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I've Become a Stinkin' Cartoon

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 12.16.2014 | Comedy
Elaine Ambrose

My friends and family have known for years that I am a character and a cartoon, but now I can cut loose some real proof. My "Don't Fart in an MRI" inspired Lola, the sassy curmudgeon of the daily comic pages, to assume the position and copy me.

2014: Year of the Funny Women, Part 2: Women Cartoonists Draw Top Awards

Beverly Wettenstein | Posted 11.10.2014 | Comedy
Beverly Wettenstein

Women cartoonists are finally drawing a fine line and earning righful rewards for their work. Stay tooned.

If You Are An Introvert (Or Love One) You Need This Book

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 07.07.2014 | Books

What is one of the country's best visual storytellers worried about? Meeting you. Gabrielle Bell, the acclaimed cartoonist whom the New Yorke...

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.

Dictators Seem Strong, But They Can't Take a Joke

Freedom House | Posted 04.14.2013 | World
Freedom House

by Mary McGuire Senior Communications Manager and Mary Humphreys, Communications Intern A thick skin is a necessary prerequisite for every success...

Sketchy Deals

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Close and Not-So-Close Encounters With Famous Authors

Dave Astor | Posted 07.23.2012 | Books
Dave Astor

Literature fans love "encounters" with living or dead authors. These might involve seeing novelists at book signings, listening to them give a talk, or visiting homes/museums connected with famous authors of the past.

I Could Write a Book About My Book Ordeal!

Dave Astor | Posted 07.10.2012 | Books
Dave Astor

Celebrity entertainers and politicians have no problem getting their memoirs published. So a book partly about celebrity entertainers and politicians should have had no problem getting published, right?

Limbaugh Cartoonists

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.12.2012 | Media
Jeff Danziger

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Behind the Scenes With New Yorker Cartoonist, Pat Byrnes

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 01.14.2012 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

As a cartoonist, one can't aspire any higher than the New Yorker. So it was very exciting to sit down with New Yorker cartoonist Pat Byrnes in his home studio.

Celebrate Father's Day With Comic Strip Dads

Kate Kelly | Posted 08.15.2011 | Media
Kate Kelly

As Father's Day nears, I decided to take a look back at some comic strip fathers to see how dads have been depicted over time.

Cartoonist Releases Graphic Memoir Of Prostitution

npr.org | By Glen Weldon | Posted 07.12.2011 | Books

It's not that getting dumped by his girlfriend soured Canadian cartoonist Chester Brown on the notion of romantic love, exactly. Because to sour on so...

Santa and the Cartoonist

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Pulitzer-Winning Cartoonist Dies At 86

AP | ANDREW DALTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — For more than half a century, Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist Paul Conrad poked fun at politicians, taking on presidents from Ha...

A Canary in Democracy's Coal Mine

Jeffrey Abelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jeffrey Abelson

Long before Jon Stewart regaled us with his deliciously crafted imagery to make sharply pointed political statements, a posse of fearless editorial cartoonists did much the same thing.

Cartoonists "Bending Over Backwards," Struggling To Draw Obama

AP | JESSE WASHINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Cartoonist Lalo Alcaraz was in front of a classroom full of black and Latino kids, drawing presidents. He sketched Bush, then Clinton. Next came his f...