The Anytown Show
For quite some time now, an apparently shameless art thief and failed con artist has been coming to deviantart, pretending to be an animation professional. S/he has posted under such names as cartoonsman, Klasky-Csupo, WarnerBrosAnimation, and most recently, CraigBartlett (which got shut down after less than ten hours. Nice work!). This person keeps coming back and pulling the same stunts, leading some folks to believe s/he is who they say they are. I'm personally quite tired of this fibber stinkin' up the place, so I put together a list of things to look out for if s/he should come back.
A big-time name As mentioned above, the poster will pretend to be affiliated with major animation companies, or even a well-known animator. Remember that these companies and personalities have access to PR firms and personal social media accounts. If you see Craig Bartlett come on to DA and say that they're working on a new show, it is unlikely that they'll b