Whatever happened to Saturday morning cartoons?

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  1. tsn8638

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    I grew up in the 80's; watching Gi Joe, ninja turtles, Transformers, Garfield, Muppet Babies...I could go on and on naming cartoons.
    But the crap they put now, with the E/I on the upper right corner,doesnt come close to the entertainment value of those cartoons.
    when did they start to wane?
     
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    i was just talking to my kids about that. they just dont get it
     
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    thanks Obama :facepalm:
     
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    They all went to live on DVD
     
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    the 60's were great for Saturday morning cartoons. i used to go to cousin's house and watch them on color tv. Rocky & Bullwinkle, Bugs Bunny, etc., etc.
     
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    They would show cartoons every morning, in fact. Reruns of what was shown on Saturday.
     
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    3 hours of Bugs Bunny couldn't be beat
     
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    i could watch Bugs mess with Yosemite Sam all day. much better than Elmer Fudd
     
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    What a bunch of maroons. When I was a kid, all I wanted was entire channels of cartoons 24/7, but I had to wait all week to see four hours of them. Now You queers are complaining.
     
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    They all had bands back in the 70's
     
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    road runner :yes:

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    X Men cartoon!! He-Man, Thundercats, etc. all good shit. remember the Gummie Bears?
     
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    xmen was the shit!
     
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    [video=youtube;qI0FbYe3lRE]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qI0FbYe3lRE[/video]
     
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    The cartoons are more pussified than ever and the kids are more sociopathic than ever. Go figure.
     
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