

(ed:..cd someone plse forward this one to that clown jamie ‘just do nothing about climate-change’ whyte.. ..from the act party..ta..!..) go to source/story>>> 9 Political Cartoons That Put Climate Change In Perspective.

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