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“The Wizard of Id” (1970)
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March 4, 2015 posted by

“The Wizard of Id” (1970)

I always considered The Wizard of Id to be one of my big cartooning influence. I always had a thing for Johnny Hart’s dry sense of humor, and I consider…

“Crayon Shin Chan” (1992)
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February 18, 2015 posted by

“Crayon Shin Chan” (1992)

Standards on what is acceptable and what is not in children’s entertainment is always a headache, at least in America. In Japan, standards tend to be far looser than out…

Japanese Animated Commercials, Part 4
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January 28, 2015 posted by

Japanese Animated Commercials, Part 4

Here we go again with these silly Japanese adverts! Let’s see what’s in store this week. Maruai Hanakatsuo 1960s commercial for a brand of katsuobushi. Featuring an American woman speaking…

More Japanese Animated Commercials
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January 14, 2015 posted by

More Japanese Animated Commercials

I’m back again this week with another look at vintage commercials from Japan. And its quite an interesting bunch! Morinaga Milk Caramel From 1954, here’s one featuring live-action and animation….

DePatie-Freleng’s “Hoot Kloot”
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November 19, 2014 posted by

DePatie-Freleng’s “Hoot Kloot”

Continuing my series of posts on DePatie-Freleng’s later theatrical works – another one they did was “Hoot Kloot”, about a sheriff in the wild west. Like many cartoon characters, Hoot…