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I Learned Perseverance from Bugs Bunny

Perseverance: steady persistence in a course of action, a purpose, a state, etc., especially in spite of difficulties, obstacles, or discouragement.

There are numerous heroes in film and television from which we can learn valuable lessons. 1,604 more words

Classic Movies

You Don't Know What You're Doin'!

Director: Rudolf Ising
Release Date: October 31, 1931
Stars: Piggy, Fluffy
Rating: ★★★★½

With Foxy gone, Harman and Ising conceived a new star, Piggy, who, like Foxy is exactly Mickey Mouse (including the trousers), but now in Pig form. 234 more words

Black And White Films

One More Time

Director: Rudolf Ising
Release Date: October 3, 1931
Stars: Foxy
Rating: ★★★½

‘One More Time’ is an aptly titled short, as it marks the third and last cartoon to star Foxy, Warner Bros.’ fox-like Mickey Mouse rip-off. 140 more words

Black And White Films

Smile, Darn Ya, Smile!

Director: Rudolf Ising
Release Date: September 5, 1931
Stars: Foxy
Rating: ★★★

‘Smile, Darn Ya, Smile!’, the second of the Merrie Melodies, is also the second to feature that short-lived early star of Warner Bros., Foxy. 137 more words

Black And White Films

Foghorn Leghorn's 70th Anniversary

The latest special edition of Animation Treasures is all about your favorite cartoon rooster!

Foghorn Leghorn made his first appearance in Henery Hawk’s third cartoon, Walky Talky Hawky. 382 more words

Studio MDHR's 'Cuphead' brings back the feel of 1930s cartoons.

Do you all remember Merrie Melodies? Those musical cartoons from the 1930s, made by the studios who would eventually bring us Looney Tunes?  These were the cartoons on which your parents and/or grandparents grew up. 184 more words


Animated Animals

Friday Fun today.  Over the years there have been many cartoon characters modeled after animals.  Their anthropomorphic qualities have introduced wildlife to children, adults, and everyone in between. 222 more words