The Creative Hand Behind Popeye AniMinutes Revealed!

King Features flagship character Popeye the Sailor Man is changin’ it up to become Popeye the Jersey Man. NEW Jersey, that is. At least for the day. Huh? What’s up with that? Starring in the latest Popeye AniMinute  launching today which is themed to honor…

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Popeye and The Argonaut: An 85th Anniversary Story

[caption id="attachment_12222" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Popeye's first appearance in Thimble Theatre on January 17, 1929[/caption] It’s rare that the reporter becomes the story but, as we celebrate the 85th anniversary of Popeye’s first appearance on Jan. 17, 1929,  that’s exactly what has happened. A newspaper arts…

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Popeye and PEZ Go Way Back

Did you know that there exists a very special history between Popeye and PEZ candy?  PEZ began making dispensers in the 1940s, and they were originally very plain and intended for adults who were trying to quit smoking. Throughout the 1950s, PEZ introduced a number of more playful designs…

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