Daily Archives: August 20, 2011

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Burger King … RIP?

It was announced over the weekend that Burger King (the restaurant) is retiring the most royal of mascots … “The King”. Burger King first opened its doors back in 1954, and although “The King” has gone through several redesigns throughout the years, he’s always been part of the company’s brand. […]

Fright Night…The Musical?

With the Fright Night remake already in theaters it’s the perfect time to look back and wonder how awesome a musical would be based on the original film. The answer is that it’s pretty incredible. “Amy, Awake!” by Legolambs A huge thanks to Badass Digest for the heads up on […]

Where’s WALL-E?

Wow. Get ready to lose about 30 minutes of your day. Thanks to Hopewell Studios’s Richard Sargent for this incredible illustration of…well, just a massive amount of robots and automatons and androids and sentient mechanical constructs! In fact if you follow that link above you can see the artwork in […]

Gerald McBoing-Boing (1950)

Gerald McBoing-Boing is the Academy Award winning UPA short, which was an adaptation by Phil Eastman and Bill Scott from a story by Dr. Seuss. Eastman and Scott were trying to break away from what they felt was a stifling view of animation, like the Studio animated releases that Walt […]