Retro

10 Real People Who Inspired Your Favorite Cartoon Characters

Watching cartoons was basically a requirement as a kid. There were so many good characters who seemed to come alive in our imaginations. We had this connection to these drawings, even though they were fictional characters.But how much do you really know about your favorite cartoons? Did you know that a lot of them are based on real people? Maybe that's why so many of them seem so real to us, because their facial expressions, mannerisms and sometimes even there voices are based in reality. Popeye - Frank "Rocky" FiegelTurner Entertainment / Popeye WikiThe inspiration for the character of Popeye

TV

'The Jetsons' Are Returning To TV In A Brand New Series

We first met The Jetsons fifty-five-years-ago when it premiered on ABC. Their futuristic world made us all dream about the potential of flying cars and robot maids.  ABCThe original series took place in 2062, which doesn't sound as far away as it used to. We are apparently only 45 years out from flying cars. I'm not going to hold my breath...ABCThe show followed George Jetson and his family as they dealt with their regular family life in the year 2062.  A lot of the situations they encountered were still familiar to us, they just had cooler cars

Pop Culture

'Halloweentown' Stars Plan Touching Tribute In Honor Of Debbie Reynolds

Halloweentown is one of those movies that has an enormous following. The 1998 Disney movie was the dream for a lot of us. I mean, who didn't want their grandma to come tell them they are a witch? Disney ChannelMarnie Piper wants nothing more than to go out for Halloween and enjoy the festivities, but her mom, Gwen, won't let her. Her grandmother Aggie, played by Debbie Reynolds, desperately wanted to teach Marnie how to be a witch, but Gwen fights her on it. Disney ChannelMarnie overhears the fight and ends up following her grandmother home and that's when it

TV

10 Reboots To Prepare For Whether You Want Them Or Not

It seems like 2017 is the year of the reboots. Basically every second day another reboot is announced, so it's time to round them all up and see which ones we are actually excited for and which ones seem like they shouldn't be happening. The Lost BoysWarner Bros. The classic vampire movie is supposed to be heading to The CW for a TV reboot. Excitement Level: 5/10 - This could go either way. While Riverdale turned out okay a lot of The CW's other shows have been less enjoyable. FameMGMThey have tried this already and it didn't work great

70s

11 Reboots Of Classic Movies and TV Shows That We All Wish Didn't Happen

There were a lot of shows from our childhood that were so amazing. So many of the movies and TV shows that meant a lot to us growing up are now thought of as outdated and poorly made. At least that's what Hollywood thinks, so they keep trying to remake them. As it turns out, some things should just be left alone. There have been so many failed reboots of classics that honestly should not have been allowed to happen. Charlie's AngelsABCThere was a moderate success with the movie, at least enough to make a sequel. But the new TV

90s

90s Cartoon Theme Songs That Will Hit You Right In The Childhood

Those of us who grew up in the '90s were lucky to experience the golden age of cartoons. While a lot of the cartoons of the '80s were basically very long toy commercials, the '90s gave us some of the zaniest, coolest, and most fun cartoons we could have ever asked for. GiphyThere were so many amazing cartoons, that there's no way we could possibly include them all, but here are some of the opening credits we memorized while waiting for our favorite shows to start.AnimaniacsSo just sit back and relax, you'll laugh 'til you collapse, we're Animaniacs! Soon