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Remembering the old: Looney tunes

Remembering the old is a multi-part series discussing the most famous old cartoons in the history of animation. Our first cartoon might be the greatest and most legendary of them all: Looney Tunes. The toon and franchise has, for generations, entertained and marked the live of many among us. Originally, the toons were a compilation […]

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The Essential Daffy Duck DVD is Out Now

This week saw the release of Warner Bros. The Essential Daffy Duck on DVD shelves. The two-disc set, which retails for $26.99, contains 2 DVDs packed full with 21 Daffy Duck classics, such as Porky’s Duck Hunt, one of the many skits with Porky Pig as a hunter and Daffy as his unlucky (or lucky, […]

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Bugs gets buzzed and Daffy patrols on Off Duty Cop

A decent part of tonight’s Looney Tunes Show episode will feature the transformation of Daffy Duck, from mildly annoying roommate to mildly annoying pretend detective. Bugs, on the other hand, is going through his own transformation. Never passing up an opportunity to spout “What’s up, Doc”, Bugs heads in to the doctor’s for a routine […]

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Daffy and Porky star in Off Duty Cop

With all the cop dramas on TV today, it’s difficult to tell the good ones from the bad ones. Or the Looney ones from the Daffy ones, for that matter. Take this week’s episode of The Looney Tunes Show, for example, where Daffy’s obsession with TV star Steve St. James leads him to a real-life […]

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Daffy rules as the The Wizard

It’s certainly not “Duck Season!” Through the decades, Daffy has been an adventurer and comedian, but we don’t ever recall him inheriting super human powers and immensely powerful magic abilities. At least, not yet this season. And, with all that said, here he is, starring in this week’s Merrie Melodies short on The Looney Tunes […]

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Bugs details Pizzarriba on Sunday Night Slice

As fun as they are, Bugs, Daffy, and Porky just want a place to hang out that they can call their own. On this week’s The Looney Tunes Show, they’ll tell the story of how such a place came to be, revisiting the origin store of Pizzarriba! From the very beginning when Girardi’s, the local […]

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The Looney Tunes Show Bugs and Daffy Get a Job on Cartoon Network

Finally, the day is here; the day Bugs and Daffy Get a Job. For years, decades even, we’ve watched their adventures and misadventures, as they go hunting, lounging, inventing, on dinner dates, and any other mess that the crazy folks at Warner Bros. can think up. However, it took Cartoon Network’s The Looney Tunes Show […]

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Greatest TV Cartoon Theme Songs #15: Looney Tunes

When you write songs for 10-minute Cartoon Shorts that are meant for the theater, back in the 1930’s and 40’s, it’s different than writing for an introduction for a 30-minute cartoon show, that includes 3 10-minutes cartoons, on TV.

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The Looney Tunes Show: Eligible Bachelors

When Porky Pig steps in to host a bachelor auction, Bugs and Daffy are both put up for bid. With a large sum of money and a trip to Paris on the table, it sounds like an exciting adventure for both of them. Lola Bunny comes out swinging with an enormous bid towards Bugs, hoping […]

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The Looney Tunes Show sports Monster Talent for Cartoon Network

Looney Tunes is home to many stars, from Bugs to Daffy to Porky. But even the lesser known icons can power themselves to fame: Michigan J. Frog danced his way to the top of the WB! Two of the creepier stars are the Witch and Gossamer; an evil old lady and a giant orange hairball, […]

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The Looney Tunes Show brings Jailbird …and Jailbunny to Cartoon Network

This Tuesday, May 17th, Cartoon Network is throwing the Looney Tunes in the slammer. And, heck, might as well bring the Merrie Melodies along with ya! What’s all the hubbub? At 8pm, the Warner Bros. crew of the Looney Tunes Show find their antics landing them in jail. After a visit to the Grand Canyon […]

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The Looney Tunes Show on Cartoon Network tonight

That’s all, folks! Er… that’s all the waiting you’ll have to do, we mean. Tonight, after weeks of hype and buildup, Cartoon Network will finally premiere the latest and greatest venture to the world of animation, The Looney Tunes Show. Starting at 8pm, we get to bring back icons like Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky […]