News briefs for November 19, 2009


» The Animation blog reports that Pixar is pushing “Up” heavily for a nomination for Best Picture.

» The Washington Post profiles John Tayman who started the Bang Cartoons where he posts NFL related animated cartoons.

Comic Strips

» The Wizard of Id celebrates its 45 anniversary in newspapers last Monday.

Editorial Cartooning

» Robert Ariail’s is now featured on WIS and

» Mike Rhode catches the announcement that The Washington Blade is closing. The Blade is a gay weekly where editorial cartoonist Mike Ritter was a contributor.


» Wes Molebash, creator of You’ll Have That, has a new online comic entitled Max vs. Max

3 thoughts on “News briefs for November 19, 2009

  1. The Oscars became dead to me when they snubbed “The Dark Knight”, but I would tip my hat to them for nominating “Up”. One of Pixar’s best by far.

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