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Monthly Archives: January 2012

Kids’ “Rastamouse” received scores of complaints


Rastamouse” has plenty of detractors, mon.

Figures provided by broadcast regulator Ofcom indicate that the animated TV show about a crime-solving Rastafarian mouse was Britain’s most complained-about children’s program of 2011.

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Five animated shorts nominated for Genie Award

Genie Award

The nominees are Choke (Michelle Latimer), La Cité entre les Murs/Inner City (Alain Fournier), Muybridge’s Strings (Koji Yamamura, Michael Fukushima, Shuzo John Shiota and Keisuke Tsuchihashi), Romance (Georges Schwizgebel, René Chénier and Marc Bertrand) and Wild Life (Amanda Forbis, Wendy Tilby, Marcy Page and Bonnie Thompson).

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Shaun the Sheep, Superman in English pub brawl


Police in an English town listed as a serious assault an incident in which Superman, Captain America, Shaun the Sheep and Tigger got into a donnybrook at a watering hole.

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