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Date: 03/22/12 11:00 AM

9 Responses to 5 Things From Old Cartoons That Used To Make Sense

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    fancylad Male 30-39
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    March 22, 2012 at 9:33 am
    Link: 5 Things From Old Cartoons That Used To Make Sense - Remember how you used to watch old-school cartoons and parts of them just didn`t make sense? Here`s the explanations.
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    5Cats Male 50-59
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    March 22, 2012 at 11:19 am
    I`m so old, I knew 4 of these (just not who exactly inspired Foghorn Leghorn`s accent).
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    madduck Female 50-59
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    March 22, 2012 at 11:36 am
    Ok- am I really ancient, not one of those items needed explaining to me. How can ANYONE not know what a bloody anvil is, or get the Steinbeck reference..
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    Trillian42 Female 18-29
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    March 22, 2012 at 11:39 am
    I did know about Foghorn Leghorn, thanks to Stephen King. Also: Simpler times indeed. "Hodor!" is the modern "hug him and pet him and squeeze him" - I see no difference.
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
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    March 22, 2012 at 12:05 pm
    Wow... now i feed old
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    tobyvictory Male 70 & Over
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    March 22, 2012 at 2:13 pm
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    LadyMorgue Female 30-39
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    March 22, 2012 at 3:08 pm
    I was a very cultured young child. My parents would watch cartoons with me and would say, "You know where that came from?..." and then explain the reference.
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    Thonious Male 40-49
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    March 22, 2012 at 6:07 pm
    Even way back when I was a child, part of the beauty of those old cartoons was that they were made for adults and suitable for children. There are hundreds of cultural and topical allusions in the old cartoons, many more that listed there.
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    RoboPatton Male 30-39
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    March 22, 2012 at 11:01 pm
    What`s that tingly feeling in my head? I think I just learned something on IAB... not used to this.

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