Shaturday Morning Cartoons – The Super Globetrotters with Caitlin McGurk It’s NBA basketball playoff time and what better way to celebrate than to watch a team of cartoon basketball players turn into spaghetti and water! We say this a lot but this time we mean it: Super Globetrotters might be the most batshit cartoon of them all. For real this time. Get your canned […]

Shaturday Morning Cartoons – Jem! The Truly Outrageous Anti-Drug Episode with Albertina Rizzo! The fellaz welcome on animation writer Albertina Rizzo (and also Joe’s wife) to watch the infamous anti-drug Jem episode “Alone Again,” full of important messages, inspiring music and trippy anti-drug animation. Grab your drugs (or sugary cereal) and just say no! Buy Found Footage junk at! See more videos and sign up for […]

Shaturday Morning Cartoons – Life with Louie and Caitlin McGurk This week, Caitlin from the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library picks “Life with Louie,” the 1995-97 cartoon about little Louie Anderson, and Nick selects an episode about the Green Bay Packers. Plus, we match cartoons to the real life comedians behind them, George curates commercials featuring the name “Louie,” Caitlin reveals her secret tailgating shame, […]

12 Mind-Blowing Cartoons That Were Way Ahead Of Their Time!

There is always a strange fascination with forbidden fruit, and it is no surprise that cheating and infidelity have been the subject matter of some amazing films over the years. From the days of Indecent Proposal or Basic Instinct, there have been countless thrillers and emotional tales surrounding the turmoil that follows infidelity. There are […]

Shaturday Morning Cartoons – Partridge Family 2200 A.D. with Caitlin McGurk Grab your lover and the sexiest bowl of cereal you can find for this Valentine’s Day episode of the 1974 cartoon, Partridge Family 2200 A.D. Join Nick, Joe, George, Caitlin McGurk from the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library, and a relentless animation laugh track for this romantic romp involving robot cruelty and a prominent front […]

Shaturday Morning Cartoons – Dino-Riders with Rebecca Dart Put on your brain boxes and join us for a 1988 cartoon 65 million years in the making, “Dino-Riders!” Artist Rebecca Dart (My Little Pony) is with us to provide animation insights and dinosaur party facts, George serves up some dino commercials, Joe marvels at the magical dinosaur butthole, and we survey the history […]

Shaturday Morning Cartoons, Ep 15: NKOTB Christmas with Julie Houts Hang tough with Joe, Nick, George, and special guest Julie Houts as we watch the New Kids on the Block animated Christmas special! This aired in prime time on ABC in 1990 and contains a genuinely shocking ending. Plus, pics of Nick’s NKOTB teen birthday party, vintage New Kids trivia, the NKOTB 1-900 number, […]

Shaturday Morning Cartoons, Ep 11: Q-Bert Thanksgiving with Nick’s Sister It’s the Shaturday before Thanksgiving and we’re celebrating the traditional way: with animated Q-Bert! Nick’s sister joins the gang to talk about growing up as “latchkey kids” and watching a ton of terrible cartoons. Plus, commercials that ruined songs, The Newlyshat Game, George’s wisdom, and Joe dares Nick and his sister to swear in […]

Shaturday Morning Cartoons, Ep 9 – The Brady Kids with Joe’s brother, Alex Pickett

The Shaturday crew crams onto the couch to watch “The Brady Kids,” a “Brady Bunch” animated spin-off, and is joined by Joe’s brother, Alex Pickett, who happens to be a Brady Bunch expert (he read Barry Williams’ book 25 years ago). George curates some gross commercials and Nick graphically details why he dislikes sleeping naked. […]

Shaturday Morning Cartoons, Ep 2 – Bad Rap with Caitlin McGurk Let’s do the Mario in this rap-tastic episode, where we watch an all hip-hop episode of the Super Mario Bros Super Show (1989) with Caitlin McGurk of the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum. Plus, rapping chicken McNuggets, a Little Monsters movie rap, and Captain N! source