What A Cartoon!

From the creators of Talking Simpsons comes What A Cartoon!, an audio exploration of every cartoon ever! Join hosts Henry Gilbert and Bob Mackey (as well as several guests) for an in-depth look at a different episode of a different cartoon every week!


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What A Cartoon! - Mickey Mouse "Duck The Halls"

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What A Cartoon! - Animaniacs "Yakko's World / Cookies for Einstein / Win Big"

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What A Cartoon! - Bonkers "I Oughta Be In Toons"

Disney's Bonkers has become a bit of a running joke on the Talking Simpsons Network, so of course we're doing an episode about it now that Disney+ has finally made it legally available for the first time in 15 years! While Bonkers remains the most...



What A Cartoon! - Yu-Gi-Oh! "The Heart of the Cards"

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What A Cartoon! - Pokémon "Here Comes The Squirtle Squad" With Kat Bailey

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What A Cartoon! - It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

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 04 November 2019  2h21m

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What A Cartoon! - Gravity Falls "Summerween"

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 28 October 2019  2h11m

What A Cartoon! - Disney's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

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