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by David Gerstein
Sun Oct 30, 2011 1:19 pm
Forum: The Termite Terrace Trading Post
Topic: Final Weekend for the GAC Forums
Replies: 164
Views: 44072

Bravo, Mr. Geezil! Bravo. Has anyone set 'em up during my absence? Come over to the house for a duck dinner...
by David Gerstein
Sun Oct 30, 2011 12:46 pm
Forum: The Termite Terrace Trading Post
Topic: The Origin of the the title "Looney Tunes"
Replies: 4
Views: 3834

He don't know us very well, do he?
by David Gerstein
Sun Oct 30, 2011 10:28 am
Forum: The Termite Terrace Trading Post
Topic: Let the madness begin!
Replies: 38
Views: 15519

Scarlet Pumpernickel wrote:An appropriate story for kids going to sleep.
Dunno where you found that, Scarlet, but it's a made-up story "explaining" this fan-made video.
by David Gerstein
Sun Oct 30, 2011 2:06 am
Forum: The Termite Terrace Trading Post
Topic: Let the madness begin!
Replies: 38
Views: 15519

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(Yes, it's real—from an early British annual.)
by David Gerstein
Fri Oct 28, 2011 4:22 pm
Forum: The Termite Terrace Trading Post
Topic: Final Weekend for the GAC Forums
Replies: 164
Views: 44072

I won't try to hide my disappointment at the TTTP's discussion level in recent years. Huge clouds of posts blur together into one giant "hit or miss" question. We've also eaten an incredible amount of bandwith defending banal post-1950s Warner cartoons. Nostalgia is an excuse for nothing (er, except...
by David Gerstein
Mon Oct 24, 2011 9:23 pm
Forum: GAC Hosted Sites
Topic: The End Is (Probably) Near - PLEASE READ
Replies: 21
Views: 3803

It would be terrible to lose everyrthing here. Years of researches, datas, infos, fun...... Agreed. In many ways, the TTTP forum in its current state is depressing to me, but we've also had a lot of valuable discussions there—and made some important finds. I'd be sorry to lose them. I guess I...
by David Gerstein
Thu Oct 20, 2011 8:11 pm
Forum: The Termite Terrace Trading Post
Topic: Request for title of a scary cartoon
Replies: 10
Views: 2867

...Why was it even necessary for Lawyer Goodwill to change his appearance before trying to do the pigs in? In case there were witnesses to his murder attempts, they'd never pin them on him because they'd never recognize Lawyer Goodwill as the culprit. (Of course, we're dealing with a fourth-wall-br...
by David Gerstein
Tue Oct 18, 2011 12:58 pm
Forum: GAC News and Reviews
Topic: Complete Casper (theatrical toons and 63 series) coming to DVD!!
Replies: 82
Views: 26769

I'd like to know this myself, especially for Herman And Katnip -- though I believe I have read they just used the Harveytoon Show versions, which would make the set a double-dip -- except that I think there may be one or two cartoons that weren't included in the Harveytoons complete incomplete coll...
by David Gerstein
Mon Oct 17, 2011 12:47 pm
Forum: GAC News and Reviews
Topic: Complete Casper (theatrical toons and 63 series) coming to DVD!!
Replies: 82
Views: 26769

[THE FRIENDLY GHOST, THERE'S GOOD BOOS TONIGHT and A-HAUNTING WE WILL GO] are slightly shaky, but it seems that they got the best prints they could find, barring striking a new print from the original negatives which may actually no longer exist for these three. Mark, UCLA holds original 35mm nitra...
by David Gerstein
Fri Oct 14, 2011 12:43 am
Forum: The Merry-Go-Round Breakdown
Topic: "Confederate Honey" (1940) Breakdown Thread
Replies: 16
Views: 6053

Brandon Panther wrote:Didn't David Gerstein once say this was originally planned as an Egghead cartoon?
No. You're thinking of Thad, who brought it up here (he's researched a lot that I haven't WRT the late 1930s shorts).

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