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With ‘The Far Side,’ Gary Larson Pioneered the Art of the Meme

There couldn’t be a ‘Is This a Pigeon?’ without a ‘Beware of Doug’

Doctor Manhattan Has the Most Debated Dick in Fandom

Average or a hefty hog? Circumcised or not? And why the hell can't we look away?

The Breakout Sex Symbol of ‘Watchmen’ Is Tim Blake Nelson’s Voice

Watching Nelson interrogate white supremacists on the buzzy new HBO series is eerie, uncomfortable… and deeply alluring

How Much Homework Should an Audience Really Be Expected to Do?

HBO’s new big-budget ‘Watchmen’ show is aiming high — so high, in fact, it’s going to go right over the heads of anyone not intimately familiar with the source material