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Look at all those pop-culture icons staring at you up there! Here’s the place to stare back, with close to 200 long-reads on pop culture… With cartoons to match.

Long reads on film, TV, music, the arts, comics, gaming with more being added every month… Want to take a look a the full tag index? If you’re new to Jokerside why not start by checking out the collected Joker Series… or search by the power of cartoon with Jokertoons … Or just jump into the Latest Posts.

Most of all enjoy your stay!

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1966 The Beatles' Revolver at 50

1966: Revolver at 50

The third of Jokerside’s tributes to the mighty cornerstone of pop culture that was 1966 links back to the first. It’s August 1966 and the arrival of the second of two musical landmarks that heralded the start of something new. A few months after The Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds, The Beatles were about to turn into something else entirely … Revolver, released 50 years ago today… Read the full long-read now.


Joker Series of the Month: The Master!

This August, Jokerside puts the emphasis on the Moriarty of Doctor Who – with six long-reads tracking the Master from his suave 70s entrance to Missy’s dancing ON the stars. Start the MaRCHster series here…

The Original Master - Doctor Who Marchester takeoverThe Master in the 1980s - the Doctor Who Marchster takeoverThe Master Eric RobertsThe Master in Scream of the Shalka and UtopiaMaster The Master John SimmThe Mistress, Time Lady and Cyberman


Jokerside’s about cartoons as much as long-reads… Find the full set on the cartoons page. These pointy-nosed black n’ white cartoons are powered by Jokertoons.com – where you can now buy or commission unique illustrations and cartoons!

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