Animanicast 159: Animaniacs Creator Tom Ruegger Discusses Episodes 11-15

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It’s time for the Animanicast with a discussion about Episodes 11-15 of Animaniacs with Tom Ruegger!

Join your hosts Joey, Nathan and Kelly in the “Animanicast!” A podcast dedicated to Animaniacs! In another special episode of the show, the hosts welcome back the creator of Animaniacs, Tom Ruegger for the 26th Anniversary of Animaniacs! Listen to their discussion of episodes 11-15 to learn more about these great episodes!

Each week, Joey, Nathan and Kelly revisit an episode of Animaniacs, Tiny Toon Adventures, Pinky and the Brain, or Freakazoid! Today your hosts welcome Tom Ruegger back to the show for Animaniacs’ 26th Anniversary. Tom reflects upon episodes 11-15 and shares stories about their development.

Episodes 11-15

The next five episodes of Animaniacs feature some of the series’ most classic segments. The Warners harass Pablo Picasso and meet Mr. Director for the first time. We are also treated to the musicals “Les Miseranimals” and “West Side Pigeons!”

Tom Ruegger shares his favorite moments and behind the scenes stories. Make sure to tune in to our next episode to hear a discussion of episodes 16-20…? Maybe? Well, you’ll just need to find out how far we get in our next episode!

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Today’s awesome show image comes courtesy of Malik a.k.a. The Cartoon Gamer. You can find on twitter at @GamingXperience! You can also subscribe to his YouTube Channel HERE.

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The Animanicast is a podcast dedicated to the classic animated television series Animaniacs. Join your hosts Joey, Nathan and Kelly as they revisit each episode in the order in which they were released. They’ll discuss their favorite moments, jokes, characters as well as their memories of first watching the episode. Pop cultural references are also discussed in detail. (You might just learn some cool facts!) In the end, each episode receives a “Water Tower Rating” from the hosts. Cue up an episode of Animaniacs on DVD or Hulu and then listen to the Animanicast to keep the fun going!

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