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KoKo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-23-12 03:43 PM
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10. Thanks for the info "LG."
Edited on Fri Mar-23-12 03:45 PM by KoKo
and the link to the "YT."

"One of the reason stuff like this is so popular with young people, even if it was originally geared for kids, is because people are tired of the consistent nihilism, bloody mindedness, and negativity of shows like South Park and Family Guy that are considered "adult" primetime shows on Fox (of course). Bronies are very much against that. Especially Fox."

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And, I remember "Mr. Rogers." Also remember that he had a "certain following" and his competition was the growing violent cartoons with snark and stuff that were popular with another "certain following."

Sort of the "Pro-Peace and Lets all Get along even if we are different" side by side with kids viewing cartoons that more closely related to the life they were living that was violent with snark and other stuff.

I also remember when ABC used to have some very good afternoon drama shows that talked about "Teen Issues." Those sort of got dropped along the way for some unknown reason.

I'll check out the vids.

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  -Google Chrome Infected by Pinkie Pie; Week In Tech Avoids AnnOS (Source: BBC) Leopolds Ghost  Mar-19-12 06:57 PM   #0 
  - The links are to Technica blog for fans of computer news. The article itself is BBC (bottom link)  Leopolds Ghost   Mar-19-12 07:04 PM   #1 
  - The other articles on those 2 blogs are extremely informative BTW, especially now that  Leopolds Ghost   Mar-19-12 07:12 PM   #2 
     - Leo...This is fascinating...but, gotta tell ya' as a non-techie...this "Pinkie Pie" thing  KoKo   Mar-19-12 11:08 PM   #3 
     - Regarding my concern about how script kids might best direct their energies  Leopolds Ghost   Mar-20-12 03:33 AM   #4 
     - KoKo, this is not the first time Pinkie Pie has been linked to mayhem ;-)  Leopolds Ghost   Mar-20-12 06:05 AM   #5 
        - Thanks Leo for links and info.  KoKo   Mar-20-12 11:15 AM   #6 
           - It's all very open to analysis.  Leopolds Ghost   Mar-20-12 05:29 PM   #7 
              - Is there a link to where we can watch this show...  KoKo   Mar-20-12 06:22 PM   #8 
                 - The show itself? Sure  Leopolds Ghost   Mar-21-12 12:16 AM   #9 
                    - Thanks for the info "LG."  KoKo   Mar-23-12 03:43 PM   #10 
 

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