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50 Best Cartoon Characters of All Time
My top 50 cartoon characters of all-time, including supeheroes, wise-cracking animals, jaundiced Springfieldians and a sponge.
10 Best 'SpongeBob SquarePants' Episodes
SpongeBob SquarePants is not only entertaining for children, but also adults dig it. In fact, it's one
Who does what voice on 'Family Guy'?
Find out which actor does the voice of your favorite characters on 'Family Guy.'
Dr. Seuss's 5 Most Memorable Characters
Meet my top 5 favorite Dr. Seuss characters from TV cartoon specials.
Who does what voice on 'SpongeBob SquarePants'?
A list of who does what character's voice for the cast of SpongeBob SquarePants, including a few guest stars.
11 Cartoons Perfect for Binge-Watching
A list of the best cartoons to watch on a binge. Start with episode one and work your way through the series to the end.
Who does what voice on 'American Dad'?
The 'American Dad' cast includes a variety of talent, from newcomers to veteran. Find out who does what voice.
How did Aang die? Find out what happened to the...
In 'The Legend of Korra,' we meet the new Waterbending Avatar. But what happened to Aang?
6 of TV's Sexiest Cartoon Characters
A picture gallery of some of primetime TV's sexiest cartoon characters.
Meet Peter Griffin and the Other Hilarious...
Meet Peter Griffin, the patriarch on 'Family Guy,' his family members, and one hilarious (and creepy) neighbor.
Springfield Characters
Pictures of The Simpsons characters from Springfield, including Krusty the Clown, Chief Wiggum, Moe, Apu, Barney and more.
Are these the 10 Funniest 'South Park' episodes?
South Park has cranked out some very funny episodes in its nearly twenty years on Comedy Central, ranging
The 10 Best 'Family Guy' Episodes Ever
Top 10 list of the best 'Family Guy' episodes, ever. Chicken fight, anyone?
Meet the Characters of 'Futurama'
A list of Futurama characters with brief bios and pictures of each. Learn more about Fry, Bender, Leela and the others at Planet Express.
Where to Watch Cartoons Online For Free
Find out where to watch South Park, The Simpsons, Adult Swim shows and classic cartoons at these legal and official websites.
'The Simpsons' Couples: Who's in love in...
Find out which couples fell in (and out) of love on 'The Simpsons.'
The 20 Most Iconic Episodes of 'The Simpsons'
What does iconic mean? These are the 20 episodes that fans of 'The Simpsons' love to quote and watch in re-runs.
Cel Animation: How Cartoons Are Created
An overview of using cel animation to create a cartoon, including a description of each step of the cel animation process and definitions of animation terms.
Who Does What Voice on 'The Simpsons'?
Which member of 'The Simpsons' cast does what voice? Here's the full list.
Who does what voice on 'King of the Hill'?
Meet the actors behind the voices on 'King of the Hill,' including where you've heard them before.
Good Morning, USA! Meet the Main Characters of...
Meet the 'American Dad' characters, who range from conservative Republican to tree-hugging liberal Democrat.
11 'SpongeBob SquarePants' Characters We Love
A list of SpongeBob SquarePants characters, including SpongeBob, Patrick, Squidward, Plankton and more.
9 Cartoons Cancelled Too Soon
These hilarious and cuttin-edge TV cartoons didn't jump the shark, but they were cancelled anyway.
Who Does the Voices for the Characters of...
Breakdown of 'South Park' voices to explain who does what voice for South Park characters, including Matt Stone and Trey Parker.
Family Guy Trivia Quiz
A trivia quiz about Family Guy, including questions about the family, guest stars and episodes.
How old is Homer/Marge/Bart/Lisa/Maggie Simpson?
How old is Homer/Marge/Bart/Lisa/Maggie Simpson?
6 Movies from Matt Stone and Trey Parker You...
Review the film career of Matt Stone and Trey Parker, including the raunchy movies you might have missed.
Cindy Lou Who
Cindy Lou Who questions The Grinch in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 4.
The Grinch Pats Cindy Lou Who
The Grinch pats Cindy Lou Who on the head in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 5.
Where to Download Cartoon Theme Songs and Sounds
Looking to add some background music to your desktop? Try these lists of places to download MP3s or other sounds or songs from your favorite cartoon, like The Simpsons and Family Guy.
Futurama Trivia Quiz - A Trivia Quiz for Fans...
Take a trivia quiz to test your knowledge about past episodes of Futurama.
'Looney Tunes' Pictures
Pictures of Looney Tunes characters, including Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and Yosemite Sam.
'Futurama' Cast
Who does what voice on Futurama? Read this cast list to find out who gives voice to Fry, Leela, Bender and the other characters.
You Won't Believe Homer Simpson's #1 Favorite...
A list of Homer Simpson's favorite foods based on the number of times Homer Simpson has said Mmmm or referenced a food on The Simpsons.
'The Simpsons' Characters: Meet those Hilarious...
Trivia and pictures of The Simpsons characters, including Homer Simpson, Bart Simpson and other favorite characters.
Your Complete Guide to LEGO TV Cartoons
Learn more about the ninjas, their sensei, and the villains for each season of 'Ninjago.'
'Looney Tunes' Characters
Looney Tunes Characters chase each other. Page 2.
Are your favorite cartoons returning to Adult...
Find out if your favorite cartoon is returning to Adult Swim. Plus, a few new cartoons from well-known creators will be added to the 2014-2015 TV season.
Your complete guide to 'SpongeBob SquarePants'...
The complete guide to 'SpongeBob SquarePants' with DVD reviews, behind the scenes info and list of the funniest episodes.
Meet the 10 Sexiest Cartoon Characters on TV
A top ten list of the sexiest and hottest adult cartoon characters on TV, including some surprises from King of the Hill and The Simpsons.
Animation 101: Tips and Techniques for Beginners
A brief overview of cel animation, one of the many animation techniques discussed in this article about animated TV. Includes examples and definitions. Page 4.
Stealing Presents
The Grinch rolls up the rug and steals all the Christmas presents in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 6.
10 Best Movies Based on TV Cartoons
A list of the best movies that were based on TV cartoons, based on their success at the box office.
Meet the Good and Evil Characters on 'The...
Profiles of the main characters from 'The Venture Bros.' including Dr. Venture, Hank, Dean, Brock, The Monarch and others.
'Family Guy' Pictures - Characters
Browse a picture gallery of Peter, Stewie, Brian, Lois, Meg and other characters from Family Guy.
25 Surprising Guest Stars on 'Family Guy'
Oscar winners, Emmy winners and pop singers have all been guest stars on 'Family Guy.' Find out who!
What is a "pilot episode"?
What does pilot episode mean for TV shows?
Homer Simpson Trivia Quiz
A trivia quiz about Homer Simpson and his failures and successes on The Simpsons.
Cartoon Games
I've done all the leg work for you. Whether it's The Simpsons, South Park or Adult Swim shows, find a fun cartoon game to play online.
Meet the Flintstones
A picture of The Flintstones characters in Fred Flintstone's car.
The Town of Whoville
The town of Whoville asleep in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 2.
Stealing Stockings
Picture of The Grinch stealing the stockings from Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 7.
Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck
Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck confuse Elmer Fudd. Page 4.
Get the complete guide to 'Family Guy'' with...
Get the complete guide to 'Family Guy' with behind the scenes info, lists of best episodes and profiles of your favorite characters.
Michigan J. Frog
Picture of Michigan J. Frog in One Froggie Evening. Page 5.
Quitting Time
Picture of quitting time for Fred Flintstone on The Flintstones. Page 3.
The Grinch at the Fridge
The Grinch steals all the food in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 8.
"Carrotblanca"
Bugs Bunny, Yosemite Sam and Tweety Bird in Carrotblanca. Page 3.
Meet the Belchers from 'Bob's Burgers.'
Character list and descriptions from Bob's Burgers, including brief bios for Bob, Linda, Tina, Gene and Louise.
The Grinch
The Grinch stuffs his sack in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 3.
We need straitjackets, STAT! Meet the craziest...
We need straitjackets, STAT! Meet the craziest villains from 'Avatar: The Last Airbender.'
'The Amazing World of Gumball'
A list of main characters from The Amazing World of Gumball on Cartoon Network.
How do I write to 'The Simpsons' or Matt...
How do I write to The Simpsons or Matt Groening?
'How the Grinch Stole Christmas'
Pictures from Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas, a classic Christmas cartoon special.
Birth of Pebbles
Picture of the birth of Pebbles Flintstone with Wilma and Fred. Page 4.
'SpongeBob SquarePants' Pictures
SpongeBob SquarePants pictures of SpongeBob, Patrick, Squidward, Mr. Krabs, Gary, Sandy and more.
D'oh! Get the complete guide to your favorite...
Your complete guide to 'The Simpsons,' covering trivia, characters, behind the scenes and lists of the best episodes for more than 25 seasons.
'Rocky and Bullwinkle' Pictures
Pictures of from 'Rocky and His Friends,' including Bullwinkle, Boris and Natasha, Peabody and Sherman, and Dudley Do-Right.
5 Creepy Cartoon Vampires
The creepiest cartoon vampires we've seen on TV, including one who's based on a popular vampire boyfriend.
Mike Judge, from 'Beavis and Butt-Head' to...
Find out more about Mike Judge, from his early days with Beavis and Butt-Head to his current projects, including 'Silicon Valley.'
10 Most Popular Cartoons from the '80s
These were the most popular cartoons from the the 1980s. Can you guess which cartoon is number one?
Top 10 Reasons We Still Miss 'King of the Hill'
King of the Hill was underrated and under-appreciated. Here are ten reasons I still miss King of the Hill.
50th Anniversary
Picture of The Flintstones 50th Anniversary with all the main characters. Page 2.
Compare 'Penguins of Madagascar' Cast and Voices
A comparison of the voices from the Madagascar movies and the TV cartoonm 'Penguins of Madagascar.' Who's who?
Profiles and Best Episodes for Each 'South...
Profiles for the main characters of South Park, including Cartman, Kyle, Stan, Kenny, their parents and folks from their school.
Amazing animation technique is only one reason...
Read a review of The Amazing World of Gumball on Cartoon Network from a grown-up's perspective. Find out why this cartoon is so popular.
Full Sleigh
The Grinch with a full sleigh on top of the Whoville mountain in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 9.
WTH is Animation Domination High-Def?
Animation Domination High-Def is a late-night block of cartoons on FOX. Get synopses and cast lists for each cartoon.
Stewie Griffin
Picture of Stewie Griffin showing his butt from Family Guy. Page 7.
The Who Feast
Picture of the Who feast from Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 12.
Brian Griffin
Picture of Brian Griffin, the dog, on Family Guy. Page 8.
10 Most Creative People in TV Cartoons
These 10 people are creating the best cartoons and characters on TV, whether they're animators or actors.
Boris and Natasha
Picture of Boris Badenov and Natasha Fatale from the Rocky and Bullwinkle show. Page 4.
How/When did "The Simpsons" begin?
: How/When did "The Simpsons" begin? : It began as a series of "bumpers" or shorts for "The Tracey Ullman
Max and The Grinch
Max hangs from the sleigh as the Grinch gloats in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 11.
Lois Griffin
Picture of Lois Griffin (backside) on Family Guy. Page 35.
Meet the Powerpuff Girls and the city of...
See a guide to the Powerpuff Girls. Learn more about Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, their history and more about the cartoon.
Sideshow Bob
Sideshow Bob picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 5.
Marge Simpson
A picture of Marge Simpson, from The Simpsons, with her hands clasped. Page 22.
'It's the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown'
Learn more about the Charles M. Schulz Easter cartoon in this review of It's the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown.
12 Craziest Get-ups for Peter Griffin on...
Sometimes 'Family Guy's' Peter Griffin pretends to be someone else. Let's take a look of some of his wildest appearances.
You won't believe which famous actor stars in...
Everything you need to know about 'SpongeBob SquarePants Movie: Sponge Out of Water,' including cast members, premise and soundtrack info.
The Grinch Talks to Max
The Grinch talks to Max about packages, boxes or bags in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 10.
Peabody and Sherman
Picture of Peabody and Sherman from Rocky and His Friends. Page 6.
Mr. Burns
Mr. Burns picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 19.
What things are legal to put on my web site for...
So you want to make a web site for The Simpsons? Be careful. Most multimedia has a copyright, and is illegal for you to use. Find out what you can and cannot put on your fan web site.
Follow Chuck Jones career from Bugs Bunny to...
Learn more about the long career of Chuck Jones, the legendary director behind Bugs Bunny, Tom and Jerry, and The Grinch.
20 Most Famous Guest Stars on 'The Simpsons'
Twenty of the most famous, and funniest, guest stars on 'The Simpsons,' including a pop star and an Oscar winner.
Where Is Springfield on 'The Simpsons'?
Fans have debated the true location of Springfield since the premiere of 'The Simpsons.' Here's a timeline of trivia related to Springfield's location.
Ann-Margrock
Ann-Margrock dancing with Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble on The Flintstones. Page 5.
Who Does What Voice on 'Archer'?
Learn more about the actors who play characters on the cartoon 'Archer.' Includes brief bios and photos for each voice actor.
Meet Mr. Magoo, the near-sighted classic...
Learn more about lovable, near-sighted Mr. Magoo. Follow the TV and movie career of this classic cartoon.
Squeaky-Voiced Teenager
Picture of the Squeaky Voiced Teenager on The Simpsons. Page 39.
'The Cleveland Show' Cast List
A complete cast list for The Cleveland Show, including where you've seen or heard the actors before.
Meet the characters on 'Brickleberry.'
Learn more about the characters of Brickleberry. Find out who does what voice.
Homer the Grinch
A picture of Homer Simpson doing Grinch-y business on The Simpsons. Page 6.
8 Bart Simpson Prank Calls to Moe's Tavern on...
Bart Simpson is known for pranks. Enjoy this list of some of his best prank calls to Moe's Tavern.
'The Flintstones'
Guide to The Flintstones, the classic cartoon starring Fred, Wilma and Pebbles, including a history of the primetime cartoon.
'Rocky and Bullwinkle' Logo
Picture of the Rocky and Bullwinkle logo. Page 8.
Family Guy Writer Explains Bob's Burgers Joke
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Boris Shoots
Picture of Rocky and Bullwinkle enemy Boris Badenov. Page 5.
'King of the Hill'
King of the Hill is one of the longest running animated comedies on primetime TV. Here is a guide to King of the Hill, the characters, the creator and the premise.
13 Hilarious Homer Simpson Quotes
Funny Homer Simpson quotes about food, his family, his job and his life.
What Awards Has 'King of the Hill' Won?
A list of nominations and awards for King of the Hill, including Emmy Awards.
Dudley and Inspector
Picture of Dudley Do-Right and Inspector from the classic cartoon 'Rocky and His Friends.'. Page 7.
'Futurama' Pictures
Pictures from Futurama, including Leela, Fry, Bender, Nibbler, Zapp, Kiff, Dr. Zoidberg and the Professor.
Matt Groening's Favorite Simpsons Episodes
Matt Groening chose his favorite episodes of The Simpsons in an issue of Entertainment Weekly to celebrate the cartoon's 10th anniversary.
Homer Simpson's Most Spectacular Business #Fails
Homer Simpson is always looking to get rich quick. But his business ventures become big business fails. Here are his most spectacular, along with hilarious quotes.
Waylon Smithers
Waylon Smithers picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 20.
What's a Brony? Your Complete Guide to 'My...
'My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic' is a popular cartoon on The Hub. Learn more about this magical cartoon, as well as the group of men who call themselves Bronies.
Your Guide to 'Steven Universe'
Guide to Steven Universe on Cartoon Network, including a synopsis, character descriptions and background of Rebecca Sugar, the creator.
'The Simpsons' Couples
Pictures of The Simpsons characters who are in love. Learn more about The Simpsons couples.
Meg Griffin
Picture Meg Griffin on Family Guy. Page 39.
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Lisa Simpson
Picture of Lisa Simpson, apparently talking. Page 23.
10 Funniest 'SpongeBob SquarePants' Episodes
Top 10 episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants.
Rocky and Bullwinkle
Pictures of Rocky and Bullwinkle from their classic TV cartoon. Page 2.
The Simpsons Trivia Quiz - Springfield
A trivia quiz about the town of Springfield on The Simpsons.
Francine Smith
A picture of wife Francine Smith from American Dad. Page 19.
10 Best Episodes of 'Daria'
The 10 best episodes of 'Daria,' the MTV cartoon that featured one of the most cynical characters on TV.
Griffin Family on the Couch
Picture of Meg, Peter, Lois, Stewie, Brian and Chris around the couch on Family Guy. Page 17.
'Tripping the Rift' Characters
A list of character descriptions and pictures of Tripping the Rift characters.
10 Best Soundtracks by Danny Elfman, 'Simpsons'...
Danny Elfman is famous for composing the award-winning theme to 'The Simpsons.' But did you know he also wrote these soundtracks?
Ned Flanders
Ned Flanders picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 23.
Share a Homer Simpson Quote for Every Occasion
Homer Simpson has said some hilarious quotes over the years. Now you can share them on Facebook and Pinterest.
Sideshow Mel
Sideshow Mel picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 6.
Peter Griffin's Full Name and Other 'Family...
Learn more about Peter Griffin, the head of the house on Family Guy.
Daffy Duck
Daffy Duck sets up Bugs Buck in the Rabbit Seasoning episode.
'Archer' Pictures
Pictures from the Archer cartoon on FX, including pictures of Sterling, Malory, Lana Kane and Cyril Figgis on Archer.
'The Simpsons' Family Pictures
Pictures of the Simpsons family, including Homer Simpson, Bart Simpson, Marge, Maggie, Lisa and Grandpa.
Itchy and Scratchy
Picture of Itchy and Scratchy from The Simpsons. Page 2.
Meet the Jedi and Bad Guys in 'Star Wars: The...
Characters and their bios for 'Star Wars The Clone Wars,' including Ahsoka Tano, Anakin Skywalker, Asajj Ventress and more.
Christmas
Picture of the Flintstones and the Rubbles at Christmas. Page 6.
Where to Watch 'The Simpsons' Episodes Online
Find out where you can watch online episodes of The Simpsons for free.
'South Park' Season 1 Recaps, Titles and Air...
South Park episode guide with titles, recaps and original air dates for the first season of South Park, including Mr. Hankey the Christmas Poo.
Griffins on Spooner Street
Picutre Stewie taking aim at Brian, Chris, Peter, Lois and Meg on Family Guy. Page 18.
American Dad Pictures
A picture of Roger the alien from American Dad. Page 21.
'Adventure Time' is Too Random
A revised review of 'Adventure Time,' to include more positive comments than my original, less-than-glowing, review.
Brian and Martini
Picture of Brian drinking a martini on Family Guy. Page 34.
Mace Windu
A picture of Mace Windu from the Genndy Tartakovsky animated series 'Star Wars: Clone Wars.'. Page 5.

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