History Memes / LooneyTunes

12th Feb '18 6:35:51 AM cwf123
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** I should've never made that left toin at Area 51... [[labelnote:Explanation]] A variation seen in ''Cropsy Curvy''.[[/labelnote]]
27th Jan '18 4:40:21 PM nombretomado
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** "Cu...camonga"[[labelnote:Explanation]] A reference to [[Radio/TheJackBennyProgram Jack Benny's radio]] (and later TV) show in which an announcer at a train station (also voiced by MelBlanc, which also makes it an inside reference) would announce a departure "for Anaheim, Azusa, and Cu...camonga!"; directly referenced in at least one short with Porky Pig and Daffy Duck.[[/labelnote]]

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** "Cu...camonga"[[labelnote:Explanation]] A reference to [[Radio/TheJackBennyProgram Jack Benny's radio]] (and later TV) show in which an announcer at a train station (also voiced by MelBlanc, Creator/MelBlanc, which also makes it an inside reference) would announce a departure "for Anaheim, Azusa, and Cu...camonga!"; directly referenced in at least one short with Porky Pig and Daffy Duck.[[/labelnote]]
27th Jan '18 4:52:06 AM Ccook1956
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* Bugs' last line in ''The Bugs Bunny-Road Runner Movie''--"Eat your heart out, Burt Reynolds!"--originated from a poster of [[WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle Bullwinkle The Moose]] mocking Burt Reynolds' iconic centerfold pose for Playgirl Magazine in the early 1970s.

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* Bugs' last line in ''The Bugs Bunny-Road Runner Movie''--"Eat your heart out, Burt Reynolds!"--originated Reynolds!" [[labelnote:Explanation]]originated from a poster of [[WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle Bullwinkle The Moose]] mocking Burt Reynolds' iconic centerfold pose for Playgirl Magazine in the early 1970s.[[/labelnote]]
27th Jan '18 4:45:47 AM Ccook1956
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* Bugs' last line in ''The Bugs Bunny-Road Runner Movie''--"Eat your heart out, Burt Reynolds!"--originated from a poster of [[WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle Bullwinkle The Moose]] mocking Burt Reynolds' iconic centerfold pose for Playgirl Magazine in the early 1970s.
26th Dec '17 6:53:43 PM nombretomado
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** "T'aint funny, [=McGee=]!"[[labelnote:Explanation]] A reference to FibberMcGeeAndMolly.[[/labelnote]]

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** "T'aint funny, [=McGee=]!"[[labelnote:Explanation]] A reference to FibberMcGeeAndMolly.''Radio/FibberMcGeeAndMolly''.[[/labelnote]]
21st Dec '17 12:02:16 PM cwf123
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** "[[HunterOfMonsters I'm hunting ''spacemen''!]]" [[labelnote:Explanation]] A variation of Elmer's {{Catch Phrase}}, seen in ''Cropsy Curvy''.[[/labelnote]]
1st Nov '17 7:10:29 AM Kartoonkid95
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* "How does that moron ''do it?!''"[[labelnote:Explanation]]A scene from ''Tortoise Wins by a Hare'' featuring a hilariously detailed closeup of Bugs; usually used to express frustration.[[/labelnote]]
7th Sep '17 4:30:58 PM TonyG
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* "Whyfor you bury me in the cold cold ground?"
* "I'll be scared later. Right now ''I'm too mad.''"

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* "Whyfor you bury me in the cold cold ground?"
ground?"[[labelnote:Explanation]]From the first appearance of the Tasmanian Devil in "Devil May Hare"; said by Taz after Bugs tries to bury him alive.[[/labelnote]]
* "I'll be scared later. Right now ''I'm too mad.''" ''"[[labelnote:Explanation]] Bugs says this in "Lumberjack Rabbit", after discovering that he's been picked up by Paul Bunyan's giant dog. He's more angry than scared because he interrupted his mining one of Paul's giant carrots.[[/labelnote]]



* "Open that thar drawbridge!"

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* "Open that thar drawbridge!"drawbridge!"[[labelnote:Explanation]] "WesternAnimation/KnightyKnightBugs": Yosemite Sam as the BlackKnight orders Bugs to lower the drawbridge. And he does... right on top of Sam's head.[[/labelnote]]



* "Fortunately I keep my feathers numbered [[CrazyPrepared for just such an emergency]]." [[labelnote:Explanation]] Foghorn Leghorn frequently..."I say", frequently finds himself stripped of his feathers as a result of whatever prank he just attempted on (or was played on him by) the Barnyard Dog or Henery Hawk; "'attempted', that is".[[/labelnote]]

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* "Fortunately I keep my feathers numbered [[CrazyPrepared for just such an emergency]]." [[labelnote:Explanation]] Foghorn Leghorn WesternAnimation/FoghornLeghorn frequently..."I say", frequently finds himself stripped of his feathers as a result of whatever prank he just attempted on (or was played on him by) the Barnyard Dog or Henery Hawk; "'attempted', that is".[[/labelnote]]



** "I'm only 3 1/2 years old!"
** "He don't know me very well, do he?"

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** "I'm only 3 1/2 years old!"
old!"[[labelnote:Explanation]] A CatchPhrase of Lou Costello, of Creator/AbbottAndCostello fame.[[/labelnote]]
** "He don't know me very well, do he?"he?"[[labelnote:Explanation]] From Red Skelton's "Mean Widdle Kid" character.[[/labelnote]]



** "If I do it, I get a lickin'! ''*{{beat}}*'' I do'd it!"
** "That's what the man said, he really said that, that's what he said..."[[labelnote:Explanation]] Happens right at the end of ''Baseball Bugs''.[[/labelnote]]
* "Is this trip really necessary?"[[labelnote:Explanation]] A reference to WWII, when viewers were advised against doing any "unnecessary traveling". This was sometimes even referred to directly.[[/labelnote]]
* "Oh ho ho ho! Tropers is the cwaziest peoples! Ha ha ha!"
* "Bricka-bracka, firecracka, sis-boom-bah! Bugs Bunny, Bugs Bunny, RAH RAH RAH!!"

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** "If I do it, I get a lickin'! ''*{{beat}}*'' I do'd it!"
it!"[[labelnote:Explanation]] Also from Skelton's Mean Widdle Kid. Most famously used on "The Case of the Missing Hare".[[/labelnote]]
** "That's what the man said, he really said that, that's what he said..."[[labelnote:Explanation]] Happens right at the end of ''Baseball Bugs''.''WesternAnimation/BaseballBugs''.[[/labelnote]]
* ** "Is this trip really necessary?"[[labelnote:Explanation]] A reference to WWII, when viewers were advised against doing any "unnecessary traveling". This was sometimes even referred to directly.[[/labelnote]]
* ** "Oh ho ho ho! Tropers is the cwaziest peoples! Ha ha ha!"
ha!"[[labelnote:Explanation]] The line comes from Fox Movietone News presenter Lew Lehr. The original line was about monkeys; variations have included camels ("Porky in Arabia"), pussycats ("Scaredy Cat") and even [[ThoseWackyNazis Nazis]] ("WesternAnimation/RussianRhapsody").[[/labelnote]]
** "Gee, ain't I a stinker?"[[labelnote:Explanation]]Another of Bugs Bunny's signature lines, acutally a BorrowedCatchPhrase from Lou Costello.[[/labelnote]]
* "Bricka-bracka, firecracka, sis-boom-bah! Bugs Bunny, Bugs Bunny, RAH RAH RAH!!"RAH!!"[[labelnote:Explanation]] "Super-Rabbit": Bugs leads Cottontail Smith and his horse in a cheer after taking a cannonball fired at him and playing basketball with it.[[/labelnote]]
25th Jul '17 10:14:14 AM billybobfred
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* WesternAnimation/BugsBunny [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xiTM2HQ0g98 Cuts Florida Loose]]. "South America, take it away!"[[labelnote:Explanation]]In "Rebel Rabbit", Bugs tries to prove rabbits are vicious creatures by doing many crimes against humanity, one of which is cutting the state of Florida loose. This scene has become memetic in response to some peoples' hatred of Florida for various events in recent memory.[[/labelnote]]

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* WesternAnimation/BugsBunny [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xiTM2HQ0g98 Cuts Florida Loose]]. "South America, take it away!"[[labelnote:Explanation]]In "Rebel Rabbit", Bugs tries to prove rabbits are vicious creatures by doing many crimes against humanity, one of which is cutting the state of Florida loose. This scene has become memetic in as a response to some peoples' hatred of Florida for various events in recent memory.OnlyInFlorida moments.[[/labelnote]]
5th Mar '17 8:11:22 PM nombretomado
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* Of course you realize / know... ThisMeansWar! [[labelnote:Explanation]]Bugs Bunny declares war whenever he decides to [[LetsGetDangerous Get Serious]]. It ''always'' means War. It is also important to note that this was [[WeirdAlEffect actually a reference to]] GrouchoMarx.[[/labelnote]]

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* Of course you realize / know... ThisMeansWar! [[labelnote:Explanation]]Bugs Bunny declares war whenever he decides to [[LetsGetDangerous Get Serious]]. It ''always'' means War. It is also important to note that this was [[WeirdAlEffect actually a reference to]] GrouchoMarx.Creator/GrouchoMarx.[[/labelnote]]
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