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Tintin: Heroic Boy Reporter or Sinister Racist?

As an explorer, crime fighter and all-around hero, comic-strip icon Tintin has been an inspiration for generations. But his status as a paragon of wholesome...

Two New Museums for Tintin and Magritte

It's an old parlor game: can you name 10 famous Belgians? Belgium may be a tiny nation, and often the butt of its neighbors' jokes, but it can claim two 20th...

Tintin Travels to Tinseltown

He may be fictional, he may have emerged from comic books, but for many, Tintin is an inspirational adventurer for all time. And now, Belgium's greatest hero...

Tintin In Hollywood

DEC. 21 In the beginning was the word, and the word was Tintin. Steven Spielberg didn't know what it meant. "Raiders of the Lost Ark had just opened overseas,"...

Asia Buzz: Swashbuckler

Thursday, Feb. 22, 2001 | The scene: Saranrom Palace, Bangkok, February, 2001. The office of Mom Rajawongse (Lord) Vianu Thongma, Deputy Minister of Foreign...

The Press: Sweetness & Blight

Both cartoonists have hordes of loyal fans; both draw moonfaced characters; both go by a single name. There ends the resemblance between Belgium's Herge and...

RECAP: The Bachelorette Premiere: Andi Ees O.K.

Twenty-five men, zero mentions of fairytales. Bachelorette Andi Dorfman's quest for love is overshadowed by the death of one of the men competing for her...

And the Winner Is ...

MARY Will Win Should Win RICHARD Will Win Should Win Best Actor Demin Bichir, A Better Life; George Clooney, The Descendants; Jean Dujardin, The Artist; Gary...

Pop Chart

ALBUM EDITION GOOD WEEK/ BAD WEEK Fiona Apple The singer's fourth album is set to come out this year after a seven-year wait Nicki Minaj The rapper's Pink...