Powerpuff Girls “Equal Fights”

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I found the clip of the rebooted Powerpuff Girls clip I discussed last week on the animation news site Cartoon Brew.  If you want to find a complete antithesis of everything this blog is about, take a look at most of the typical comments on their articles.  Typical comments on Cartoon Brew are often reactionary or aggressively apolitical.  For example, the type of comment you’ll run across is something to the effect of “It’s just a cartoon, who cares?”  I don’t want to sound like a jerk, but I shudder to think the fate of animation would be in the hands of such thoughtless and incurious thinking.

Readers of this blog, if there is anything I hope to have gotten across to you, it is that no type of media exists in a vacuum.  Everything has a quote-unquote “political agenda” whether it intends to have one or not or regardless of how much it tries not to have one.

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Powerpuff Girls “Equal Fights”

Powerpuff Girls Reboot!

Cartoon Network has just released a teaser of its brand new reboot for their critically and commercially acclaimed series The Powerpuff Girls, which will start airing this spring.  The beloved heroines Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup will return for brand new adventures and controversially, with brand new voice actors in their roles.  So how does the teaser look?  Does it look like it has the potential to capture the same spark the original show had in the late ’90s/early ’00s?

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Powerpuff Girls Reboot!