Great TV is Like Punk Rock, But Our Screens Are Filled With Adult Contemporary

Monday, May 18, 2015

Great TV is everywhere nowadays, at least that what everyone is telling me. Creators are pushing boundaries, genres are being stretched, and cultural barriers are falling. If only…

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Why is Mickey Mouse More Popular Than Bugs Bunny?

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Baiting title aside, Mickey Mouse really is more popular than Bugs Bunny. He sells a lot more merchandise, appears in far more places around the world and is lauded as a mascot for the company that operates ‘The Happiest Place on Earth.’ Bugs never even got such opportunities and yet as a character, he is far superior to Mickey. Why is that?

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Week Links 21-2013

Saturday, June 1, 2013

Charles week links for May 26th to June 1st, 2013

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Looney Tunes Weetabix Commercial from 1992

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Too often it seems that when cartoon characters make the leap into animated commercials, the quality isn’t quite up to par with the original material. Thankfully, sometimes one…

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This Needs To Hang in my Office

Monday, December 10, 2012

Since I’m on my honeymoon this week, enjoy some of the finer stuff I’ve collected on my tumblelog over the last 4 years or so. I’m not even…

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Character Sundays: The Don’t Make ‘Em Like They Used To

Sunday, March 4, 2012

As this picture clearly demonstrates. Anyone care to guess why this example works so well?

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You HAVE Visited the Lunatic Toons Tumblr Right?

Saturday, February 4, 2012

If not, you are most definitely missing out.

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Character Sundays: Witch Hazel

Sunday, October 30, 2011

I simply couldn’t let Halloween pass without mentioning a character with at least some connection to the holiday and I think a witch will suit just fine. There’s…

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The Convergence of Bugs and Daffy

Monday, August 29, 2011

Via: Hauled up from my tumblelog archives.

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Update from Ireland: The Looney Tunes are Alive and Well!

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Just a quick update from Ireland. I have found plenty to write about in regards to animation. It’s actually quite interesting to see the differences between how animation…

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A Brilliant Entertainment Museum That’s Right on My Doorstep

Friday, July 1, 2011

I admit I kinda forgot about it as I hadn’t been in a while, but some time ago, we went to Geppi’s Entertainment Museum right in downtown Baltimore….

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