The Trans Character in the 'Rocko's Modern Life' Reboot Is a Huge Step Forward

Netflix's film reboot of the Nickelodeon show is sending a signal to the rest of the industry about what modern life should really look like.
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'South Park' Vs 'The Simpsons' – Which Changed Culture the Most?

I tried to figure out which cartoon of the 1990s and 2000s had the biggest impact, from 'South Park' and 'The Simpsons' to 'Family Guy' and 'Futurama'.
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Animation Handles Big Feelings Better Than Live Action

'BoJack Horseman' is one of many cartoons that capture something deeply realistic about depression precisely because their environments are not.
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New music

Gorillaz Get Moderately Funky on New Single "Sorcererz"

It's third single from the cartoon band's forthcoming LP 'The Now Now.'
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Gorillaz Confirm New Album 'The Now Now' and Share Song "Humility"

The band's first single since last year's 'Humanz' features George Benson, though the album itself will include fewer guest stars than usual.
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international women's day

Illustrated Tributes to Female Artists, by Female Artists

Here's how some of our favorite illustrators paid homage to the artists they look up to.
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‘Peter Rabbit’ Filmmakers Apologise for Showing Character with Blackberry Allergy Being Pelted by Blackberries

Sony released a statement admitting that it “should not have made light" of those who suffer from food allergies.
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A Chat with the ‘Hey Arnold!’ Composer Who Folded Jazz into 90s Childhoods

How 66-year-old Jim Lang went from touring with the Pointer Sisters to soundtracking the Nickelodeon show about "football head."
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Rick and Morty

I Waited for McDonald's Szechuan Sauce and It Was Fine

Lots of ‘Rick and Morty’ fans were assholes this weekend, but New York’s didn’t destroy my faith in humanity.
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The VICE Guide to Right Now

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

Hey, football head! Arnold's back, and he's got a load of loose ends to tie up.
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Rick and Morty

7 Conspiracy Theories Hidden in the 'Rick and Morty' Finale

Who knew the evidence of Tupac's death was hidden in a dumb show on Adult Swim?
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The VICE Guide to Right Now

McDonald's Szechuan Sauce Is Coming Back, Thanks to 'Rick and Morty'

For one day only, you can now get your hands on the sugary goo that helped promote 'Mulan' in 1998.
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