Top 10 1960s TV cartoon theme songs

The Bugs Bunny Road Runner Show

Similar to my posts on top superhero theme songs, I thought I’d create lists of my favorite TV cartoon theme songs by decade. This list is ranked in no particular order, and is focused on American TV cartoons—I’m not knowledgeable enough about Japanese animation to include such, though “Speed Racer” had a catchy theme. The Flintstones The longest … Read more

Anthony’s DC Comics picks for January 2015

Batman '66 #19

We’ve finally reached the oh-so-futuristic year 2015 with comic solicitations. Here’s a look at what’s of interest coming out from DC in January; full solicitations are available here. Comics The Multiversity Guidebook #1, on sale Jan. 21, $8 Batman ’66 #19, on sale Jan. 28, $3 (digital first) Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman #6, on sale … Read more

Happy 50th anniversary of “The Jetsons”

The Jetsons

2012 marks the 50th anniversary of “The Jetsons,” the Hanna-Barbera cartoon that, along with “Buck Rogers,” “Star Trek,” and “Back to the Future II” probably forms a good deal of popular mental perceptions of what an optimistic, technology-driven future is like. The series, loosely based on the comic strip “Blondie” (not just “the Flintstones in … Read more