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Posted at 01:49 AM ET, 05/12/2012

QUOTE OF THE WEEK: Maurice Sendak leaves us enriched

By Michael Cavna  |  01:49 AM ET, 05/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  maurice sendak, comic riffs quote of the week

Posted at 04:29 PM ET, 03/29/2011

CHILDREN’S LIT: Australia’s SHAUN TAN wins Astrid Lindgren award

By Michael Cavna  |  04:29 PM ET, 03/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, shaun tan, astrid lindgren award, tim minchin

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 03/29/2011

The ‘Riffs Interview: One fan’s new ‘3eanuts’ site takes stripped-down view of ‘PEANUTS’

By Michael Cavna  |  10:56 AM ET, 03/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, daniel leonard, 3eanuts, peanuts, charles schulz

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 03/28/2011

END OF THE LINE: Lloyd Dangle will end ‘Troubletown’ comic in April [UPDATED]

By Michael Cavna  |  02:34 PM ET, 03/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, lloyd dangle, tom tomorrow, troubletown, alternative political cartoons

Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 03/27/2011

BOX OFFICE: ‘Wimpy Kid’ sequel KO’s ‘Sucker Punch’

By Michael Cavna  |  01:48 PM ET, 03/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, diary of a wimpy kid, jeff kinney, zack snyder, rango

Posted at 10:28 PM ET, 03/24/2011

POLITICAL HUMOR: Detroit, Denver cartoonists react to winning top awards

By Michael Cavna  |  10:28 PM ET, 03/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, mike keefe, mike thompson, scripps howard awards, fischetti award

Posted at 05:16 PM ET, 03/18/2011

THE NEW ‘WONDER WOMAN’: This just in...First look at Adrianne Palicki as TV’s Diana Prince

Photo released of Adrianne Palicki in the iconic costume.

By Michael Cavna  |  05:16 PM ET, 03/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, adrianne palicki, wonder woman, david e. kelley

Posted at 07:42 PM ET, 03/17/2011

RIP, MICHAEL GOUGH: Actor who played “Batman” butler dies at 94

By Michael Cavna  |  07:42 PM ET, 03/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, michael gough, batman, tim burton, alfred pennyworth

Posted at 01:08 PM ET, 03/17/2011

CARTOONING AWARDS: And your NCS Reubens division nominees are...

By Michael Cavna  |  01:08 PM ET, 03/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, NCS reuben awards, richard thompson, glen keane, stephan pastis

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 03/15/2011

The ‘Riffs Interview: Hark, inspired ‘KILL SHAKESPEARE’ creators strike again with soul, wit

By Michael Cavna  |  01:11 PM ET, 03/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, conor mccreery, anthony del col, kill shakespeare, IDW publishing

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 03/15/2011

POLITICAL HUMOR: New Iranian cartoon site launched

By Michael Cavna  |  10:27 AM ET, 03/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, nik kowsar, iranian political cartoons

Posted at 02:26 AM ET, 03/14/2011

BOX OFFICE: ‘Rango’ still a tough hombre; ‘Mars Needs Moms,’ not so much

By Michael Cavna  |  02:26 AM ET, 03/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, rango, mars needs moms, battle los angeles, box office

Posted at 09:52 PM ET, 03/13/2011

‘SNL’ spoofs ‘Spider-Man’s’ Julie Taymor: Video Clip of the Day

By Michael Cavna  |  09:52 PM ET, 03/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  comic riffs, spider-man: turn off the dark, julie taymor, saturday night live

Posted at 12:50 AM ET, 03/12/2011

Broadway’s ‘SPIDER-MAN’ turns off the lights in April; to open June 15

By Michael Cavna  |  12:50 AM ET, 03/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:49 AM ET, 03/12/2011

The Comic Riffs Interview: ‘MARS NEEDS MOMS’ author Berkeley Breathed buckles in for Hollywood voyage

By Michael Cavna  |  12:49 AM ET, 03/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:48 AM ET, 03/12/2011

STEPHEN KING: Bluewater teams with master of macabre for autobio-comic book

By Michael Cavna  |  12:48 AM ET, 03/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:48 AM ET, 03/12/2011

IT TAKES TWO TO ‘RANGO’: In land of allusion, animated Johnny Depp film is a valentine to Hollywood

By Michael Cavna  |  12:48 AM ET, 03/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:47 AM ET, 03/12/2011

Amid revolution, Arab cartoonists draw attention to their causes

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Posted at 12:36 AM ET, 03/12/2011

RIP, DAVID BRODER: My line of tribute to a legend

By Michael Cavna  |  12:36 AM ET, 03/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:31 AM ET, 03/12/2011

WILL EISNER’S GOOGLE DOODLE: Logo celebrates 94th birthday of legendary ‘Spirit’ creator

By Michael Cavna  |  12:31 AM ET, 03/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:50 PM ET, 03/11/2011

How ‘RANGO’ could change the game in animation

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Posted at 10:33 PM ET, 03/11/2011

The ‘Riffs Interview: 12 Secrets of Insanely Viral ‘OATMEAL’ creator Matthew Inman

By Michael Cavna  |  10:33 PM ET, 03/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 04/07/2010

The Riff: It's high time to make CUL DE SAC an animated show

Maybe it's seeing those fluidly loose lines in motion. Perhaps it's the thrill of watching Dill rock back and forth, back and forth, just so. Or it could be, simply, the just-right sound of Alice Otterloop's voice. Whatever the...

By Michael Cavna  |  08:30 AM ET, 04/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Comic Strip, The Comic Strip | Tags:  Comic Riffs blogger Michael Cavna on Richard Thompson's Cul de Sac deserving an animated TV show; RingTales.com creates Cul de Sac animations; animated Dilbert & Baby Blues & Boondocks & Ugly Americans