Saturday Mourning Cartoons
Ep 240: A Pup Named Scooby Doo

Ep 240: A Pup Named Scooby Doo

July 15, 2019

Did you know that 1988 was a cursed year?  Paula Abdul released the single 'Opposites Attract,' Who Framed Roger Rabbit came out in theaters, and a little cartoon was released called 'A Pup Named Scooby Doo.'  To uncover the mysteries (inc) of this curse and show, we have assembled a crack team of guests including Alex Beard, Richie Pepio, and the return of Dave Trumbore! 

 

 

 

Want to find our guests online?

Alex Beard

  1. Website - https://www.mralexbeard.com/
  2. Twitter and IG - @mralexbeard

Richie Pepio

  1. Voice over work on https://screenrant.com/
  2. D&D podcast: Dicey Rolls, produced and GM’ed by Christian Titus
  3. Twitter - @RichiePepio

Dave Trumbore

  1. Buy the book The Science of Breaking Bad - https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/science-breaking-bad
  2. Find him on Collider.com 
  3. Twitter @drclawmd

 

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Ep 239: The Mysterious Cities of Gold

Ep 239: The Mysterious Cities of Gold

July 1, 2019

You know what's a mess?  Leaving for vacation and writing only "TBD" in your show notes.  You know what's NOT a mess?  The cartoon the Mysterious Cities of Gold.  On our quest, Sean is joined by returning guests Isabel Galbraith and Jeff Ray to figure out if this cartoon really kicks off with a kidnapping!

 

 

 

 

Want to find our guests online?

Isabel Galbraith

  1. Instagram @Isabel.Galbraith
  2. Isabel performs with Washington Improv Theater and you can find more at Washington Improv Theater

Jeff Ray

  1. IG and twitter @PiffTannen
  2. Message him on any of the above if you need someone to direct your music video,
  3. Website: https://mangocitymedia.com for music and visuals.

 

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2. Leave a review on iTunes with the following message titled "Vacation brain“ with the review, “We all get vacation brain, Sean.  Don't beat yourself up!"

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Ep 238: King Arthur and the Knights of Justice

Ep 238: King Arthur and the Knights of Justice

June 17, 2019

What happens when you "Land of the Lost" of football team and immediately make them accept that they are Knights with Pokémon shields?  You get the cartoon King Arthur and the Knights of Justice.  Thankfully, Khelan Bhatia and Brent Wingate from the Homo Superior podcast have joined Sean to discuss.  KNIGHTS! 

 

 

 

 

Want to find our guests online?

Khelan Bhatia

  1. Listen to the Homo Superior podcast  - Click here to listen
  2. Follow Homo Superior on twitter @homosuperiorX
  3. Find Homo Superior on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/h0m0superiorpodcast/
  4. Khelan DJs at Trade and Number 9 - http://tradebardc.com/ http://numberninedc.com/
  5. Twitter - @khelanb
  6. Instagram - @khelanb

Brent Wingate

  1. Brent produces and edits an Instagram show about realty tips and advice called Getting Housed with Paul Basto and you can find it by following @paulbastorealtor on Instagram
  2. Listen to the Homo Superior podcast  - Click here to listen
  3. Instagram but do NOT follow him, this is for creeping only - @mrbrentwingate

 

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Ep 237: Toxic Crusaders

Ep 237: Toxic Crusaders

June 3, 2019

Is this Captain Planet round 2?  We're talking about Toxic Crusaders thanks to a call-in recommendations from a listener, so we've reassembled our eco-team with guests Melanie Hark and Dr. Shannon Davies Mancus.

 

 

 

 

Want to find our guests online?

Shannon Davies Mancus

  1. IG and twitter @ShannonMancus
  2. The Cambridge History of Science Fiction -  New Wave Science Fiction and the Counterculture
  3. The Bloomsbury Handbook of 21st-Century Feminist Theory - Environment
  4. Gothic Nature Journal - review coming soon for the movie Annihilation 
  5. Colorado School of Mines where Shannon teaches

Melanie Harker

  1. Twitter - @MelanieGwynne
  2. IG - @Melanie_Gwynne

Benton Grey

  1. Check out Benton's TMNT mod -https://www.moddb.com/mods/ninja-turtles-turtle-power
  2. And Benton's post about the TMNT mod - https://bentongrey.wordpress.com/turtles-fight-with-honor/
  3. Plus the article about Snails and Knights!

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4. Follow us on twitter @MourningToons

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Ep 236: Rubik, the Amazing Cube

Ep 236: Rubik, the Amazing Cube

May 20, 2019

What happens when you give an inanimate toy a magical backstory?  Rubik, the Amazing Cube aims to answer that question and to help out Sean has enlisted the aid of artist, Charlie Visconage, and host of the Be Kind and Rewind podcast, Carlos Sanchez!

 

 

 

 

Want to find our guests online?

Charlie Visconage

  1. IG @cavisconage
  2. Twitter @sweatyinthecity
  3. Website - http://www.visconage.com/

Carlos Sanchez

  1. Check out the Be Kind and Rewind podcast - on Apple Podcasts and on Spotify
  2. Find the Be Kind and Rewind podcast - on twitter 

 

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4. Follow us on twitter @MourningToons

5. Check us out on Instagram @SaturdayMourningCartoons

Ep 235: The Magic School Bus

Ep 235: The Magic School Bus

May 6, 2019

Are you ready to: 1) Take chances, 2) Make mistakes, and 3) Get messy?!  If you answered yes to all three questions then jump aboard the Magic School Bus with special guests Melanie Harker and Ellys Abrams and get ready to learn!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ellys Abrams

  1. IG @Ellysandgherkin
  2. twitter @ellysabrams
  3. Check out Faction of Fools DC - http://www.factionoffools.org/
  4. Check out We Happy Few's production of Treasure Island! - https://www.wehappyfewdc.com/

 

Melanie Harker

  1. IG & twitter - @melanie_gwynne

 

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4. Follow us on twitter @MourningToons

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Ep 234: She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

Ep 234: She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

April 15, 2019

Returning to Etheria, we are reviewing She-Ra and the Princesses of Power this week with Lura Barber and Ryan Krull.   Lura and Ryan reviewed the OG She-Ra back in July 2018 and have now returned "For the honor of Grayskull."

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lura Barber

  1. IG @not_laura
  2. Lura performs with Nox! and you can check for tickets and times - https://witdc.org/

 

Ryan Krull

  1. IG @ryankrull
  2. Ryan performs with UGH and you can check for tickets and times - https://witdc.org/
  3. Listen to the Homo Superior podcast  - Click here to listen
  4. Follow Homo Superior on twitter @homosuperiorX
  5. Find Homo Superior on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/h0m0superiorpodcast/

 

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4. Follow us on twitter @MourningToons

5. Check us out on Instagram @SaturdayMourningCartoons

Ep 233: Mother Goose and Grimm

Ep 233: Mother Goose and Grimm

April 1, 2019

Fairy Tales, nursery rhymes, and parables...oh, my!  We're talking about the short lived cartoon Mother Goose and Grimm today and Sean is bring back Chris Ulrich and Joe Randazzo to talk about themes and influences from today's cartoon.

 

 

 

 

Want to find our guests online?

Joe Randazzo

  1. Performing improv comedy with Double Date on April 15  Look for tickets on WITDC.org
  2. Performing with Jive Turkey at Busboys and Poets - https://www.busboysandpoets.com/
  3. Directs and performing in an upcoming Fringe show called 'The Heist' in July 2019 - find more https://www.capitalfringe.org/

Chris Ulrich

  1. Performing improv comedy with Jive Turkey (with Joe) at WIT Look for tickets on WITDC.org
  2. Performing improv comedy with Double Date on April 15  Look for tickets on WITDC.org
  3. Learn more about body language - http://www.cuinthemoment.com/
  4. Chris is a teacher at the DC Improv
  5. Performing in the show 'Frenemies'  at The Unified Scene Theater - http://www.unifiedscenetheater.com

 

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Ep 232: Alvin and the Chipmunks

Ep 232: Alvin and the Chipmunks

March 18, 2019

Get ready for an episode about the world's favorite Chipmunks; Alvin and the Chipmunks.  We have Alex Kazanas and Jane White joining us to talk all about how Dave is a terrible manager, nut-shortages, and our childhood experiences with the show.

 

 

 

 

Want to find our guests online?

Alex Kazanas

  1. Twitter and IG @dudeexclamation
  2. Fun twitter for Simpson and Anime lovers  - @weebSimpsons
  3. One Piece Podcast! 
  4. Toho Yaro podcast
  5. Starship Odyssey performer at Washington Improv Theater in June and July 2019

Jane White

  1. IG @waniebadado
  2. Starship Odyssey performer at Washington Improv Theater in June and July 2019

 

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5. Check us out on Instagram @SaturdayMourningCartoons

Ep 231: Garfield and Friends

Ep 231: Garfield and Friends

March 4, 2019

This episode was released on a Monday and WE HATE MONDAYS!  To deal with it and carb load on lasagna, Sean has invited Charlie Visconage and Matt Chaconas to help plot the demise of Odie and consider new transportation alternatives fuel sources.

 

 

 

 

Want to find our guests online?

Charlie

  1. IG @cavisconage
  2. Twitter @sweatyinthecity
  3. Website - http://www.visconage.com/
  4. If you're in the DC area on May 18, then check out http://holeintheskydc.com/ because Sean and Charlie are doing an event called 'Funland.'tw

Matt

  1. IG and twitter @MattChaconas
  2. Matt puts out music as 'Shining Seconds' and recently put out a new 4 track EP that's 'electronic pop music.'  Charlie did the artwork for the EP 'Giraffe Song.'
  3. Find Shining Seconds on Spotify by clicking here (it's really good!) 

 

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