The Center for Scholars and Storytellers, a US/Canadian research group backed by UCLA, Toronto’s Ryerson University, and others, has released a study of children’s TV programming in the
Late last week, Amazon issued an update on its plan to set up a new headquarters (dubbed “HQ2”) in another city. Which city will get the new headquarters has sent the
Earlier this month, online giant Amazon announced it wants a new secondary headquarters (dubbed “HQ2”) in another North American city. Amazon listed their desired criteria in their press release: In choosing
A look at animated cartoons set in the South, including the few that don't adhere to regional stereotypes.
The Western United States is a popular setting for animated cartoons. Westerns alone ensure it’s definitely not underrepresented in media. California’s also (disproportionately) treated by media as a “
The east coast is the setting of plenty of animated cartoons, thanks to the prominence of Boston, Philadelphia, and New York City. So, on the heels of my Midwestern animated cartoons post, here&
Animated cartoons sometimes set their series somewhere in the American Midwest. Non-Midwestern characters might also occasionally visit a specific locale in the Midwest, such as for the Indianapolis 500. Here’s a
Today’s edition of the “New York Times” comes with a front page editorial, the first one the paper has run since 1920. This editorial is on the lack of
A look at examples of the metric system in Western animation.
Some of Pixar’s characters will become United States Postal Service stamps in 2011. Here’s what they’ll look like: Yes, they’re all from recent Pixar films,