Tag - Tex Avery

Bugs Bunny: Victory Through Hare Power

Happy Birthday, Bugs Bunny

It was 69 years ago today that Bugs Bunny‘s first appearance, “A Wild Hare,” was released. There were other “proto-Bugs” characters, but this is considered to be his first official short. It’s directed by...

Creating Gags for Spike Jones, or A Day in...

So I’ve mentioned before how I love Spike Jones because seeing him and his crew perform is a lot like the inside of my head. This admission has earned me my fair share of people backing away slowly, but so be it. Mark Evanier, because...

It’s Top Hats and Tails, You Know

Update: The embedded version has been removed. You can find the latest version at the direct link. Because there’s always, always, always room for Tex Avery. Direct link for the feedreaders. Found via Cartoon Brew.

Yes, John is a Dog.

Cartoon Brew did a YouTube raid and collected four classic cartoons. You’ve got Dave Fleischer working with Cab Calloway’s “Minnie the Moocher,” James Culhane working with the music of Jack Teagarden, Jack Kinney...