I Grew Up Watching Cartoons and I Turned Out Okay

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    It's Not The Cartoons It Is The Parents!

    Ok imo its not the cartoons that infect people it's the parents! I grew up watching cartoons and i turned out ok! I think if you have responsible parents and an education then they will teach you the difference between cartoons/fun and reality/self resposability. Like many kids...
    18-21, M
    Feb 4, 2011

    Nothing That Teaches You To Laugh Is Bad...

    I grew up watching The Flintstones, Snagglepuss, Huckleberry Hound, Road Runner, Scooby Doo etc, then I had the fun of watching all sorts of new ones when I had my son like Duel Masters, Digemon, Bleyblades, Jimmy Neutron, Dexter's Lab and CatDog. I now watch them to relax and...
    eklectikceliac eklectikceliac
    41-45, F
    4 Responses May 6, 2011

    I grew up in the Hanna Barbera era.

    So we had great cartoons:)
    picklebobble picklebobble
    51-55, M
    Oct 9, 2014

    Cartoon Crazy!!!

    Nothing beat being a kid in the 90's! I think, for children, it was the last era of innocence! Right before we were corrupted by super technology! I couldn't wait for Saturday morning, I'd be up at like 6am with all my toys in front of the tv ready act out everything I saw! ((lol...
    HollowBravado HollowBravado
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 14, 2013
    LysChan LysChan
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 1, 2016

    Nothing Wrong With Them...

    I take offense to the idea that children's television is all rubbish.  I know that even many people from my generation who did grow up watching many different cartoons now believe that those were just silly childhood things that should now be forgotten about.  There...
    Ryuuzaki Ryuuzaki
    22-25, F
    Mar 31, 2009

    I Love How The Logo For This Is The Thundercats Symbol

    i STILL watch cartoons. i watch teh superhero cartoons like the justice league tv show and all the superman and batman animated movies that have come out. i just love animated stuff and always have.
    EdgeCrusher EdgeCrusher
    26-30, M
    Apr 28, 2011

    I'm not clear on how Tom

    and Jerry can be bad? Look forward to hearing thoughts on this...
    universalreveries universalreveries
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2014

    I loved The Powerpuff Girls,

    Scooby Doo, Rugrats, Clifford the Big Red Dog, Arthur, Barney, Veggie Tales, and Courage the Cowardly Dog. Those 90's Cartoons were the best. Here is an actual drawing of the Powerpuff Girls that I drew when I was little. I loved all three of them. I thought Bubbles was so...
    laubrown1 laubrown1
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 22, 2014

    I still watch cartoons,

    my tv is usually set to Cartoon Network lol
    MochaBi MochaBi
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Oct 23, 2015

    I loved the cartoons

    that I grew up with and I've watched their devolution into the load of bull $#!% that most cartoons are. so collecting DVDs of the original greats
    Zurea Zurea
    31-35, T
    2 Responses Sep 29, 2015

    Haven't Killed Anybody Yet

    Grew up on all the popular ones:He-Man,She-Ra,My Little Pony,Smurfs,etc...I still spent more time playing indoors and out with friends and grew up in a loving home.
    deleted deleted
    Mar 31, 2009

    Cartoons Raised Me Up Right

    I grew up with some rather zany and sometimes dark cartoons and I learned a lot from them too. I learned how to treat people and it helped me learn right from wrong. My parents also taught me alot but that's not entirely the point. They both worked so I spent many hours watching...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Apr 6, 2011

    Watched Saturday Morning Cartoons Faithfully............

    My favorites were the Bugs Bunny and Roadrunner cartoons.
    chillsdavis chillsdavis
    56-60, M
    Jul 28, 2013

    Best Ever!

    I think cartoons gave me a good foundation. At least the ones that came on when i was a kid. like you know, looney toons and what not. I watched a lot of TV, because i was an only child and knew how to keep to myself for a while. Cartoons gave me my imaginative spark, my drive...
    candiipup candiipup
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 12, 2009

    I grew up that way and still like them.

    I like bringing them up on youtube and watching the old ones on dvd. Today I only find them good when I am watching PBS.
    geminigirl54 geminigirl54
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 22, 2015

    Petitions if you support film,

    voice acting, 90s Nick tv, or income equality. If you support film, sign. Its to make california film permit fees for no budget films to be free/waived. https://www.change.org/p/california-film-commission-filmla-allow-no-budget-films-to-be-exempt-from-film-permit-fees If you...
    supergirl805 supergirl805
    22-25, F
    Feb 1, 2016
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