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Calvin and Hobbes

Here's Your Chance To Buy Art By 'Calvin And Hobbes' Creator Bill Watterson

AP | Posted 08.08.2014 | Arts

DALLAS (AP) — Artwork from "Calvin and Hobbes" creator Bill Watterson's three-day return to comics has brought more than $74,000 at auction to benef...

Celebrating The Creator Of Calvin And Hobbes -- And A World-Class Introvert -- On His Birthday

Roz Warren | Posted 07.04.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Bill Watterson isn't just the creator of the world's best comic strip. According to the book "Looking for Calvin and Hobbes," a biography of the elusive and reclusive cartoonist, Watterson is also a world-class introvert.

'Calvin And Hobbes' Cartoonist Makes Brief Return To Funny Pages

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 06.09.2014 | Arts

Eagle-eyed funny page fans may have noticed something different last week in Stephan Pastis' comic strip, "Pearls Before Swine." Perhaps something a b...

Reclusive 'Calvin And Hobbes' Creator Returns To Comics

The Washington Post | Posted 06.07.2014 | Arts

At the end of 1995, the beloved “Calvin and Hobbes” sledded off the comics page for the final time, and its long-reclusive legendary creator, Bill...

'Calvin And Hobbes' Creator Releases First Artwork In Almost 20 Years

Posted 02.28.2014 | Arts

Bill Watterson, the notoriously reclusive creator of the comic "Calvin and Hobbes", has finally released his first new, public work of art in nearly 2...

These Disturbingly Creative Snowmen Would Make Calvin And Hobbes Proud

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

Bill Watterson's classic comic strip always took an extra sharp turn for the weird around the season's first snowfall. And although there hasn't been ...

ReThink Review: Dear Mr. Watterson - Art and Business and Calvin & Hobbes

Jonathan Kim | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

The documentary Dear Mr. Watterson explores what makes Calvin & Hobbes so special, beloved, and influential, and why its creator was willing to take on newspapers and the comics industry not only to serve his creation, but comics in general.

'Calvin And Hobbes' Like You've Always Wanted To See Them

Posted 11.02.2013 | Arts

In a beautiful example of fan-made animation (fanimation?), a Canadian artist has created an adorable homage to the timeless "Calvin and Hobbes" comic...

'Dear Mr. Watterson' Trailer Brings 'Calvin & Hobbes' To Life

Posted 10.11.2013 | Entertainment

"It’s a magical world, Hobbes, ol’ buddy…Let’s go exploring!" For a decade beginning in 1985, Bill Watterson captivated newspaper audience...

Everyone Needs To Read This

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 08.29.2013 | Comedy

Bill Watterson retired from writing and drawing "Calvin & Hobbes" about 18 years ago, but the timelessness of his message -- to always remain thoughtf...

Wise Words From 'Calvin And Hobbes'

Posted 08.23.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

WATCH: The Trailer For The New Calvin And Hobbes Documentary

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 07.17.2013 | Arts

Get ready to bathe in the sweet, intoxicating aura of your own nostalgia: A "Calvin and Hobbes" documentary is coming out in just a few short months. ...

Why Does Calvin and Hobbes Have Such a Cult Following?

Quora | Posted 07.30.2013 | Comedy
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Utkarsh Malhotra, Writer at IITD Started in 1985, Calvin and Hobbes has been published in mo...

This Will Bring A Tear To Your Eye

Posted 05.30.2013 | Comedy

WARNING: This portrait of a grown-up Calvin (of Bill Watterson's immortal "Calvin and Hobbes") by artist and comedian Craig Mahoney may cause tears to...

PHOTO: Best.Mom.Ever

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 05.15.2013 | HuffPost Home

When a parent sacrifices home design for their kids, it's worthy of an award.

'Calvin & Hobbes' Never Looked So Creepy

Posted 04.05.2013 | Comedy

Sure, the original "Calvin and Hobbes" strip by Bill Watterson had its dark overtones, but nothing compared to this gritty re-imagining of our heroes ...

WATCH: Why We Wish We Had This Room Growing Up

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 03.26.2013 | HuffPost Home

In this nursery, a favorite comic strip comes to life -- almost.

What Kind of Person Does Calvin (from Calvin and Hobbes) Grow Up To Be?

Quora | Posted 05.22.2013 | Comedy
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Siddhartha Nambiar, A Calvin Fan, through and through This is a very interesting question, a...

WATCH: 'Calvin & Hobbes' Finally Animated

Posted 03.19.2013 | Comedy

The comic strip "Calvin & Hobbes" has never seen an authorized animation for one reason: Its creator, Bill Watterson, has refused several lucrative of...

Choose Your Weapon in the Fight Against Climate Change

Neil Wagner | Posted 05.18.2013 | Green
Neil Wagner

2013-03-18-Neilwagnerclimatecartoon We've all heard that if you find a job you love you'll never work a day in your life. The same can be said of environmental activism -- if you find the role that's right for you, you may find yourself experiencing things and learning more than you'd ever imagined.

What Your Favorite Comic Says About You

Flavorwire | Posted 11.16.2012 | Teen

Yesterday, at long last, the paperback edition of The Complete Calvin and Hobbes hit stores....

Reading Lists for When the Lights Go Out

Rachael Berkey | Posted 12.29.2012 | Books
Rachael Berkey

In preparation for Hurricane Sandy sweeping over the east coast this week, I scoured my bookshelves and put together my own Hurricane list.

Baby Name or Weapon of Mass Humiliation?

Alex McCord | Posted 07.29.2012 | Parents
Alex McCord

What's the worst thing you've ever let your older child do to the younger one?

Christmas, 'Calvin And Hobbes' Style

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 12.17.2011 | Home

Calvin is a disturbed little boy. Or maybe it was just the mind of the classic Calvin and Hobbes cartoonist, Bill Waterson. Jim Frommeyer and Teagu...

Fifteen of This Millennium's Top Novels

Dave Astor | Posted 10.29.2011 | Books
Dave Astor

These aren't necessarily the best novels of the past 11 years, because there are acclaimed books I've yet to read.