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our cartoon president
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Our Cartoon President Gets a Second Season

No, we have not turned into a political news site. We’re actually talking about the Showtime series called Our Cartoon President, which is close enough because it is Stephen Colbert’s satirical take on the trials and tribulations of Donald Trump and his presidential team. The first season of Our Cartoon President saw favorable ratings as it highlighted Trump’s journey towards winning ...

woody woodpecker
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New Content to Debut on Woody Woodpecker Youtube Channel

According to a recent announcement, a new batch of content will be debuting on the official Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, and English Youtube channels for Walter Lantz’ iconic Woody Woodpecker cartoons. Slated for December, the new content will come from Universal Pictures International and Universal 1440 Entertainment and will be an effective revival of the franchise, which ended its classic ...

lil kev
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Fox Commissions Pilot for Kevin Hart’s LIL KEV

Fox TV network has recently ordered an animated series pilot from stand up comic, actor, and producer Kevin Hart, for the project titled Lil Kev. This new project is produced by 20th Century Fox TV and Lionsgate Television, and will be written by The Simpsons vet Michael Price and Matt Claybrooks based on Hart’s comedic stylings. Hart will serve as executive producer alongside Jeff Clanagan and ...

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WATCH: Dark Souls and Cuphead Mashup

When the indie 2D run and gun/platforming game Cuphead was first released, it attracted a lot of attention not only from gamers but also from cartoon fans due to the use of an engine that simulates the look of classic Fleischer-era cartoons. It brought a lot of charm to the visuals, which heavily contrasted with the game’s brutal difficulty. Recently, the folks at 64 Bits homed in on ...

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The Internet’s Most Interesting Theories About Popular Cartoons

Conspiracy theories have been around even before the Internet. However, the Internet’s ability to bridge communication gaps between people regardless of physical location meant that conspiracy theories have also been given ample room to proliferate. These days you can just about find any conspiracy on any subject, even cartoons that were intended for consumption by children. Here are some of ...

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First American Weekend Without Saturday Morning Cartoons

Many American kids these days get their animation fix from platforms outside of broadcast TV. Whether it’s through streaming services, Youtube, or even means that fall outside of what’s considered legal – American kids still have access to animated content any time they want but there was a time when cartoons dominated Saturday morning. It used to be that broadcast TV during Saturday ...

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Little Known Facts About Your Favorite Cartoon Characters

Once again, I’m basing this on my own experiences. I’ve watched tons of cartoons from different studios since the 80s and when the Internet “happened,” I used it to find out more content related to cartoons. I thought I knew almost everything there is to know about the cartoon characters that I liked, but it turns out there are a few tidbits that I missed. Here are some of the best ...

VOLTRON limited edition screen print by Tom Whalen, available only at Wizard World Philly Comic Con, at the AcidFree Gallery Booth #555, May 30-June 2.
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Voltron, Transformers, & Dinobots Prints from Acidfree Gallery: Wizard World Philly Exclusives

Fans of the Giant Robots will have some Limited Edition Exclusives to look forward to this Thursday through Sunday, May 30-June 2, at Wizard World Philly Comic Con. The Acidfree Gallery Booth will be selling some great new releases of Voltron and Transformers, as well as DinoBots, from great artists, like Laurent Durieux and Tom Whalen. ToonBarn is excited to present these Limited Edition screen ...

RetroCon Logo
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RetroCon Debuts With Thundercats Voice Actors

RetroCon: a toy and nostalgia-oriented convention in south-east Pennsylvania, debuted for the first time on Veterans Day, November 11, 2012, to huge crowds at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA. RetroCon focused mainly around classic toys of the 80’s, but also spotlighted were the movies, the video games, the cartoons, the fads… you get the idea. It’s all ...

Shipmates from Captain Cornelius Cartoon's Cartoon Lagoon
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NYCC Interview: Cartoon Lagoon Studios’ Manny Galán & Pat Giles

Winner of the 2012 New York Television Festival’s Amazon Audience Award! “Ahoy Cartoon Fans! In this brand new animated/puppet show, you can enjoy some of your favorite cartoons in a whole new way! Join WET WILLY JONES and AXEL RODD McGEE on their undersea quest aboard the MANTA RAY, a cartoon-retrieving vessel commanded by CAPTAIN CORNELIUS CARTOON. Watch as they collect and ...

Pocket Protectors 2012 ToonOlympics Champion
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New Zealand’s Pocket Protectors Wins Gold in ToonOlympics!

The 2012 ToonBarn ToonOlympics are Officially Complete! After 23 Matches for 24 Cartoons from 18 Countries around the globe, here are the Final Medal Standings in the ToonOlympics on ToonBarn: Gold Medal: Pocket Protectors (NEW ZEALAND) Silver Medal: The Legend of Korra (USA) Bronze Medal: Ben 10: Ultimate Alien (USA) ...

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