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How to draw a Minion

Glenn McCoy, an award-winning editorial cartoonist for the Belleville News-Democrat in Illinois and creator of “The Duplex” syndicated comic strip, shows you how to draw a Minion. McCoy did some storyboarding for the 2010 film "Despicable Me."

Arts & Culture

North Thurston student's play earns national honors, and you can see it this week

North Thurston High School senior Charlotte Perez received national recognition for her play “The Place Where I Go,” which opens Wednesday at the school. The play was a semifinalist in the Educational Theatre Association’s Thespian Playworks competition. The one-act play is part of the school’s fifth annual Arts Showcase, which also includes another one-act — “Forever,” by Elizabeth Stoker — along with student poetry, music, dance and visual art.

Opinion

Does Facebook know you better than you do?

What makes you tick, who you know, where you go, even where you might end up. The information you share in your profile is a snippet of what Facebook and its partners really know about you. Kevin Roose, a technology columnist for The Times, explains.

How to draw a Minion

Glenn McCoy, an award-winning editorial cartoonist for the Belleville News-Democrat in Illinois and creator of “The Duplex” syndicated comic strip, shows you how to draw a Minion. McCoy did some storyboarding for the 2010 film "Despicable Me."