Uncle Sam

Gumby (credit: Donald Bowers/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival); Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Governor Cuomo Touts His Gumby-Like ‘Flexibility’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo jokingly played up his “flexibility” as governor, comparing himself to the animated clay character from 1960s television.


Thomas Nast Self Portrait

NJ Assemblyman Wants Thomas Nast Off Hall Of Fame Nomination List

His cartoons famously depicted Santa Claus and Uncle Sam, but there’s a move afoot to keep Thomas Nast out of the New Jersey Hall of Fame.