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PostPosted: 06/07/20 8:18 am    ::: No more guns for Elmer Fudd Reply Reply with quote

https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/looney-tunes-gun-elmer-fudd-bugs-bunny-hbo-max-watch-new-series-uk-a9553011.html

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However, in response to gun violence in the US, animators working on the new series have ensured that Fudd be more “creative” in his attempts to catch Bugs Bunny.

As a result, he will use a scythe instead of a firearm.



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PostPosted: 06/07/20 9:50 am    ::: Re: No more guns for Elmer Fudd Reply Reply with quote

pilight wrote:
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/looney-tunes-gun-elmer-fudd-bugs-bunny-hbo-max-watch-new-series-uk-a9553011.html

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However, in response to gun violence in the US, animators working on the new series have ensured that Fudd be more “creative” in his attempts to catch Bugs Bunny.

As a result, he will use a scythe instead of a firearm.


Hey....that's better than if they'd reverted to the old Uncle Remus narrative, where the rabbit is entrapped by a tar baby. Shocked



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PostPosted: 06/08/20 1:15 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

A scythe is better?! Grim reaper much?
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PostPosted: 06/08/20 6:02 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Methinks this may be too politically correct


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PostPosted: 06/08/20 6:22 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

I'm surprised they'd allow him to have any kind of weapon. I half expect them to make Elmer Fudd a photographer and is hunting with a camera.
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PostPosted: 06/08/20 6:45 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

I'm even more concerned about what Yosemite Sam will be reduced to without his guns



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PostPosted: 06/08/20 10:06 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Luuuc wrote:
I'm even more concerned about what Yosemite Sam will be reduced to without his guns


....or what life will be like when Wile E. Coyote goes vegan. Razz

(do they still even HAVE these cartoons??)



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