This company doesn't mind being called cartoonish. King Features Syndicate distributes comics, columns, editorial cartoons, puzzles, and games to newspapers around the world. It also licenses its cartoon characters and sells merchandise based on those characters. It brings more than 150 features, including famous strips such as Popeye, Dennis the Menace, Family Circus, and Blondie, to some 5,000 newspapers. Syndicated columns include advice from Dr. Ruth and Dr. Joyce Brothers, as well as horoscopes, housekeeping tips, travel, and health. King Features Syndicate was founded in 1915 by William Randolph Hearst and Moses Koenigsberg. Owned by Hearst , it operates as part of Hearst Entertainment & Syndication.