Bob Falfa: I didn't see anything important in that list.
Dracolich: We all know that the entertainment world is a bunch of useless slackers.So then why do the rest of us seem to turn to them at the end of a long day?Perhaps they keep us all more productive by helping everyone else relieve stress.
mat catastrophe: [therepublika.files.wordpress.com image 320x240]Important?
Kraftwerk Orange: What a Thing that came from a comic may look like (when transferred to TV format):[4.bp.blogspot.com image 519x332]
The Stealth Hippopotamus: So hours of enjoyment wasn't on the list?
starsrift: The Stealth Hippopotamus: So hours of enjoyment wasn't on the list?If ~30 pages of minimal text and maximum art depicting a very short story provide you with hours of enjoyment, power to you.JK Rowling pretty much proved that kids crave the opposite these days.
xenovalent: SInce no else has done it yet, I'll list these "important" things so you don't have to click on Cracked.com article:#6: The words "Goon" and "Jeep" come from Popeye comics#5: "Yellow Journalism" Was Named After the Yellow Kid#4: One Cartoonist Came Up With the Phrases "For Crying Out Loud," "You Tell 'Em" and More#3: "Are We Having Fun Yet?" Was First Said by Zippy the Pinhead#2: Sadie Hawkins Day Was a Fake Holiday from Lil' Abner#1: "Back to the Drawing Board" Comes from a New Yorker Cartoon
Mayhem_2006: starsrift: The Stealth Hippopotamus: So hours of enjoyment wasn't on the list?If ~30 pages of minimal text and maximum art depicting a very short story provide you with hours of enjoyment, power to you.JK Rowling pretty much proved that kids crave the opposite these days.Riiight, because the Harry Potter books are mostly being bought by kids...
The My Little Pony Killer: No, she proved that kids love reading rehashes of rehashes of older stories.
vudukungfu: Dick Tracey's 2-way wrist radio - Cell phones.
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