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# cartoon court
Testing error blamed after cartoon characters make it on to UK Crown Court list
Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck were listed as being due before a judge at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court.
# Charlie Hebdo
Suspected accomplices in Charlie Hebdo jihadist killings face trial
The attacks against the satirical paper and a kosher supermarket in Paris days later touched off a wave of killings claimed by IS across Europe.
The Irish For: Cartoons, propaganda and the words children learn
How much do TV shows influence children’s pronunciation and phrases?
# 90s cartoons
10 cartoon intros from the 90s which remind us that Saturday morning TV was only perfect
Take us back.
# Back To School
This Galway teacher's comics will resonate with any múinteoir heading back to school
So so accurate.
# animaniacs
9 cartoon characters you definitely fancied as a young one
# macaulay culkit
The man behind the excellent Martin's Life is writing a full TV series
No word on if it will be anything like Game of Throws.
# omelette du fromage
11 things you'll know if you grew up watching Cartoon Network
The weirdest channel of them all.
"Mum, why isn't Wonder Woman wearing any clothes?"
Louise Phillips looks at the role models for young women and finds them lacking.
# Quiz
How Well Do You Remember The Captain Planet Theme Song?
“By your powers combined, I am Captain Planet”
# phi phi
This drag queen is showcasing some amazing 90s cartoon looks on Instagram
These are amazing.
# Freedom of Expression
The cartoons of Prophet Mohammed published 10 years ago today are still making waves
One foreign affairs columnist said, “At many media outlets it has created a fear of dealing with Muslim perceptions of taboos”.
# behind the animations
Walt Disney acted out Snow White and all its characters on stage to inspire his team to make the movie
In 1934 Walt Disney told his team they were making a full-length animated feature film of the Grimm brothers’ fairy tale. That night he channeled the voice of each character, from the wicked queen to the seven dwarves.
# surprise
Irish Marvel illustrator proposes to girlfriend by drawing cartoons of their relationship
He showed the images at a surprise birthday he threw for her.
# Singing Heroes
Sick of (re)watching Frozen with the kids? Here's what Disney has planned next
Who will be the new Elsa?
# stupid sexy flanders
Harry Shearer, the voice of Ned Flanders and Mr Burns, says he's leaving The Simpsons
Shearer has been one of the main voice actors on The Simpsons since 1989.
# stupid sexy flanders
Harry Shearer just tweeted that he's leaving The Simpsons
The actor voices a rake of characters such as Ned Flanders, Mr Burns and Principal Skinner.
# ya jerks
Listen to an 8-year-old call a newspaper editor a 'sh*thole' for pulling comics
Ya jerks, ya jerks, ya jerks, ya jerks.
# agatha the superhero
People on Twitter are sending heartwarming drawings to a little girl with cancer
Too lovely.
How Well Do You Remember Kids TV From the 90s?
90s kid? Step right in.
# divisive
Paris attacks: Kouachi brothers given secret burial in unmarked graves
Over half think the depictions should be published but 42% disagree.
# je suis charlie
15 powerful responses from cartoonists to the Charlie Hebdo attack
Twelve people were killed in a shooting at the offices of the French magazine this morning.
# He's the greatest
Crumbs! Irish animation company to remake Danger Mouse
The legendary cartoon mouse will return to children’s TV in 2015, with Dublin animators behind the project.
# gerry illustrated
Finally, someone is illustrating Gerry Adams' tweets
There is a genius among us.
# demented reality
Artist turns the real world into a cartoon universe in cool stop motion video
And we want to live in this world.
# Comical
12 reasons why Poorly Drawn Lines is so amazing
If you like web comics, you’ll love Poorly Drawn Lines.
# classical cartoons
Can you name all the iconic cartoon tunes in this classical mashup?
Some are so obvious but others will have you scratching your head.
# snot rag
You know you're a parent when...
Baby socks in your pocket and snot on your shoulder.
# Life of Brian
Brian Griffin is resurrected in the Family Guy Christmas special
How could they toy with our emotions so? Warning: SPOILERS.
# eye on springfield
A Definitive Ranking of the Best Minor Characters from The Simpsons
Is your favourite in the Top 15?
# imaginanimation
Irish cartoon gets snapped up by Nick Jr UK (and RTÉjr)
Chris O’Dowd is lined up to voice Puffin Rock, an animated series from the makers of The Secret of Kells.
# memory lane
7 Disney cartoons that you should definitely go back to
These cartoons are forgotten gems. GEMS.
# life goes on
Check out your favourite Rugrats characters all grown up
Which one is the biggest hipster? You decide.
# super heroes
Which of these cartoon characters did you look up to as a kid?
Jem, She-Ra, Michelangelo…all heroes in their own right.
# let our powers combine
Stop everything, there's a Captain Planet movie in the works
Looting and polluting is not the way, here’s what Captain Planet has to say!
# Cowabunga
19 of the worst bootleg Bart Simpson T-shirts
Everybody, if you can, do the Bartman.
# watch and learn
How Sesame Street tones down for Afghanistan
In a country where only half of all children go to school, the programme treads a fine line to help bring the 3 Rs – and a little lesson in gender equity – to its audience.
# masters of the universe
Quiz time! How well do you know the cartoons of the 80s and 90s?
Prepare yourself for some serious Muppet Babies flashbacks.
# answers
Cartoons of the 80s and 90s: The answers
How did you do?
# School's Out
7 reasons why school holidays were the best thing ever
Rainbow Rapids, cartoons and endless days of freedom.