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Cartoons

  1. appreciations
    SpongeBob SquarePants and the Indestructible Faith of ImaginationAlways hold on to your magic pencil, kids, and remember that mayonnaise is not an instrument.
  2. the cartoon corner
    Nickelodeon’s Early Years Were ‘Loose and Crazy,’ As If You Had Any DoubtsAccording to the creator of Rocko’s Modern Life.
  3. comics
    The Pseudonymous New Cartoonist Giving ‘Nancy’ a Millennial-Approved UpdateOlivia Jaimes’s savvily modern and surprisingly funny take on the long-running newspaper comic strip speaks for itself.
  4. the industry
    Tell Your Cat to Get His Headshots Together: A Tom & Jerry Movie Is in the WorksWhat about a cartoon Jerry and a real Tom? Or a real cat and mouse, with a completely animated world? The possibilities are endless.
  5. representation
    BoJack Horseman’s Biggest Mystery: Is Todd Supposed to Be Latino?A candid answer from BoJack creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg.
  6. cartoons
    Graydon Carter Has a Real Talent for Drawing NosesSee his cartooning debut, in Esquire.
  7. book excerpt
    How BoJack Horseman Got MadeAn oral history of TV’s favorite alcoholic, narcissistic, self-destructive talking horse.
  8. appreciations
    Why Ice King Is Adventure Time’s Best CharacterHe wasn’t just an evil, crazy wizard.
  9. cartoons
    Voltron: Legendary Defender Had a Gay Character All AlongThe creators of the Netflix show explain why Shiro’s sexuality is not a “big reveal.”
  10. looking back
    Revisiting the Beatles’ Cartoon LSD Utopia Yellow SubmarineA children’s film about pacifism winning out over imperialist annihilation might seem odd, but after the Summer of Love, it made perfect sense.
  11. castings
    Sarah Chalke Will Bring Her Voice to Netflix With Animated Paradise P.D.The new adult cartoon will focus on a bunch of bumbling cops.
  12. more sexual harassment allegations
    Ren & Stimpy Creator Allegedly Has a History of Preying on Young GirlsThrough an attorney, John Kricfalusi acknowledged that “he had a 16-year-old girlfriend.”
  13. boom shakalaka
    Jay-Z Releases Animated ‘Blue’s Freestyle’ Video on TidalThe cartoon dropped Sunday, which is, of course, Blue Ivy’s sixth birthday.
  14. change is inevitable
    PowerPuff Girls Introduces a Fourth Sister Who Was Supposedly There All AlongMeet Bliss, the long-lost older sister.
  15. the industry
    Louis C.K. and Albert Brooks’s The Cops Ordered to Series by TBSYou get three guesses to name the characters’ profession. The first two don’t count.
  16. cartoons
    Cult Cartoon Bee and Puppycat Is BackIt’s been on hiatus for years.
  17. Will Forte Published a Book of Cartoons Called ‘101 Things to Definitely […]One of Will Forte’s finest pre-SNL creations is now available in book form. Titled 101 Things to Definitely Not Do if You Want to Get a Chick, […]
  18. Judge Doom’s Toon Execution Room, by Geoffrey Golden Dream It! Screw It! “collects” 30 years worth of notes, sketches, and plans for Disney park attractions conceived by Walt Disney’s idiot […]
  19. Adventure Time’s 9th Season Will Be Its LastNew episodes will air through 2018.
  20. getting crazy with make up
    Crazy Makeup Looks Inspired by Comic-ConSailor Moon, Catwoman, and more.
  21. tv review
    BoJack Horseman’s Third Season Is TerrificWith its mix of curveball innovations and very BoJack elements, season three of Raphael Bob-Waksberg’s cartoon sitcom might be its best overall.
  22. Ted Cruz Is Pretty Hot As a CartoonNo presidential candidate’s distorted self-image has ever been this vividly drawn.
  23. The Dark, Angry Father of ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks’David Seville never really existed at all, and yet there have been at least three of him in the last 60 years. Dave, of course, is the human […]
  24. Palestinian Leader Pissed Over Pro-Muhammad CartoonShortly after marching in support of freedom of speech.
  25. Russia’s Latest Pro-Putin Art Exhibit Shows Him Spanking ObamaHe looks great in cartoons, to be honest.
  26. Exploring the Hidden Racist Past of the Looney ToonsI have an uncomfortable confession to make: I have never liked the Looney Tunes. Despite the cultural pervasiveness of these characters, and a […]
  27. Puck Magazine and the Birth of Modern Political CartooningIn the late 19th Century, long before Mad Magazine and the Daily Show, there was Puck. The magazine helped to change the very nature of […]
  28. Sufferin’ Succotash! Looney Tunes Voice Actor Joe Alaskey On Bugs Bunny, […]Bugs Bunny. Daffy Duck. Yosemite Sam. Marvin the Martian. These animated icons would have been silenced years ago if not for Joe Alaskey, the […]
  29. fashion illustrations
    Grace Coddington Sketched Her Life for New BookThey’re not real memories unless you can draw them.
  30. supercuts
    Watch a Supercut of Sexual Innuendo in CartoonsBugs Bunny, you cad!
  31. animation
    See Early Sketches of Eleven Famous Cartoon CharactersIt’s nice to see Marge Simpsons’s upper lip leveled out.
  32. teenage mutant ninja turtles
    See the (Rumored) First Sketch Ever of the Teenage Mutant Ninja TurtlesOnce upon a time, the turtles were in black and white.
  33. slideshow
    See the Parks and Recreation Characters As CartoonsLeslie Knope would be adorable animated.
  34. exclusive
    Justin Theroux to Create Cartoon for FoxIt will be about a liberal, present-day Archie Bunker type who pines for the nineties and loathes his New York surroundings.
  35. mindy kaling
    Mindy Kaling Will Write and Voice a Prime-Time CartoonAbout a girls’ high school volleyball team.
  36. drive
    See What Drive Would Look Like As an Animated ShortAnimators Tom Haugomat and Bruno Mangyoku turn the gory “car noire” (our term!) into an equally gory cartoon, scorpion jacket unchanged.
  37. movies
    Woody Woodpecker Feature Film in DevelopmentMakers of Despicable Me and The Lorax behind project.
  38. Vendys
    A Collection of Food-Cart CartoonsThe timeless hot dog.
  39. clickables
    See Jaws Reimagined With Peanuts CharactersHappiness is needing a bigger boat.
  40. clickables
    Check Out the Comprehensive Cartoon Color WheelThe Orange Cartoon Lobby has been falling down on the job.
  41. 20 Years Later, Looking Back at the Twisted Genius of Ren and StimpyRen and Stimpy turns 20 years old this summer, and I kicked off celebrations by watching one of my favorite episodes, Space Madness. It opens […]
  42. clickables
    Learn Physics With My Little Pony: Friendship Is MagicKinematics! Whatever those are.
  43. Beloved Daily News Sports Cartoonist Bill Gallo DiesA sad day in tabloid history.
  44. clickables
    Read Roger Ebert’s Winning New Yorker Cartoon CaptionHe finally won!
  45. clickables
    Watch a Maybe-Promising Trailer for the ThunderCats RemakeThundercats hoooooooooo!
  46. clickables
    Read 3eanuts, the Peanuts’ Answer to Garfield Minus GarfieldLucy is really struggling.
  47. clickables
    Watch the CBBC’s Delightful Animated Series About a Crime-Fighting Rasta MouseKids, help your parents find their cheese.
  48. clickables
    Read a Collection of New Yorker Cartoons With Literal Captions“I’m an alien.”
  49. clickables
    Read The New Yorker’s Four Loko CartoonR.I.P. Loko.
  50. clickables
    See Scenes From Wicker Man Reimagined As New Yorker CartoonsHow long will we have to wait for the reverse?
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