Monthly Archives: July, 2013

Comments About Comments

We’ve been listening to our readers’ criticisms about our blog, and without a doubt, the 1 complaint that I’ve heard more than any other regarding the blog is that people are displeased with our decision to disable the ability for readers to post comments. Well, we’ve heard your complaints and since we want out readers …

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Talkin’ Nerdy: Tiny Toons’ Head Scratching Adventures

By now, it’s no secret that I’m a Warner Brothers/Looney Tunes fan, and that like many WB/LT fans, that I’m also a fan of Steven Spielberg’s Tiny Toon Adventures. Although I personally like TTA’s successor Animaniacs a little more, TTA remains one of THE best cartoons to come from the 1990s. Having said that, there …

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Talkin’ Nerdy: Hydro Heroes Unite!

Fire. Earth. Air. Weak Sauce. Really? Well, if you go by the jokes, riffs and barbs of comedians and cartoon writers, you’d think so. Take the scion of Atlantis, Aquaman:  “Yeah, I’ve done plenty of sighin’ in Atlantis too.” **************************************************************************** Here it is, 2013, and still the only way stand-up comics and the writers of …

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The Retro Bin: Yogi’s Gang (1973)

As previously mentioned in Jason (Goldstar)’s Yogi’s Space Race review, a staple of Hanna-Barbera Studios was its’ employment of the “potpourri” show concept, namely gathering their vast and rather redundant library of star characters together in a single program, typically with them all involved in some group activity like a major sporting competition or celebrating …

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Cartoon Planet in Crisis

Gather around. It’s Pop Quiz Time: Q: What’s the difference between these 2 things? A: One of them is a sinking ship, and the other one is the Titanic. ********************************* There’s good news and bad news. The good news is that Cartoon Network’s hour long program block Cartoon Planet has since been expanded and is …

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