All posts tagged: Bonkers


Apparently I was one of the few kids that watched this show. A part of the Disney Afternoon line up for a few years, I thought Bonkers was terrifically funny. How funny? So funny that when I had to do a class presentation about respecting the law, I did the entire thing in character as Bonkers. One kid in the entire class got what I was doing…and even he didn’t think it was a great impression. So here is the opening theme to Bonkers! Enjoy. Advertisements

Disney Afternoon: an after-school staple

I don’t know about you but I could really go for a burger right now, you in? Okay cool, but first I gotta write this post. DISNEY AFTERNOON! What a juggernaut in the world of cartoons! Every afternoon at 3pm (or maybe 4pm?) growing up Disney would throw on 2 hours of cartoon gold that would rival even some of the best Saturday morning line ups. Starting in 1990 with an unstoppable line up of (get this) Adventures of the Gummi Bears, Duck Tales, Chip n’ Dale Rescue Rangers and TaleSpin. Are you kidding me! Has there ever been a better block of cartoons in history? Well maybe the 1991/92 line up of Duck Tales, Chip n’ Dale Rescue Rangers, TaleSpin and Darkwing Duck. Over the years other classic shows such as Goof Troop and Gargoyles would join the line up as well as the funny yet forgotten Bonkers before Disney started spinoff successful movies into less impressive shows such as Aladdin, The Lion King’s Timon and Pumba and The Mighty Ducks. For my money (which is …