Week Links 14-2013

Your regular dose of week links for April 7th to the 13th!

Animation Scoop

You’ve probably already heard by now, but if not, Jerry Beck’s new blog Animation Scoop is up and running. Differing from Cartoon Research, it covers animation news and current affairs and is written by himself and a group of contributors.

In Kids’ Rooms, Pink Is for Girls, Blue Is for Boys

Via: Slate
Via: Slate

Coming via Slate is this interesting project by Korean artist JeongMee Yoon entitled “The Pink and Blue Project” that illustrates the level at which both pink and blue have been genderised as well as how marketing departments have overwhelmingly dominated their use.

Chris Ledesma Lists His Favourite Simpsons Songs

The Simpsons’ music editor lists his favourite original songs from the series and you can be sure they’re all great 🙂

Tweets of the Week

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/SandraDRivas/status/319227925444575232″]

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/CookingUpComics/status/319518827622846464″]

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/MingjueChen/status/321673381055438850″]

Just a short time ago we discussed how the big players in the animation game could abuse Kickstarter and it already seems like that’s the case thanks to Peter Gutierrez:

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/Peter_Gutierrez/status/322427815989501952″]

This blog should be one to keep an eye on:

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/le_bibo/status/322618442865848320″]

An interesting theory, discuss:

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/Shaggyshan/status/322739565662195713″]

[blackbirdpie url=”https://twitter.com/amymebberson/status/322830255771508737″]