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UPDATE: SONY BUYS MGM

Scrappy and Gerald McBoing Boing shake hands with The Inspector and
Hoot Kloot – It’s official:Sony has purchased the United …

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I’ve been following the on-going bidding war for the MGM studio
(or as I like to call it “MGM/UA”). Time Warner (aka Warner …

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Good news in Toon Town: Michael Eisner is leaving Disney. The
catch? It’s the long goodbye: he’s going in 2006 when his …

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Very busy time for me this week.I’m hosting the John K. Classic
Cartoon night, tonight, at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood. …

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Wednesday, July 14, 2004 (Part II)_________________________ I
know it’s going to be a crazy adventure. And a TON of work. My …

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Gordan Calma has updated his POPEYE website with a
work-in-progress gallery of vintage Fleischer POPEYE cartoon …

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I’m away this weekend attending the marathon screenings at the
Egyptian Theatre (aka Cinecon), so I’ll have little time to …

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Wednesday, July 14, 2004_________________________ Holy Christ!
I’m in Iceland! The sun shines all the time here, and the …

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I’ve alway’s enjoyed the Mary Blair inspired paintings and
animation art of Tim Biskup (Time Squad). Now Tim’s opening a …

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I’m hosting an Asifa-Hollywood screening / Q&A with Fred Ladd
this Saturday, August 28th at the AFI. Fred has had an …

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12 independent animators from the Australian state of Victoria
have set up a nifty collective showcase of cool animated films …

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POPEYE: An Illustrated Cultural History into a slightly larger,
337 page revised edition. It’s a true improvement over his …