cartoons

The #BananaPeelChallenge Is The Latest Trend With Teens

Have you ever found yourself revisiting your favorite cartoon only to wonder: are banana peels truly as dangerous as they’ve been stereotyped?! This is the pressing question that teens on…

Bronwyn Isaac | March 29, 2016 - 12:45 pm

The “Gummi Bears” Theme Song Gets Slow-Jammed

Internet famous cover band Postmodern Jukebox — known for their genre-bending takes on pop music hits — recently found time in their busy schedules for a pretty fun side project.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 17, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Meet The Fresh-Faced Cast Of The “Jem & The Holograms” Movie

More than a month after we first reported on the news of a live-action “Jem & The Holograms” movie being inexplicably brought to the big screen by Justin Bieber’s mega-manager,…

Leslie Simon | April 28, 2014 - 11:00 am

Here’s How To Read Your Cat’s Mind

Ever wonder what your cat is thinking? She’s trying to tell you — through her body language! Graphic designer, illustrator and cat lover Cindy Suen created this adorable video as…

Claire Hannum | April 3, 2014 - 11:40 am

A Live-Action “Jem & The Holograms” Is Coming, Which Means It’s Time For Some Crappy Photoshop!

I’ll be honest, I don’t know how I feel about today’s announcement that ’80s cartoon favorite, “Jem & The Holograms,” is being made into a live-action movie. Mostly because three…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 20, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Hey, It’s A Peanuts Christmas Dance Flashmob!

Need a little Christmas right this very minute? Yeah, me, too. This flashmob of people doing the Christmas dance from  “A Charlie Brown Christmas” — right down to the exact…

Jessica Wakeman | December 23, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Check Out This Trailer For The Calvin And Hobbes Documentary, “Dear Mr. Watterson”

Calvin And Hobbes was everything in my childhood. Everything. I read the strip every day in the my parents’ newspaper and had all the Calvin And Hobbes books. Okay, they…

Jessica Wakeman | July 17, 2013 - 2:30 pm

6 Pop Culture Icons Nobody Admits They Were Attracted To

As a child of pop culture, it should come as no little surprise that most of my psyche was formed by various cartoon and film studios and is tragically underequipped…

Cracked | January 24, 2013 - 4:50 pm

Watch And Enjoy: “50 Shades Of Greyskull”

You will never catch me reading 50 Shades of Grey, so pardon me if I get all my info about Christian Grey etc. from watching this He-Man mashup from “Late…

Julie Gerstein | July 28, 2012 - 3:00 pm

“Doonesbury” Comics On Abortion Banned By Newspapers

Several newspapers in Oregon and Florida are refusing to print “Doonesbury” cartoons this week, which skewer anti-abortion lawmakers; other papers in Kansas City and Los Angeles are running the comics…

Jessica Wakeman | March 12, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Who Is Calling Michelle Obama Fat?

Michelle Obama? Fat? The woman whose toned upper-arms have headlined the 10 o’clock news? Who would dare say such a thing? In a cartoon on a conservative web site called…

Jessica Wakeman | February 15, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Holiday Cheer With Lucy, Linus And The Gang

Is there anything more cheerful and holiday-rific than “The Peanuts” theme song? Written in 1964 by composer Vince Guaraldi, the winsome little tune is actually called “Linus and Lucy.” Today,…

Julie Gerstein | December 18, 2010 - 12:00 pm
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