Monthly Archives: August 2020
With 2019’s The Art of Racing in the Rain, a live-action remake of Disney’s classic Lady and the Tramp and this year’s Call of the Wild, Scoob! and Clifford the Big Red Dog, it may seem like canines — real and animated — are taking theaters by storm. But dogs have been darlings of the screen since film’s beginnings, says Robin Ganzert, author of Animal Stars and president and CEO of American Humane, the nonprofit that monitors on-set animal safety to provide the “No Animals Were Harmed” certification.
Essentials Week spotlights unexpected items that make our daily lives just a little bit better. The true civil service of the 24-hour news cycle isn’t journalism (lol). Rather, it’s the gift that keeps on giving: countless (and I mean countless) hours of news fail compilations. News is hell right now.