Cartoons

Jimmy Fallon Becomes a Toubled Teenage Charlie Brown in Dark ‘Riverdale’ Parody of ‘Peanuts’

On a hilarious episode of <i>The Tonight Show</i>, host Jimmy Fallon became a troubled teenage Charlie Brown while acting out a dark <i>Riverdale</i> parody of …

Madelaine Petsch

Jimmy Fallon Reboots Charlie Brown For The CW With The ‘Riverdale’ Spoof ‘Peanuts’

Would you welcome perpetually depressed cartoon tot Charlie Brown getting a CW-friendly makeover? Jimmy Fallon can make that curious vision a reality. In fact, he already has. (It’d be a bit silly to bring it up if he hadn’t.)<p>Charles Schulz’s iconic comic strip <i>Peanuts</i> undergoes a complete <i>Riverdale</i> …

TV

‘The Simpsons’ Predicted Disney’s Acquisition of Fox Almost 20 Years Ago

“The Simpsons” has predicted yet another big media happening. This time: Disney’s massive purchase of 21th Century Fox assets. In an episode of the …

The Simpsons

"A Charlie Brown Christmas" Symbolizes the Triumph of Common Sense

December 9th marks the anniversary of the Christmas TV special which basically birthed all others: “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”<p>Most Americans know …

Economics

Charlie Brown Heads to Riverdale in Jimmy Fallon's Peanuts Spoof

You’ll never see the <i>Peanuts</i> gang the same way again.<p><i>The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</i> recently aired a <i>Riverdale</i> parody starring the kids from …

Geek

'Good Grief!:' Jimmy Fallon Reimagines the CW's Riverdale — with Charlie Brown and the Peanuts Gang

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery?<p>On Tuesday, <i>The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</i> premiered a parody of The CW’s hit show <i>Riverdale</i> — …

TV

15 Retro Cartoon Spin-Offs You Forgot

The spin-off is a time honored tradition. As long as there has been television, there have been studio executives green lighting new shows spinning …

TV

Peanuts Gets The Riverdale Treatment Thanks To Jimmy Fallon — WATCH!

There's no denying that <b>Jimmy Fallon</b> is a <i>Riverdale</i> fan.<p>We mean, the talk show host nerded out pretty hard when the show's stars popped by <i>The Tonight</i> …

Jimmy Fallon

The Proof That Mel Blanc–the Voice Behind Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck & Porky Pig–Was a Genius

Bugs Bunny is a talented mimic.<p>His effortless impersonations of the celebrities of his day are not always politic (see Al Jolson) but there’s no …

Culture

CARTOON 12-13-2017 - Ripley's Believe It or Not!

Stuntman Liam Collins from England leaps through flaming hoops while blindfolded!<p>Ripley's Believe It or Not!<p>Sign up for the weekly weird!

New Google Apps Stylize Videos into Comic Strips, Nifty Loops

Google is hoping users try out the experimental imaging apps, which take advantage of the smartphone's camera and computer vision algorithms.<p>PCMag …

Comic Strips

Star Wars: 15 Hilarious Solo Family Memes

With the release of <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> fast approaching, we are chomping at the bit to learn what comes next for the Skywalker/Solo family. When …

Star Wars

A Hogwarts House Reading List: 20 Books for Gryffindors

So, you’re a Gryffindor, a member of the best house. (Hey, nobody ever said arrogance wasn’t also a Gryffindor quality, right?) Maybe you’re a Harry …

Books

You need to hear this clip of JD McCrary, the new young Simba from "The Lion King," singing at the Clippers game last night

We’re counting down the days until the live-action <i>The Lion King</i>, but lucky for us we got a little sneak peek. JD McCrary gave us a taste of Young …

Why cords and strings get knotted so quickly

Rat from the comic strip <i>Pearls Before Swine</i> can be forgiven for thinking that there is something supernatural going on. Everyone has experienced …

20 Calvin and Hobbes Comics to Get You in the Christmas Spirit

Their mischievous ways may have secured them a permanent spot on the naughty list, but nothing brings us more cheer than Calvin and Hobbes' …

Calvin and Hobbes

Peanuts' prestige stands the test of time

If you grew up with the Charles Schulz-penned comic strip, Peanuts, you may be culturally acclimatized to the world of Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy …

Charlie Brown

The 10-Year-Old Playing Simba Alongside Donald Glover Has A Cooler Life Than You

Disney is looking to add another billion-dollar movie on their mantlepiece. In two years, the long awaited live-action remake of the seminal animated …

Pop Culture

Disney Illustrator’s Adorable Mash-Up Imagines ‘Star Wars’ as ‘Calvin and Hobbes’ Comics

For over 16 years, Brian Kesinger has worked as an artist for Walt Disney Studios and delighted countless people from around the world with the films he has helped produce. On his downtime, Kesinger keeps drawing, and his adorable mashup illustrations have attracted their own set of fans. Combining</i> …

Star Wars

THE SIMPSONS’ Latest Christmas Couch Gag and 4 Others We Love

If the rumored $68 billion Fox deal goes through, this may be the last holiday season before <i>The Simpsons</i> (and everything else produced by Fox) become …

Entertainment

20 Cartoon Network Shows You Completely Forgot About

There comes a moment in our lives when we look back at our childhood and wonder where all the time has gone. When we realize how long ago our …

TV

Good Grief: The 8 Best Gifts for Peanuts Fans

It’s been decades since Charlie Brown and the Peanuts made their comic strip debut, but this spirited gang still continues to charm and delight fans …

Christmas

How Today’s Most Daring, Weird Cartoons Transform the Minstrel Aesthetic

Drawing a line between weird and not-weird cartoons might seem like a fuzzy endeavor, as far as animation is concerned. All cartoons are inherently …

Entertainment

'Duck Dynasty' Star Jep Robertson Duck, Duck, Goose! Letting Louisiana Crib Loose

Looks like "<b>Duck Dynasty</b>" star <b>Jep Robertson</b> is gonna be crashing with family if he ever returns to Louisiana for the holidays because he's getting …

What are transit oriented development districts and how can they help Nashville

It will allow Metros to create a specific district with design standards to sustain a corridor.

Garrison Keillor

MTV’S LIQUID TELEVISION’s Archive Is Available Online for Free

Over two decades ago, <i>Liquid Television</i> was on the cutting edge of television animation, and it directly led to two of MTV’s most enduring animated …

Entertainment

Tom Toles by Tom Toles for Dec 6, 2017

LINKRead Tom Toles from the beginning! LINKPulitzer Prize Winner: Editorial Cartooning Between the Panels • April 12, 2017Orange is the New …

Comic Strips

Video Flash: SpongeBob, Squidward, and More Come to Life in New SpongeBob SquarePants Videos

Check out scenes from the musical at the Palace Theatre.

SpongeBob SquarePants

“Comic Strip in Stip”, exhibit of Aleksandar Stevanov

First solo show of comic strip works upon the texts by screenwriter Aleksandar Stevanov, who recently scooped award “Ljupco Filipov” for development …

Comic Strips

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Fred Berman and Ben Jeffrey of The Lion King

Fred Berman and Ben Jeffrey stop by Broadway.com HQ to chat about <i>The Lion King</i> and more with Beth Stevens.