Pop Culture

Interview: Popping in with pop-culture artist David Irvine

Artist David Irvine, aka The Gnarled Branch (no relation to us at TuffGnarl!), works in many mediums and themes, has shown in galleries all over and has a huge on-line presence. But as I am an unabashed fan of pop-culture, his handcrafted “upcycling” of tossed off paintings particularly caught my eye one night and I […]

INTERVIEW: Shooting the shit with Joe R. Lansdale

Joe R. Lansdale may be the most prolific writer you haven’t heard of. Champion Joe (as his fans call him) has written everything from novels (The Drive-In), short stories (Bubba-Ho-Tep), screenplays (the animated Son of Batman film) and comic books  (DC/Vertigo’s Jonah Hex: Two-Gun Mojo).   Lansdale even dipped his pen into a few episodes […]

5 Cartoons From The ’90s Hollywood Hasn’t Ruined (Yet)

It’s easy to understand why Hollywood insists on adapting practically every aspect of our childhood that we still hold in high regard. People now in their 30s reside in that pitch-perfect marketing sweet spot where we’re still enjoying our fleetingly disposable income. They prey on our nostalgic vulnerabilities and the result is practically money in the bank. […]