Say It Isn't So...
Taking a page from the same business model that gave us New Coke and watered-down Jack Daniels Whiskey, Warner Brothers is changing the look (we would say destroying) of the much-beloved cartoon characters that we all grew-up with.
Wile E. Coyote, Tazmanian Devil, Daffy Duck, Lola Bunny, Road Runner, and, worst of all, Bugs Bunny have been "updated" by Warner Brothers as some sort of cheap-looking angular mutations of the originals.
The excuse offered by the studio is that the characters needed to be changed in order to appeal to a younger, more "sophisticated" audience. The
We are glad that Mel Blanc didn't live to see this sacrilege...
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