Paul Di Filippo (pgdf) wrote in theinferior4,
Paul Di Filippo
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Porky in Wackyland

I've succeeded in remedying yet another of my cultural gaps by finally watching PORKY IN WACKYLAND, a cartoon once voted among the best of the century. Learn the facts here:

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0030604/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Porky_in_Wackyland

In this seven-minute gem, Porky Pig visits a land inspired by the art of Salvador Dali. Need I say more?

Yes, I DO need to say more. No one, I believe, has yet pointed out that the Do-Do creature in this cartoon seems to have been the inspiration for a similar creature in Jim Woodring's universe:



Now, go watch!

http://youtube.com/watch?v=arNNWKYkc3I

Posted by Paul DiFi
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