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Animation Anecdotes #169
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
July 4, 2014 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #169

Robert Crumb on Ralph Bakshi: In 2011, underground comix legend Robert Crumb sat down with Alex Wood, the person who runs Crumb’s official website, to talk about important people in…

“The Archies” America on Records
ANIMATION SPIN
July 1, 2014 posted by

“The Archies” America on Records

American History and antiwar protest spark two unusual records from that ‘toon teen who has less than a month to live. THE U.S. OF ARCHIE Peter Pan Records #8154 (12”…

Animation Anecdotes #168
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
June 27, 2014 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #168

The Cow Problem. Animation producer Walter Lantz discussed in the January 4, 1958 issue of TV Guide some of the difficulties with using his classic animated shorts on his new…

Thunderbean Thursday Triple-Play
THUNDERBEAN THURSDAY
June 26, 2014 posted by

Thunderbean Thursday Triple-Play

This week: Three (somewhat) related to animation distractions for this mid-summer Thursday: Nitrate film isn’t our friend (or is it?) I think everyone reading this already knows that Nitrate film…