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Sink or Swim

This one time, at Bible camp . . .

No, I just can’t keep going with the whole “American Pie” take-off. My experience wasn’t really “Camp” and I wasn’t exactly a kid. 1,383 more words

Humor

Popeye, Olive Oyl, and Bluto in BEWARE OF BARNACLE BILL (1935) - Olive gets fickle again

(WARNING: Major spoilers abound!)

Popeye comes to Olive Oyl’s apartment and gives her the “important news” that he’s going to let her “axe” him to marry her. 126 more words

Animated Film

Popeye, Olive Oyl, and Bluto in THE PANELESS WINDOW-WASHER (1937) - Amazing stories

This cartoon takes skyscraper-climbing to heights even Harold Lloyd wouldn’t have dreamed up.

It begins with Bluto as a window-washer, albeit in his typically sleazy style. 283 more words

Animated Film

Popeye, Olive Oyl, and Bluto in LET'S CELEBRAKE - Dig that crazy granny!

(WARNING: Major spoilers abound!)

Even in a cartoon series known for its wacko imagery, this cartoon’s first shot is pretty startling: Popeye and Bluto, both in full tuxedo, manning a horse-and-carriage and happily singing a duet. 422 more words

Animated Film

Popeye, Olive Oyl, and Bluto in KICKIN' THE CONGA ROUND (1942) - Shake it like a Paramount Picture

(WARNING: Major spoilers abound!)

On shore leave in South America, sailors Popeye and Bluto compete for the affections of one Olivia Oyla. Ay carumba! 145 more words

Animated Film

Popeye, Olive Oyl, and Bluto in SHAKESPEARIAN SPINACH (1940) - A farce by any other name

The marquee for Spinach Theatre (!) reads, “Tonight – Popeye and Olive Oyl in Romeo and Juliet.” Bluto comes to the theater and, certainly not to my surprise, has a fit over seeing a poster of Popeye as Romeo. 279 more words

Animated Film

On Popeye Day

Get ready to sing along because today is Popeye Day! (Words will appear during the second stanza)

During my youth, the Mr. Cartoon Show… 72 more words

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