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Animation Anecdotes #173
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August 1, 2014 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #173

Don’t Ask. Don’t Tell. In the first Pepe LePew cartoon, “Odor-able Kitty” (1945), the amorous French skunk chases a MALE tomcat who has disguised himself as a skunk to avoid…

“Hey, I’m Guzura!” (1967)
LOST PLANET ANIME
July 30, 2014 posted by

“Hey, I’m Guzura!” (1967)

Here’s an oddball classic anime you might not have heard of: Oraa Guzura Dado. It was a slow process for Tatsunoko Productions when it first opened its doors in 1962….

A Few Bugs in the System
CLASSIC ANIMATED ADVERTISING
July 26, 2014 posted by

A Few Bugs in the System

Summer’s here, and that usually means insects. As much as folks hate ’em in real life, insects in cartoons can sometimes become beloved characters. Advertisers even use them as mascots,…