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"Monty Python and the Holy Grail" as a serious and intense drama

The forthcoming big screen epic King Arthur: Legend of the Sword has nothing on the Pythons. (Cinefix) report this ad Lucy Walinchus’s How to Raise a Smartass is a great, funny, irreverent memoir/guidebook about Walinchus’s own experiences, proudly raising a passel of smartass kids. Speaking as the father of a self-declared “sassy” eight year old, I could certainly relate — I laughed, I …

RIP, MAD Magzines's Jack Davis

Davis had been with MAD since its first run in 1952, and his illustrations helped define the look of satirical art for generations. He died at age 91. Davis drew his last MAD cover in 1995, and his work has been frequently reprinted in the magazine to the present day. A spokesman for the magazine, which began …