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Interview with Nina Paley, Animator and Director of Sita Sings the Blues, a Fantastic Jazz Musical Retelling of the Ramayana

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

American cartoonist Nina Paley has one of the hottest indie movies around, Sita Sings the Blues (rating: 86), her animated retelling of the classic Hi...

Moose and Squirrel Celebrate Their 50th Anniversary

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Robert J. Elisberg

Today marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most beloved and still-appreciated cartoon shows, ever.

Cartoon: Nattering Naybobs and Noxious Nutballs

Shan Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Shan Wells

With a few notable exception, broadcast news is a very scary place these days. What Edward R. Murrow would think of the current zeitgeist is unknowable, but we might hazard a guess.

Rainbow Brite's Makeover: Skinnier, Sexier, Older

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

If you were a little girl, or the mom of one, in the 80s, you remember Rainbow Brite, the beloved snub-nosed cartoon heroine who would ride her horse ...

Harlem Memorializes Michael Jackson at Apollo Theater

Lauri Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
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Lauri Lyons

The Apollo Theater's memorial tribute to Michael Jackson might as well have been Mardi Gras in Harlem.

The 9 Best Political Cartoons Of The Week: Vote For Your Favorite!

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Hello, HuffPosters! Welcome to a new feature here, aimed at highlighting the best political cartoons of the week. We put snippets of the cartoons we l...

Free Speech and Funeral Picketing:

Eugene Volokh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eugene Volokh

The Fourth Circuit has just reversed the $5 million intentional infliction of emotional distress and invasion of privacy verdict against the group who picketed the funeral of a slain soldier.

You Already Have A Death Panel

Carolita Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Carolita Johnson

My own health plan: go back to France for any life-preserving treatments I think might be worth going through, because even as an American paying full price, it's so much cheaper there.

The Daily Szep-Money barks

Paul Szep | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Paul Szep


10 Life Lessons From Cartoon Characters | PAUL ASAY | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Smash! Blam! Kablooie! For some of us of a certain age, those were the soul-soothing sounds of Saturday mornings. We'd snuggle up in our footie PJs a...

The White House Beer Date: Best and Worst Scenarios

Carolita Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Carolita Johnson

American Migraine: The New GOP (VIDEO)

Tim Long and Xeth Feinberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Tim Long and Xeth Feinberg


DVDs: "Mad Men Season 2" Gets Darker

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

With the new season just around the corner in mid-August, it's a good time to catch up with Mad Men. It is one show that definitely rewards careful rewatching.

Blip: Adorable Aliens Fight For Supremacy! (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

We don't know if this is an hilarious metaphor for red states vs. blue states, but whatever message you take away from this video it will undoubtably ...

Who Gave Me This Nasty Summer Cold? (SLIDESHOW)

Carolita Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Carolita Johnson

Congress Demands GM/Chrysler Carfax Report

Duncan Quirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Duncan Quirk

Karl Lagerfeld To Voice Cartoon Villian

Hollywood Reporter | Rebecca Leffler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

French animated movie "Totally Spies" will get a designer makeover with fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld set to lend his voice to the film, the film's prod...

Cheney takes on Guantanamo, Iraq, His Entire Legacy

Duncan Quirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Duncan Quirk

All Sex Is Safe Sex

William Hamilton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
William Hamilton


Governor Rick Perry Explains It All: Swine Flu, CNN, And Iraq

Duncan Quirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Duncan Quirk

Rick Perry Livid About D.C. Award Season Snub

Duncan Quirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Duncan Quirk

The Bailout Slide Game!

Carolita Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Carolita Johnson

WATCH: A Detailed Analysis of The Tea Bag Revolution

Lee Camp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lee Camp

Good Grief! Comic Characters Leave Newspapers for a Day

Dave Astor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Dave Astor

Given that most newspapers still don't publish weekday comics in color, my mistake was putting today's cartoon guests in the green room rather than the black-and-white room.

NYT Blows It On Pixar, The Safest Bet In Hollywood

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

No studio, no director, no star has ever had the unbroken string of success that Pixar has enjoyed with every single film it's made from Toy Story in 1995 to 2008's Oscar-winning WALL-E.