The unsolved murders of three Pakistani journalists reflect a government that is not guaranteeing the rule of law or fundamental human rights. CPJ's Bob Dietz narrates. Animation by Dave Mayers and production by Dana Chivvis Read our accompanying special report, "Roots of Impunity," which examines the culture of anti-press...
If you haven't yet checked out the original line of Threadless shirts commemorating Monsters University, check out the designs right here and pick up your favorites. The last trailer for the Pixar Animation sequel was the final theatrical...Show More Summary
Newbie distributor Vertical Entertainment has snapped up US rights to the Russian 3D animated pic produced by Timur Bekmambetov (Wanted, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter), based on the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale. The Snow Queen...Show More Summary
Paul McCartney’s long history of Animal rights activism actually made for a truly touching scene on May 6, when, at a concert in Goiania’s Serra Dourada Stadium, a swarm of Esperanca Grilo grasshoppers (at least that’s what the NME said they were) swarmed the stage. One remained on his shoulder for the entirety of the [...]Show More Summary
At last! FULL METAL JACKET’s opening scene, reimagined through the lens of alternate history fantasy anime! (They even got it right down to the same gag with a foolish recruit getting punished for sneaking in a little snack from the mess...Show More Summary
While there is currently only one GIFTY camera in the world (at Jiho Jang's room), it would be completely awesome if someone took this concept and made it a reality. But right now, this fresh camera is the a one of a kind brain child...Show More Summary
Georges LaRaque was considered one of the most feared players in the National Hockey League. Today, he’s a spokesperson for PETA and World Vision, owner of two vegan restaurants and Deputy Leader of Canada’s Green Party. Of Haitian decent, LaRaque committed to rebuilding Port-au-Prince’s Grace Children's Hospital after the devastating earthquake. Show More Summary
In the New York Times, Andrew Jacobs reports on new outrage over the business of selling bile extracted from Asiatic black bears, a threatened species also known as the moon bear. The extraction process requires open wounds for "milkings" that take place three times a day. "The bears’ teeth are invariably worn down from gnawing [...]
Hello and welcome to another week of Shonen Showdown, the regular battle anime and manga roundup that's--uh-oh, guys, it's making that face again! Clear the area! Oh right, Hunter x Hunter, Fairy Tail, Naruto, Bleach, and One Piece recaps are below. Take cover there as well! Read more...
It's no secret: animal prints-leopard, zebra, snakeskin, you name it-are nothing new to the fashion world, and will probably never go out of style.%VIRTUAL-Gallery-188895% It's no secret: animal prints-leopard, zebra, snakeskin, youShow More Summary
We all love QUOGs right? Those cute animated style versions of the TOS crew that occasionally adorn T-shirts, greetings cards and other assorted Trek-tastic merchandise. Sarah Trefny of Klickitat Street certainly seems found of them,...Show More Summary
Poser has come a long way from the last time I used it, right around version 4. We're now at 10 for the basic edition (retail US$299.99) and Poser Pro 2014 (retail $499.99) has become a powerful animation tool in its own right. I got...Show More Summary
Portia de Rossi doesn't believe in harming animals and says to be a successful vegan you have to do it the right way. Read More The post Portia de Rossi on How Easy It Is to Be Vegan appeared first on Ecorazzi.
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Well, right on the heels of Guilty Gear's glorious return, Arc System Works wants to let fans of its younger child, BlazBlue, aren't about to be left in the cold. But rather than a new BlazBlue game, Ranga-rockers and their kin can look...Show More Summary
Laws meant to crack down on farm whistleblowers, commonly referred to as “ag gag” laws, have been drawing fire around the country from various quarters—from animal rights activists to free speech advocates. Detractors often refer toShow More Summary
Read this anime novice's thoughts on other shows here... You may know me as Anime Vice’s resident anime novice - - a viewer who vehemently resisted anime for years, right? Well, what you don’t know - - what most of my anime-watching friends never knew, either - - is that I fell madly in love with an anime series when I was 13-years-old. Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Yesterday's opening of the new Madagascar stage show at Busch Gardens Tampa surprised a few readers who hadn't heard the news that Universal no longer holds the rights to use all the DreamWorks Animation characters in its United States theme parks. Show More Summary
Hidden camera footage apparently depicting Russian circus trainers beating monkeys with a stick has sparked outrage on the Internet and among animal rights activists.
Wildlife areas and parks are designed to preserve plant and animal life in biological hotspots, but what about the people who live nearby these hotspots? In many parts of East Africa, communities press right up against park boundaries and people have few alternatives but to draw on the natural resources of protected areas. Conservation efforts [...]