A look at New Year’s Eve/Day and Boxing Day in cartoons, from “Rudolph’s Shiny New Year” to several “Peanuts” specials.
This week’s “minorities in cartoons” entry is the classic R&B/pop singing group the Jackson Five. Background The popular singing group (featuring Tito, Jermaine, Jackie, Marlon,… Read More »Minorities in cartoons: The Jackson Five
In the spirit of my post about Christmas specials that pass (or fail) the Bechdel Test, I thought it’d be fun to look at animated… Read More »Easter specials that pass (or fail) the Bechdel Test
“Twas the Night Before Christmas” is a 1974 Rankin-Bass Christmas special. It’s based on the 1823 poem “A Visit From St. Nicholas,” which established the… Read More »Christmas specials: “Twas the Night Before Christmas”