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The aardvark (Orycteropus afer) is a medium-sized, burrowing, nocturnal mammal native to Africa.
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Abraham "Abe" Levitow (July 2, 1922 - May 8, 1975) was an American animator who worked at Warner Bros. Cartoons, UPA and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM).
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American football (referred to as football in the United States and Canada, also known as gridiron elsewhere) is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
An anachronism (from the Greek ἀνά ana, "against" and χρόνος khronos, "time") is a chronological inconsistency in some arrangement, especially a juxtaposition of person(s), events, objects, or customs from different periods of time.
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The bouncing ball animation (below) consists of these six frames.
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Ants are eusocial insects of the family Formicidae and, along with the related wasps and bees, belong to the order Hymenoptera.
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Anteater is a common name for the four extant mammal species of the suborder Vermilingua (meaning "worm tongue") commonly known for eating ants and termites.
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Anthropomorphism is the attribution of human form or other characteristics to beings other than humans, particularly deities and animals.
Arby's Restaurant Group, Inc. is the second largest quick-service sandwich chain in the U.S. with more than 3,400 restaurants system wide.
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The Atari 8-bit family is a series of 8-bit home computers introduced by Atari, Inc. in 1979 and manufactured until 1992.
The attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise military strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, in the United States Territory of Hawaii, on the morning of December 7, 1941.
The B.C. Icemen were an ice hockey team in the United Hockey League.
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B.C. II: Grog's Revenge is a 1984 video game by Sierra On-Line for the Commodore 64, ColecoVision, and MSX.
The B.C. Open was a PGA Tour golf tournament in New York, held annually from 1971 to 2006.
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B.C.'s Quest for Tires is a 1983 video game developed by Sydney Development and published by Sierra On-Line.
Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players each who take turns batting and fielding.
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Binghamton is a city in, and the county seat of, Broome County, New York, United States.
Birds (class Aves) are a group of endothermic vertebrates, characterised by feathers, a beak with no teeth, the laying of hard-shelled eggs, a high metabolic rate, a four-chambered heart, and a lightweight but strong skeleton.
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Blondie is an American comic strip created by cartoonist Chic Young.
Bob and Ray was an American comedy duo whose career spanned five decades.
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Robert John Holthaus (December 28, 1928 – August 2, 1985), better known as Bob Holt, was an American actor best known for his voice work.
Brant Parker (August 26, 1920 – April 15, 2007) was an American cartoonist.
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Broome County Transit, popularly branded as B.C. Transit, is the public transportation system serving Broome County, New York, which includes the city of Binghamton and surrounding communities.
Broome County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York.
The Broome Dusters were an ice hockey team in the North American Hockey League.
A cartoonist is a visual artist who specializes in drawing cartoons.
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A caveman or troglodyte is a stock character based upon widespread anachronistic concepts of the way in which neanderthals, early modern humans, or archaic hominids may have looked and behaved.
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Celebrity is fame and public attention in the media, usually applied to a person, or group of people (celebrity couple, family etc.), or occasionally, to animals or fictional entities.
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Charles Monroe Schulz (November 26, 1922 – February 12, 2000), nicknamed Sparky, was an American cartoonist, best known for the comic strip Peanuts (which featured the characters Snoopy and Charlie Brown, among others).
ChristianityFrom the Ancient Greek word Χριστός, Christos, a translation of the Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ, Māšîăḥ, meaning "the anointed one", together with the Latin suffixes -ian and -itas.
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Christmas or Christmas Day (Crīstesmæsse, meaning "Christ's Mass") is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
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"Clam" is an informal term used to refer to any molluscans within Class Bivalvia.
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The ColecoVision is Coleco Industries' second-generation home video-game console which was released in August 1982.
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Repetition is the essential comedic device and is often used in combination with other devices to reinforce them.
A comic strip is a sequence of drawings arranged in interrelated panels to display brief humor or form a narrative, often serialized, with text in balloons and captions.
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The Commodore 64, also known as the C64, C-64, C.
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Creators Syndicate (aka Creators) is an American independent distributor of comic strips and syndicated columns to daily newspapers, websites and other digital outlets.
In art and symbolism, a crescent (US:, UK) is generally the shape produced when a circular disk has a segment of another circle removed from its edge, so that what remains is a shape enclosed by two circular arcs of different diameters which intersect at two points (usually in such a manner that the enclosed shape does not include the center of the original circle).
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A daffynition (derived from daffy and definition) is a pun format involving the reinterpretation of an existing word, on the basis that it sounds like another word (or group of words).
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Charles Dawson "Daws" Butler (November 16, 1916 – May 18, 1988) was an American actor who specialized in voicing animated films and television series.
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Dean Wayne Young (born July 2, 1938) is the head writer of the popular comic strip Blondie, which he inherited from his father Chic Young, who died in 1973.
A declaration of war is a formal act by which one nation goes to war against another.
Dik Browne (August 11, 1917 – June 4, 1989), born Richard Arthur Allan Browne in New York City, was a popular American cartoonist, best known for writing and drawing Hägar the Horrible and Hi and Lois.
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Dinosaurs are a diverse group of animals of the clade Dinosauria.
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Don Markstein's Toonopedia (subtitled A Vast Repository of Toonological Knowledge) is a web encyclopedia of print cartoons, comic strips and animation, initiated February 13, 2001.
Donald Earl "Don" Messick (September 7, 1926 – October 24, 1997) was an American voice actor, best known for his voice over roles for Hanna-Barbera.
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Dublin is the capital and largest city of Ireland.
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EasterTraditional names for the feast in English are "Easter Day", as in the Book of Common Prayer, "Easter Sunday", used by James Ussher and Samuel Pepys and plain "Easter", as in books printed in,, (Old English usually Ēastrun, -on, or -an; also Ēastru, -o; and Ēostre), also called Pasch (derived, through Pascha and Greek Πάσχα Paskha, from פסחא, cognate to פֶּסַח Pesaḥ)In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the Greek word Pascha is used for the celebration; in English, the analogous word is Pasch.
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Endicott is a village in Broome County, New York, United States.
A geologic era is a subdivision of geologic time that divides an eon into smaller units of time.
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In biology and ecology, extinction is the end of an organism or of a group of organisms (taxon), normally a species.
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Family Guy is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox Broadcasting Company.
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Francesco Marciuliano is the writer of Sally Forth, a popular comic strip syndicated by King Features and currently illustrated by Jim Keefe.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (his own pronunciation, or) (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945), commonly known by his initials FDR, was an American statesman and political leader who served as the 32nd President of the United States.
A gag-a-day comic strip is the style of writing comic cartoons such that every installment of a strip delivers a complete joke (or other kind of artistic statement).
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Gene Weingarten (born October 2, 1951) is a Wall Street Journal columnist and American two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist known for both his serious and humorous work.
General Electric (GE) is an American multinational conglomerate corporation incorporated in New York.
The giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla), also known as the ant bear, is a large insectivorous mammal native to Central and South America.
Gold Medal Books, launched by Fawcett Publications in 1950, was a U.S. book publisher known for introducing paperback originals, a publishing innovation at the time.
Humour, or humorsee spelling differencesis the tendency of particular cognitive experiences to provoke laughter and provide amusement.
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In biology a hybrid, also known as cross breed, is the result of mixing, through sexual reproduction, two animals or plants of different breeds, varieties, species or genera.
Ichthyology (from Greek: ἰχθύς, ikhthus, "fish"; and λόγος, logos, "study"), also known as Fish Science, is the branch of biology devoted to the study of fish.
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Id, ego, and super-ego are the three parts of the psychic apparatus defined in Sigmund Freud's structural model of the psyche; they are the three theoretical constructs in terms of whose activity and interaction our mental life is described.
The Infamy Speech was a speech delivered by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt to a Joint Session of Congress on December 8, 1941, one day after the Empire of Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
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An invention is a unique or novel device, method, composition or process.
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Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic separated from Great Britain to its east by the North Channel, the Irish Sea, and St George's Channel.
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Irony, in its broadest sense, is a rhetorical device, literary technique, or event in which what appears, on the surface, to be the case, differs radically from what is actually the case.
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Islam (There are ten pronunciations of Islam in English, differing in whether the first or second syllable has the stress, whether the s is or, and whether the a is pronounced, or (when the stress is on the first syllable) (Merriam Webster). The most common are (Oxford English Dictionary, Random House) and (American Heritage Dictionary). الإسلام,: Arabic pronunciation varies regionally. The first vowel ranges from ~~. The second vowel ranges from ~~~. In Northwestern Africa, they do not have stress or lengthened vowels.) is a monotheistic, Abrahamic religion articulated by the Qur'an, a religious text considered by its adherents to be the verbatim word of God, and, for the vast majority of adherents, by the teachings and normative example (called the sunnah, composed of accounts called hadith) of Muhammad (circa 570–8 June 632 CE), considered by most of them to be the last prophet of God.
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Jesus (Ἰησοῦς; 7–2 BC to AD 30–33), also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth or Jesus Christ, is the central figure of Christianity, whom the teachings of most Christian denominations hold to be the Son of God.
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The Jews (יְהוּדִים ISO 259-3, Israeli pronunciation), also known as the Jewish people, are an ethnoreligious and ethno-cultural group descended from the Israelites of the Ancient Near East and originating from the historical kingdoms of Israel and Judah.
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James Robert "Jim" Davis (born July 28, 1945) is an American cartoonist, best known as the creator of the comic strips Garfield and U.S. Acres (aka Orson's Farm), the former of which has been published since 1978 and has since become the world's most widely syndicated comic strip.
Joanie Sommers (born Joan Drost, Buffalo, New York, February 24, 1941) is an American singer and actress with a career concerning jazz, standards and popular material and show-business credits.
John Cullen Murphy (May 3, 1919 – July 2, 2004) was an American illustrator best known for his three decades of work on the Prince Valiant comic strip.
John Lewis "Johnny" Hart (February 18, 1931 – April 7, 2007) was an American cartoonist noted as the creator of the comic strips B.C. and Wizard of Id.
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Kiwi (pronounced) or kiwis are flightless birds native to New Zealand, in the genus Apteryx and family Apterygidae.
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The Los Angeles Times, commonly referred to as the Times, is a paid daily newspaper published in Los Angeles, California, since 1881.
Lucca Comics & Games is an annual comic book and gaming convention in Lucca, Tuscany, traditionally held at the end of October.
Lynn Johnston, (born May 28, 1947) is a Canadian cartoonist, known for her newspaper comic strip For Better or For Worse.
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Mason Mastroianni is an American comic artist, the grandson of Johnny Hart who created the comic strip B.C. in 1958.
Medium Large is a Web comic written and drawn by Francesco Marciuliano, who is also the current writer of Sally Forth. Unlike Sally Forth, Medium Large does not focus on a single cast of characters, though there are some recurring features, most notably the fictitious Teenage Girl President series.
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The menorah (מְנוֹרָה) is described in the Bible as the seven-lamp (six branches) ancient Hebrew lampstand made of pure gold and used in the portable sanctuary set up by Moses in the wilderness and later in the Temple in Jerusalem.
The Mid-Atlantic United States flood of 2006 was a significant flood that affected much of the Mid-Atlantic region of the eastern United States.
Michael Bartley Peters (born October 9, 1943), better known as Mike Peters, is an American cartoonist, who draws editorial cartoons and his popular, long-running comic strip Mother Goose and Grimm.
Addison Morton Walker (born September 3, 1923), popularly known as Mort Walker, is an American comic artist best known for creating the newspaper comic strips Beetle Bailey in 1950 and Hi and Lois in 1954.
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A Muslim, sometimes spelled Moslem, relates to a person who follows the religion of Islam, a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion based on the Quran.
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The National Cartoonists Society (NCS) is an organization of professional cartoonists in the United States.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American commercial broadcast television and radio network that is the flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
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New York is a state in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
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News is packaged information about current events happening somewhere else; or, alternatively, news is that which the news industry sells.
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Nineveh is a hamlet with about 50 homes on the banks of the Susquehanna River in New York.
An outhouse (or privy) is a small structure, separate from a main building, which covers a pit latrine or a dry toilet.
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Paul Michael Szep (born July 29, 1941 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada) is a political cartoonist.
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Peanuts is a syndicated daily and Sunday American comic strip written and illustrated by Charles M. Schulz, which ran from October 2, 1950, to February 13, 2000, continuing in reruns afterward.
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The PGA Tour (officially rendered in all capital letters, as PGA TOUR) is the organizer of the main professional golf tours played primarily by men in the United States and North America.
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Pocahontas (born Matoaka, known as Amonute, and later known as Rebecca Rolfe, 1595 – March 1617) was a Virginia Indian notable for her association with the colonial settlement at Jamestown, Virginia.
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Positions of landmasses near the end of the Precambrian The Precambrian or Pre-Cambrian; sometimes abbreviated pЄ is the largest span of time in Earth's history before the current Phanerozoic Eon, and is a Supereon divided into several eons of the geologic time scale.
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Prehistory means literally "before history", from the Latin word for "before," præ, and historia.
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Print syndication distributes news articles, columns, comic strips and other features to newspapers, magazines and websites.
The pun, also called paronomasia, is a form of word play that suggests two or more meanings, by exploiting multiple meanings of words, or of similar-sounding words, for an intended humorous or rhetorical effect.
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A religion is an organized collection of beliefs, cultural systems, and world views that relate humanity to an order of existence.
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A running gag, or running joke, is a literary device that takes the form of an amusing joke or a comical reference and appears repeatedly throughout a work of literature or other form of storytelling.
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The San Antonio Express-News is the daily newspaper of San Antonio, Texas, USA.
Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle and simply "Santa", is an important figure with legendary, historical and folkloric origins who, in many Western cultures, is said to bring gifts to the homes of the good children on 24 December, the night before Christmas Day.
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Sauropoda, or the sauropods (sauro- + -pod, "lizard-footed"), are an infraorder of saurischian ("lizard-hipped") dinosaurs.
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Slapstick is a style of humor involving exaggerated physical activity which exceeds the boundaries of common sense.
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Snakes are elongated, legless, carnivorous reptiles of the suborder Serpentes that can be distinguished from legless lizards by their lack of eyelids and external ears.
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Stanley Albert Drake (November 9, 1921 - March 10, 1997) was an American cartoonist best known as the founding artist of the comic strip The Heart of Juliet Jones.
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Stegosaurus (meaning "roof lizard" or "covered lizard" in reference to its bony plates) is a genus of armored stegosaurid dinosaur.
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Stewart Gilligan "Stewie" Griffin is a main character from the animated television series Family Guy.
A television special is a television program which temporarily interrupts programming normally scheduled for a given time slot.
Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated primarily in the United States and Canada as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year.
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The Christian Century is a Christian magazine based in Chicago, Illinois.
The Family Circus (originally The Family Circle) is a syndicated comic strip created by cartoonist Bil Keane and currently written, inked, and colored by his son, Jeff Keane.
The Washington Post is an American daily newspaper.
The Wizard of Id is a daily newspaper comic strip created by American cartoonists Brant Parker and Johnny Hart.
Thomas Bolyn Smothers III (born February 2, 1937) is an American comedian, composer and musician, best known as half of the musical comedy team The Smothers Brothers, alongside his younger brother Dick.
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Turning Stone Casino and Resort is a resort owned and operated by the Oneida Indian Nation in Verona, New York.
Turtles are reptiles of the order Testudines (or Chelonii) characterised by a special bony or cartilaginous shell developed from their ribs and acting as a shield.
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The UC Irvine Anteaters is the nickname used for the sports teams representing the University of California, Irvine (UC Irvine).
The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.
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The University of California, Irvine (UCI, UC Irvine, or Irvine), is a public research university located in Irvine, California, and one of the 10 general campuses in the University of California (UC) system.
Velociraptor (meaning "swift seizer") is a genus of dromaeosaurid theropod dinosaur that lived approximately 75 to 71 million years ago during the later part of the Cretaceous Period.
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In the countable sense, a verse is formally a single metrical line in a poetic composition.
A video game is an electronic game that involves human interaction with a user interface to generate visual feedback on a video device such as a TV screen or computer monitor.
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World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
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In the comic-strip business, a zombie strip (also known as a "legacy strip") is one whose creator has died or retired, and yet continues to exist with new editions in publication.
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