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GOP Forcibly Making Working Families Flexible

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 07.06.2013 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

The GOP forced flexibility act is part of a list of proposals House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) calls "Making Life Work." That's right, Republicans intend to make life nothing but work. No eight hours for sleep. No eight hours for anything you will. Just work, Gumby, just work.

The Twitter Bird Gets A Makeover

Posted 06.12.2012 | Arts

The Twitter avatar -- that little blue bird that greets you every time you share a 140-character nugget of social wisdom -- has become a pop ico...

The Voice Behind Gumby Has Died

AP | Posted 08.01.2012 | TV

VISTA, Calif. -- The radio and television voice-over star whose work included the animated characters Gumby and Speedy Alka-Seltzer has died in Southe...

What to Expect in Year '12 (Aside From a Crappy Economy)

Richard Laermer | Posted 02.13.2012 | Home
Richard Laermer

Here is a full menu of ideas on everything from media, brand management, and communications etiquette to business, careers, and technology.

Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing 7-Eleven Dressed As Gumby

AP | Posted 11.25.2011 | Crime

SAN DIEGO -- A man accused of trying to rob a San Diego 7-Eleven while dressed as Gumby has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor burglary. A lawyer for 19-y...

WATCH: Mind-Melting Stop Motion Animation

Posted 12.20.2011 | Arts

There may be something inherently childlike about about stop motion animation, but Nico Livesey's latest offering appeals to a deeper sensibility. The...

The Trippy Student Film That Inspired 'Gumby'

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 12.12.2011 | Home

In honor of Art Clokey's 90th birthday (which Google is celebrating with a Gumby logo), here's "Gumbasia," a trippy student film Clokey made at USC in...

Google Honors Beloved Animator

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 12.12.2011 | Technology

Google's latest doodle illustration featured a brightly colored interactive tribute to artist Arthur "Art" Clokey, who would have turned 90 on October...

David Moye

WATCH: Gumby's Boss Insists Robbery Is Out Of Character

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 11.14.2011 | Weird News

Millions of people have been following the story about the guy in San Diego who allegedly attempted to rob a convenience store dressed in a Gumby cost...

Shanghai Expo Denies Mascot Haibao Is Copy Of Gumby

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SHANGHAI — The Shanghai Expo mascot Haibao, a plump sky blue cartoon figure shaped like a stick person, is the latest target of claims event org...

Introducing "The Axed Hack's Guide to Flacking"

Richard Laermer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard Laermer

PR is not the dark side any more. Here is how to determine whether you've got the goods to make it in our hood--particularly since tons of reporters need jobs.

Gumby Is My Mascot

Richard Laermer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard Laermer

Those who "have Gumby" participate. Not ones to sit idly by and watch from the sidelines, these are the folks who jump in and use their wits and intellect to get the job done.

Gumby Is The Meaning of Life (Amen!)

Richard Laermer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard Laermer

Gumby is more than ever becoming key to success in whatever world you tool around in. Gumby is attitude. Gumby is action. Gumby is results.