Discussing “One Flew Over the Cuckoo Clock” from Animaniacs Episode 83

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It’s time for the Animanicast! Here’s episode eighty three discussing Episode 83 of Animaniacs “One Flew Over the Cuckoo Clock”

Join your hosts Joey, Nathan and Kelly in the “Animanicast!” A podcast dedicated to the classic 90’s cartoon show Animaniacs!  Today’s episode is filling to the brim with music! Joey, Kelly and Nathan jump into the season four premiere featuring a special Slappy Squirrel episode, “One Flew Over the Cuckoo Clock!”  It’s a different sort of episode for Animaniacs featuring some drama, some tears, and some laughs mixed in. Is this episode too serious for Animaniacs?

Animanicast #83: Discussing Animaniacs Episode 83: “


Each and every week, Joey, Nathan and Kelly revisit an episode of Animaniacs in the order in which they first premiered. They discuss their favorite jokes, gags, and discuss all the cultural references they can find. Today the hosts discuss an episode which may be the most serious episode of the entire series, “One Flew Over the Cuckoo Clock!”

One Flew Over the Cuckoo Clock

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo Clock

Slappy Squirrel has “an episode” in this special episode of Animaniacs. While trying to find the WB channel, she comes across a litany of talk shows on every station and goes insane. Skippy eventually realizes he needs to take Slappy to a nursing home and then Skippy is taken by CPS! There’s a lot of drama in this episode and fans of Animaniacs have mixed opinions on this episode because of it. Joey, Nathan and Kelly break down the episode’s three acts and share their thoughts on the episode. Listener thoughts are also shared.

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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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