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obituary

SpongeBob Made the World a Better, More Optimistic Place

Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of one of the most beloved characters of all time, passed away after being diagnosed with ALS last year.
Beckett Mufson
11.28.18
Culture

'Avatar: The Last Airbender' Is Still One of the Greatest Shows of All Time

A decade after it went off the air, it remains a groundbreaking work that's still being discovered by new fans.
Nicole Clark
7.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Get Ready for a Potentially Creepy Live-Action CGI 'Rugrats' Movie

The beloved kids' show is one of many classic Nickelodeon franchises being raised from the dead.
Nicole Clark
7.17.18
musicals

The 'SpongeBob SquarePants' Musical Will Save Us All

The show is a Broadway spectacular for people who prefer cartoons.
Jo Rosenthal
2.20.18
tv

The New 'Hey! Arnold' Movie Nails 90s Nick Nostalgia

I spoke to Craig Bartlett and Lane Toran about 'The Jungle Movie' and the heart that keeps the classic cartoon beating.
Chloe Schildhause
12.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'IT' Screenwriter Is Working on an 'Are You Afraid of the Dark?' Movie

Gary Dauberman also wrote 'Annabelle,' so the guy has some experience with the kind of freaky-ass characters that terrified a generation of 90s kids.
River Donaghey
11.14.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The New 'Hey! Arnold' Film Looks Like 'The Breakfast Club' Meets Indiana Jones

Now I've seen everything.
Beckett Mufson
10.6.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Life Is Too Modern in the New 'Rocko's Modern Life' Revival Trailer

The TV movie based on the 90s cartoon premieres next year on Nickelodeon.
VICE Staff
7.21.17
Back in the Day

We Talked to the People Behind Those 90s Kids’ Game Shows

Do you remember Uh Oh, Fun House, and Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? as fondly as we do?
Noel Ransome
6.2.17
tv

Therapists Explain How Cartoons Affect Your Mental Health

We talk to experts about the positive benefits of watching children's television shows.
Elisabeth Sherman
3.23.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dora the Explorer Allegedly Got a Girl Expelled After Peer-Pressuring Her to Vape at School

Child actress Fatima Ptacek was given a three-day suspension after getting caught vaping at school, while her less-famous accomplice was expelled.
Helen Donahue
4.12.16
Stuff

How Nickelodeon Educated a Generation of Kids About AIDS During the 1990s

The same network that brought kids "Pete and Pete" and "Doug" ran a special featuring Magic Johnson that was one of the era's most compassionate, forward-thinking pieces of TV.
Mike Pearl
10.14.15
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