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A Man Who Has Nothing In Particular To Recommend Him Discusses All Sorts of Subjects at Random as Though He Knew Everything

Saturday Is For Cartooons

I’ve got telephone problems now, as a welcome respite to being inconvenienced by an interruption of my internet access. And my digital camera died. As Rodney Dangerfield says: “I’m afraid to go to the bathroom.” Anyway, we soldier on. Cartoons! I always preferred early Bugs. He was much more vicious. He even had more of a ferretty face back then.

Here’s one I always liked too. Pay attention to the work of the least known but perhaps most talented of the Bugs team. Outside of Mel Blanc, who’s in a sort of class of his own, THE MAN was Carl Stalling, doing the music:

Enjoy! Just don’t try and call me to tell me how much you liked it.
(Updated: Phone fixed! Green wire, black wire…whatever!)

2 Responses

  1. I heard of couple bars of “We’re In the Money” when Uncle Louie’s first letter arrived. And did you catch the lawyers’ letterhead? Shuyster and someone was all I could make out.


  2. The second one begins with a song called “Girlfriend of the Whirling Dervish” by Johnny Mercer. Stalling used to toss that one in all the time. Sublime.

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