Rubes Creator Discusses The Art Of Cartooning With Rit Students | Latest News RSS feed
Rubes Creator Discusses The Art Of Cartooning With Rit Students - Latest News
‘Rubes’ creator discusses the art of cartooning with RIT students
Students at Rochester Institute of Technology this week are learning first-hand what it’s like to be a syndicated cartoonist, with Leigh Rubin, the creator of Rubes, as cartoonist-in-residence. “How d... read more
But racist cartoons, in the preferred formulation of much of today’s online left, are “not okay.” But offending other people’s faith is “not okay.” The judgment came from my academic peers in the esta... read more
A Delicate Balance
While reminding readers over and again that this was a "state of the art ... of Rube Goldberg cartoons. Ironically, I have often used Goldberg's contrived linkages as examples of how evolution works! ... read more
Looking for another news?
Ohio State gives cartoon history a big new home
The largest repository in the world of cartoon art, the vast museum is named for a longtime newspaper ... where the holdings were hardly known even to Ohio State students. As one employee put it, "I u... read more
Politics and pastrami
On May 15, when Sandor Katz, author of “The Art of Fermentation,” led a workshop on DIY sauerkraut ... True, Bernie has been a professional pol most of his life, and Donald Trump is anything but a rub... read more
NCBI ROFL: On the function of groaning and hyperventilation during sexual intercourse.
This article discusses implications of hyperventilation during sexual intercourse for alterations of consciousness and subjective experience in the light of recent studies of brain metabolic changes d... read more
Is Trump a 'Master Wizard' Who Uses Mental Tricks to Influence Voters?
That is the argument put forth by Scott Adams, who calls Trump a "Master Wizard." The prolific author and creator of the massively popular comic strip Dilbert doesn't see Trump's appeal as an accident ... read more
New Music From Foxtails Brigade Band
If Rube Goldberg designed a cuckoo clock, the music it would play each hour would be Foxtails Brigade. Intricate. Literate. Covered in Tweed. The Oakland quintet has a new record available today. The ... read more
Comic-Con 2013: Day 1 Schedule
discuss how they bring fantasy to life with moderator Andrew Farago (Cartoon Art Museum). Which side of the convention table do you want to be on: professional or fan? And what’s keeping you from gett... read more
‘Rubes’ cartoonist Leigh Rubin to share his expertise with RIT students
Syndicated cartoonist Leigh Rubin, the creator of Rubes, has been named the first cartoonist-in-residence at Rochester Institute of Technology and will meet with students in RIT’s College of Art and D... read more
Reviewing the decade in review
Now, a quick roundup of the Decade In Review stories. Here's Time's Decade From Hell story. Loved the cover. The author's point is that we created our own problems through greed, deferral of responsib... read more
Could Autism Be the Next Stage of Human Evolution?
In the play “Lucy,” an emotionally distant anthropologist (Lisa Emery) decides that her severely autistic daughter Lucy (Lucy DeVito) is not sick. Instead, says the hermit scientist, she is the future ... read more