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Tina Fey Reprises Epic Sarah Palin Impression to Skewer Donald Trump Endorsement

"But we're mad, we've been had, and we're not so glad, quoth the Lorax," Tina Fey said, remarkably similar to Palin. The most brilliant comedians know when something is so good that you don’t even have to change the words to make people laugh. Show More Summary

Tina Fey reprises epic Sarah Palin impression to skewer Donald Trump endorsement

"But we're mad, we've been had, and we're not so glad, quoth the Lorax," Tina Fey said, remarkably similar to Palin

From Noah And The Whale To Dr. Seuss: Charlie Fink On Soundtracking New Play 'The Lorax'

2 months agoEntertainment / Music : NME

From Noah And The Whale To Dr. Seuss: Charlie Fink On Soundtracking New Play 'The Lorax'

Extra, Extra: Northern Lights in the GTA, Trump Hotel Named Best in Canada, and Ward 7 Gets an Unexpected Lorax

3 months agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss. Thanks to a clear Tuesday sky, northern lights might be visible in the GTA tonight. If you’re looking to get in on the nocturnal spectacle, stargazers recommend heading toward a dark region removed from the light pollution […]

MN: Southwest LRT Foes Channel Seuss' Lorax in "Speak for the Trees" Event

Nov. 02--Opponents of the proposed Southwest light-rail line are invoking the prose of Dr. Seuss to illustrate the harm they say the $1.77 billion transit project will inflict on the environment. The Lakes and Parks Alliance (LPA), a local

Before Dr. Seuss was famous he drew these sad, racist ads ... and then totally changed his mind

Dr. Seuss's political leanings are well known — he was a liberal Democrat who opposed fascism in the 1940s and President Nixon in the 1970s. The movie of his book The Lorax is a fairly unsubtle pro-environment allegory. Less well celebrated...Show More Summary

Banned Books Week

Comic of the Week: Over at Electric Lit, check out Grant Snider’s comic on why we ban books. We look at The Lorax and other dangerous books in honor of Banned Books Week.

South Park Co-Creator Helps Save 3 Sequoias

The co-creator of South Park is helping save a trio of sequoias under threat from development in Portland, Oregon, which means "Lorax Dave" the protester might finally be able to come down, KATU reports. According to the Oregonian, the trees were planted in the mid-1800s, but developer Everett Custom Homes...

The U.S. Military Leveled Vietnamese Forests With Monstrous Tree Crushers

In Theodor Geisel’s popular children’s tale The Lorax, the Once-ler uses fanciful logging machines to swiftly chop down the fictional truffula trees. Dr. Seuss might as well have thought of the kind of monstrous tree crushers the U.S. Army had used to level forests in Vietnam. In 1968, the Army leased two...

Long-lost Dr. Seuss book hits stores today -- and it's already a bestseller

6 months agoHealth : Booster Shots

Dr. Seuss returns to bookstores today with his first "new" title in 25 years, making it a banner day for Lorax lovers, Horton huggers and Cat in the Hatters everywhere.

Why 'The Lorax' Shouldn't Be Tied In to SUVs

A Dr. Seuss classic that pulses with a distrust of materialism -- the very drive that causes the death of the Truffula trees -- has been turned into a vehicle for selling just about anything the studio could find a buyer for...

The Lorax of the Ozarks Has Died

8 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

Leo Drey, the most important conservationist you’ve never heard of, was a tireless protector of forests even as he managed them for timber.

Unity Farm Journal - Fourth Week of May 2015

I’ve always thought that shearing transforms a fluffy overstuffed alpaca into a creature from a Dr. Suess book (the Lorax?). Below are before and after shearing pictures of the alpaca herd. In May the temperatures at Unity Farm have varied from a high of 90F to a low of 32F. Show More Summary

A look at The Lorax app

Dr. Seuss’s classic tale comes to life in this Earth Day-appropriate app, which can take as many rereadings as your old bound copy ever could. Readers of all ages have the option of having the book read to them or to jump in the driving (er, page-turning) seat themselves while the app augments the story’s famous illustrations with sound effects.Read full article >>

Architectural Curiosities: This Tower House in Alaska Might be Home to Dr. Seuss' Lorax

Photos by Jovell Rennie via This is Colossal Somewhere in the snowy forest of Willow, Alaska is a delightfully strange 12-story house that locals refer to as the "Dr. Seuss House." The house looms high above the surrounding trees...

Archer Has Made a Lot of Literary References. Did You Catch Them All?

Sterling Archer has always been one well-read secret-service agent, with his taste in books ranging from the erudite (hello, medieval French philosopher Peter Abelard!) to the whimsical ("One lousy Lorax!"). Indiewire compiled a supercut of all such literary references on Archer. (Well, almost all of them: sharp-eyed commenters pointed out... More »

What if Dr. Seuss Wrote a Story Set in a Chipotle?

10 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Could you ever picture The Cat in The Hat eating tacos? How about The Lorax chowing down on a burrito? Two members of the BuzzFeed staff, writer Jean-Luc Bouchard and artist Andrea Hickey, collaborated on a story called “Dr. Seuss Goes To Chipotle.” This Theodor Seuss Geisel-inspired piece was created “with heaps of love and respect for Dr. Show More Summary

Weekend Cabin: Karri Loop House, Margaret River, Australia

This is the where the Lorax actually lives. The Karri Loop House, in the town of Margaret River, Australia, was designed to save the trees. The trees in the property also sound like they were

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