Tag: cartoon violence

A Review Of ‘The Enthusiast,’ Josh Fruhlinger’s Non-Violent Book Partially About Cartoons, By Josh Fruhlinger

Hello cheery Wonkette people! It is I, Josh Fruhlinger, whom you may vaguely remember as the guy who used to make fun of political cartoons around here, and also do regular (?) blogging as well, before I abandoned you....

Stupidest Man On The Internet Fact-Checks ‘Doonesbury,’ A 1970s-Era Cartoon (Updated)

Update: As several alert commenters note, the Doonesbury strip that Jim Hoft is complaining about is a summer rerun. It originally ran on September 2, 2012, at which time the 111th Congress was still very much in session. So...

New Mike Huckabee Cartoon Reveals True Story of Bush And 9/11 Terrorism

Excess skin collection bucket Mike Huckabee has been having a ball ever since he discovered how devastatingly cheaply Taiwanese animators are able to computer visualize his conservative evangelical sex fantasies. His library of cartoon videos is so far is...

People Are Screwing Animals

By the Comics CurmudgeonDid you know that right now, thanks to some extra-tasty crack that the Gays slipped to the members of the DC City Council, dudes are marrying other dudes in our nation's capital, and ladies are marrying...

Cartoon Violence Gets Old-Timey

By the Comics CurmudgeonAh, the good ol' days! They were much better than our current existence, did you know that? Like, it was illegal for the President to be a Socialist! And also, people didn't just...

Comics Curmudgeon Moonlights As Pharmaceutical Advertising Curmudgeon!

Look, our old friend Josh Fruhlinger has written a thing for "legitimate publication" Newsweek! It is a close reading of a zit ad of some sort, maybe? Click the clicky, comment generously, buy everything advertised everywhere on the site,...

WRONG WRONG WRONG

By the Comics CurmudgeonLook, one of the things we namby-pamby liberals get critiqued for is our inability to just stand up and show some moral courage, to say that some things are right and some are wrong. Usually we're...

Worst Year Ever

By the Comics CurmudgeonWelcome, ladies and gentlemen, to the far-off futuristic year 2009! Though the rapidly aging 21st century has repeatedly failed to deliver on its promises -- flying cars, domed cities on the moon and ocean floor,...

Happy Hobo Christmas!

By the Comics CurmudgeonHey, everybody, have you heard about the economies? Of course, your Wonkette staffers spend their days luxuriating in the well-appointed, mahogany-trimmed, Campbell Brown-subsidized Wonkette HQ, but we are given to understand that things in the...

The Sad Ballad Of George W. Bush

By the Comics Curmudgeon You know who we miss already, even though he's not technically "gone" yet? Our President, George W. Bush! He was fun to draw and always getting into hilarious scrapes -- like choking on a...

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High Art, Low Art

By the Comics CurmudgeonSay, have you heard that all boundaries between high and low art have been blurred? It's true, supposedly! That's why comic books written for socially maladjusted children are now being turned into critic-friendly movies,...

EXCITING LISTENING OPPORTUNITY FOR WONKETTE READERS! Those of you who have the XM satellite radio can listen to Wonkette's own Comics Curmudgeon this afternoon! At 4:45 p.m. or thereabouts, I will be on the show "1600," which is on channel...

And It Was All A Dream … Or WAS IT?

By the Comics CurmudgeonThose of us who have been forced (either for vaguely professional reasons or by sheer cussed compulsion) to follow the presidential campaign over the past year or so might use a number of terms or phrases...