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Bottleneck Gallery recently released three prints from artist Florey inspired by classic episodes of The Simpsons. One of the prints was inspired by Kamp Krusty, the terrible summer camp Bart ends up taking over, Lord of the Flies-style in the first episode of the fourth season. In the print, which...

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• Former summer camp director and current North Carolina Rep. Chuck McGrady was quoted in a recent Asheville Citizen-Times article about his advocacy for the state to no longer treat 16- and 17-year-olds as adults in criminal prosecution saying: "As a former summer camp director, I do know the difference between a 16-year-old...

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Grace (Debra Messing) assumes her mom is trying to play matchmaker for her when she invites her and Will (Eric McCormack) to lunch with a guy she knew from summer camp in the "Who's Mom Is It Anyway" episode of Will & Grace (Season 2, Episode 4). Naturally, Grace isn't...

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Director Peter Berg has been doing press to promote his new film Patriots Day and in one of those interviews he mentions his love of boxing, something he's been doing since he was a kid at summer camp. "I try to box every day," he said in this particular interview. "I...

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Actor Ben Platt 'fessed up recently in an interview with Paper about a time he stole a bunkmate's Harry Potter book at summer camp. Ice hockey isn't usually a sport you think of when you think of summer camp, but the North Jersey day camp Camp 613 is pretty serious about...

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The curtain officially closes tonight on 2016 so it's a good time just for fun to look back and see what posts drew the most traffic. Interestingly enough, only one out of the top 10 were actually originally posted in 2016. Video Goes Behind the Scenes at 'Pitch Perfect 2'...

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Author David Sax explores a variety of industries - music, publishing, education - where analog products and solutions have held fast despite repeated claims of their demise in a digital world in his book The Revenge of Analog: Real Things And Why They Matter. But it's a visit to his...

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Camp Ramah in Ojai, California is expanding with a $1.8 million land acquisition. The camp will increase its size by 40 percent with the additional 174 acres. A local newspaper column details the history of St. Francis of Alvernia, a facility in upstate New York that hosted a summer camp for...

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The Pfefferman family plays a game of sardines in the "To Sardines and Back" episode of the Amazon series Transparent (Season 3, Episode 3). While the after birthday dinner game gives the show an opportunity to put characters together in an intimate setting as they work through their myriad of...

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Actress Mae Whitman is well known now for starring in Parenthood and playing George Michael's girlfriend Ann Veal in Arrested Development, but 20 years ago she had the chance to make s'mores with George Clooney in the romantic comedy One Fine Day. Whitman played Clooney's daughter in the film, which was...

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Camps, especially religiously affiliated ones, can often have an out of sight out of mind relationship with their surrounding communities. But a recent fire changed that for Camp Ramah Darom and its local Georgia community. Forward has the story "How a Winter Fire Burned Down the Walls Between a Jewish Camp...

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Everyone's favorite and least likely teenage spy, Agent Cody Banks (Frankie Munoz), went to an undercover CIA summer camp in the 2004 sequel Agent Cody Banks: Destination London. Despite its title, the movie opens in the U.S. at the summer camp, where Cody is playing and winning another game of capture the...