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*Glenn Danzig's Amazing Art Collection
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In Ugly Americans, which began debuting new episodes last week on Comedy Central, wizards, demons, zombies, humans and more live together, and often clash, in New York City. At the center is Social Services trying to ease the riffs between the varied members of the community.
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MC Pee PantsAdult Swim is integrating all sorts of hip music folks into its late-night shows: Odd Future shot a pilot for the cable channel, and word is that Major Lazer has something in the works.
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Check out our picks from Comic-Con's Thursday and Friday schedules.
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Adult Swim is set to release an original weekly web series from Dana Snyder (Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Squidbillies) and Andy Sipes (Minoriteam, Saul of the Molemen, Code Monkeys) this August on AdultSwim.com.
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Tuesday night, Aqua Teen Hunger Force co-creator and writer Dave Willis stopped by El Rey Theatre with comedian Dana Snyder, best known as the voice of Master Shake, as part of the Aqua Teen Hunger Force Live tour. Now you might be wondering how an eleven-minute cartoon can manage going on a cross-c ... More >>
For almost a decade, night owls have been tuning into Adult Swim, sometimes on a nightly basis, for the eleven-minute rush of absurdist humor that is Aqua Teen Hunger Force. After a feature film, video games and, more recently, a Christmas album, co-creator/writer Dave Willis (also the voice of Carl ... More >>
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