February 22nd, 2011

Adult Swim terrorist

some entertainment news distractions

* Mythkeepers: the consulting firm who works to preserve the characters in a multimedia franchise.
* Fresh ideas are still a tough sell in Hollywood.
* On the Robocop statue being built in Detroit.
* "China's 'go-to' typical American guy"
* "In the nearly 9 1/2 years since, Adult Swim has become the proudly goofy gold standard for unconventional comedy on basic cable."
* Write your own punchline: new Christian graphic novel about the apocalypse to be drawn by one Rob Liefeld.

Politics

As you sow, so shall you reap.

"Republican state lawmakers, emboldened by their swollen ranks, have a message for minorities, women, immigrants and the poor: It's on! In the first month of the new legislative season, they have introduced a dizzying number of measures on hot-button issues in statehouses around the country as part of what amounts to a full-throttle mission to repeal, restrict and repress."