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Honey, I Shrunk the Kids 1989 (opening credits)

i’ve had a crush on Rick Moranis and his fat bottom lip since Little Shop (‘86). Honey was also a big favorite of mine growing up. 

also, i’ll take HISTK 3D anyday over Captain fucking EO at Disneyland. yea i said it.

Rick Moranis fun fact: He’s an April Aries! that’s all you know. i miss you, Rick!

cARtOONSDAY: "bEWARE OF THE eLF"

cARtOONSDAY: “bEWARE OF THE eLF”

It’s the little things at Christmas that often get to you the most.

All that sweetness and light
can give you such a fright.
Sneaking over to your bed
to stab you before daylight.

So when you go to bed
don’t turn your little head.
For that elf on the shelf
will make sure you wake up dead.

Then a zombie you will be
lumbering ’round the Christmas tree
searching for some brains
or other presents not…

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Jerry Mouse & Gene Kelly-Anchors Aweigh 1944

look at me, i’m dancin’!

see also: Stewie Griffin v. Jerry Mouse

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The Real Ghostbusters; Slimer, Come Home 1986

i always had a crush on cartoon Egon. i don’t know if it was his platinum dollop sperm tail hair, his intellect or his red round framed glasses. (answer: ALL OF THE ABOVE!!!) listen, i know he’s a cartoon, leave me alone!

here’s PART 2 and PART 3
and never forget the real GHOST BUSTERS, Spencer, Tracy & Kong!

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"Eep Opp Ork Ah-Ah, that means I Love You"

The Jetsons; A Date with Jet Screamer 1962

full episode: Part 1 Part 2


fun fact: Janet Waldo, who is the voice of Judy Jetson was on an episode of I Love Lucy (“The Young Fans”). Waldo plays Peggy, a teenager infatuated with Ricky. THIS is the only clip i could find from that episode.

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Feed the Kitty 1952

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Dumbo 1941 “Pink Elephants on Parade”

see also Heffalumps & Woozles from Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day 1968

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Amanda Palmer-No Surprises (Radioshead Cover) 2011

i love this bitch! i love this song. Rotoscope Reference

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Animaniacs: The Senses Song 1993

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WFRR: Maroon Cartoon; Somethins’ Cookin’ 1988

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Silly Symphonies The Three Little Pigs 1933

who’s afraid of the big bad wolf? doot, doot, doot, doot-doot.

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Hanker for a Hunk O’ Cheese 1977
i love cheese. ‘nuff said.

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Mr. Men; Mr. Noisy 1976

Dedicated to creator of Mr. Men, Roger Hargreaves, who would have been 76 today.  

and of course i have to throw in the Scott Pilgrim comic reference when Wallace mentions to Scott that Ramona’s shoes looking like Mr. Silly Shoes. HEY, Mr. Noisy wears giant shoes too. i love me some giant shoes.

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it’s a Cartoonsday!

Naughty But Mice 1939

if you’ve ever heard me sing “How Dry I Am” and had no clue as to what i was referring to, then watch this here cartoon, churrins’.

i’m sure i’ll be singing this at the top of my lungs tomorrow on the drunk stumble walk home, while i point and wink at people driving by. (i’m kidding, i hate people, i’ll be winking at the poles, walls & benches that are going to keep me from falling over).

enjoy.

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Squirrel Nut Zippers; Ghost of Stephen Foster 1998 directors: R.Persi and M.Nastuk

"Ships were made for Sinking, Whiskey made for Drinking"

see also; Fleischer Bros Bimbo’s Initiation 1931

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Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown 1980

Snoopy & Woodstock have to be the greatest cartoon duo ever. Here’s my favorite pooch doing an impersonation of myself whenever i go to wind down with a couple “Root Beer” pints at Timmy’s or The Reagle Beagle. 

this movie is out of print but you can watch it on…yep, you guessed it: YOUTUBE

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Tex Avery; Bad Luck Blackie 1949 

don’t think you’re going to escape this week without a Cartoon!

don’t mess with us kittens!

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Looney Tunes: Dr. Jerkyl’s Hide 1954

this little guy:

"naaah" (slap)

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only 3 more, Cartoonsday’s left.

Merrie Melodies-Coo Coo Nut Grove 1936

caricatures: 

0:53-Ben Bernie 1:11-Walter Winchell 1:29-Hugh Herbert 1:34-WC Fields & Katharine Hepburn 1:45-Ned Sparks 1:50-Johnny Weissmuller & Lupe Velez 2:04-John Barrymore 2:18-Harpo Marx 2:50-George Arliss & Mae West 3:10-Laurel & Hardy3:22-Edna Mae Oliver 3:33-Clark Gable 3:41-Gary Cooper 4:01-The Dionne Quintuplets 4:51-Groucho Marx 5:00-Helen Morgan 5:21-Wallace Beery 5:59-Edward G. Robinson & George Raft

see also; Merrie Melodies Hollywood Steps Out 1941