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  • These contain "Pogo", easily one of the best stand-alones Alan Moore ever wrote and the American Gothic story arc which gave John Constantine much of his enigmatic persona.

    Archive 2003-06-01

  • Pogo is a musician who takes snippets of movies (Harry Potter, Hook, Willy Wonka) and builts ambient songs around them.

    Score one for modeling on nature

  • That you, the entity known as Pogo, speaks on behalf of a hundred trillion cells without so much as a "by your leave".

    20 million.

  • Chadd "Wacky Chad" Dietz, 24, who performs with Mr. Grzybowski and Nick McClintock, 22, in a troupe called the Pogo Dudes, said each member earned about $10,000 since May, displaying their antics at places such as the Kingston Busker Festival.

    Boing! Boing! Boing! Boing!

  • To paraphrase Pogo, we have met the future administration and, one way or the other, it is us.

    Aimee Liu: Why the Political is Personal(ity)

  • My friend, allow me to paraphrase Pogo: "We have met the enemy and it is our own government."

    Now More Than Ever, The World Needs A Bold U.S. Antiwar Movement

  • There's a pacing problem built into any adaptation of Pogo, which is that the pacing of the strip doesn't match the setting.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • To paraphrase Pogo, "We have met the avatar, and they is us."

    Do virtual worlds liberate us?

  • To paraphrase Pogo: perhaps we have met the intelligent designer, and it is us.

    The Speculist: Meet the Designer

  • An old cartoon character called Pogo had once said, "We have met the enemy, and he is us."

    The Lake House


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  • 1) "Pogo" was apparently an early trademark used for the Pogo stick. George Hansburg created a painted all metal, enclosed-spring pogo stick, which was manufactured in Elmhurst, N.Y., and patented in 1919. Pogoing became a fad in Europe and the U.S. in the early 1920s, and the name "Pogo stick" became genericized.

    2) Walt Kelly ran a wonderful newspaper comic strip "Pogo", starting in 1948 and ran daily through 1975.

    3) In the 1970's, most punk rockers could manage the "Pogo", a dance which involved standing with your feet together and jumping up and down.

    4) "POGO" is a registered trademark of ConAgra Foods Canada Inc. for their hot dog on a stick in batter. Again, the term has become genericized, and corn dogs of this type are referred to as "pogos".

    March 26, 2011