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The saying goes: “if you don’t have anything nice to say, then don’t say anything at all?” And that applies to supporting our fellow artists that are out there trying to create and take advantage of opportunities in their lives and careers. As minorities in the U.S. we’ve been trained from […]

Why need to support Bordertown and Lalo Alcaraz



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Award-winning cartoonist and writer Lalo Alcaraz talks about being a writer for FOX’s new show Bordertown. The show has caused controversy because of its ‘racially-challenged’ feeling (read about it here). Watch the interview here, or download the audio podcast below. http://media.blubrry.com/artisticwarfare/p/artisticwarfare.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Interview-with-Cartoonist-Lalo-Alcaraz-Bordertown-Writer.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple […]

Bordertown Writer Lalo Alcaraz Interview



The FOX network tries to make it seem as if the show “Bordertown” is really Lalo Alcaraz’ show. That’s false. Bordertown was created by Mark Hentemann and it’s under Seth MacFarlane’s umbrella. However, Lalo SHOULD have his own show, without anyone ‘babysitting’ his content. I hope my wish comes true […]

Lalo Alcaraz Should Have His Own Show [AUDIO]







Once you have your idea ready to go, it’s time to set up a meeting, but oh-oh, how do you get this done? There are a few traditional ways of getting this done, but don’t be afraid to try your own creative methods of setting up a meeting. Your goal […]

HOW TO PITCH A TV SHOW – Part 3 – ...



Preparing you TV show idea means that you will write, re-write your concept and have something to show the networks. You have to show them what your idea is, in one way or another. The fact is that ideas are everywhere and everyone has them, so that doesn’t make an […]

HOW TO PITCH A TV SHOW – Part 2 – ...



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Who’s allowed to make fun of you? That’s what it comes down to in television political correctness. This post isn’t to debate the rights and wrongs of racism, but instead I’d like to point out the double-standards of the acceptability of racism in television. I personally think that the right […]

Animated Racism – Double Standards in Television Networks





Harold Jessurun
In this video writer Harold Jessurun talks about writing his book “Los Chistes de Pepito” and how to write short, precise and to the point. This is all very difficult, especially when you have to convey a large idea or concept into a few words and images. Check out the […]

How to write short and precise comic strip style – ...