ABC is developing the steampunk adventures of Tom Sawyer and…

With one set of public domain heroes already settling in comfortably at Once Upon a Time, ABC is ready to give a pair of classic American characters a modern update. The network has announced that it is developing Finn & Sawyer, a detective TV series about Mark Twain's Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn set in a… » 8/18/12 3:00pm 8/18/12 3:00pm

A campaign to replace the N-word in Huckleberry Finn with the word…

Chances are you've heard about an Alabama publisher's NewSouth Books plans to release an edition of Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn that replaces Twain's many uses of the N-word with the word "slave." To protest NewSouth's revision, Gabriel Diani and Etta Devine started a satirical Kickstarter project… » 2/16/11 3:35pm 2/16/11 3:35pm