History Trivia / CourageTheCowardlyDog

26th Nov '17 8:55:00 AM nombretomado
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* FurryFandom: Courage is beloved among furries. They (as well as pretty much other artist) generally draw him very endearingly.
4th Nov '17 9:26:43 AM TheFallofElDorado
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* CowboyBebopAtHisComputer: The instrument in the last episode is a ''bugle'', not a trumpet, as it's commonly assumed.

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* CowboyBebopAtHisComputer: CowboyBebopAtHisComputer:
** For the longest time, ''everyone'' thought that Music/RingoStarr voiced the titular Duck Brothers in the episode of the same name. In reality, it was veteran voice actor Will Ryan doing an impression of Starr.
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The instrument in the last episode is a ''bugle'', not a trumpet, as it's commonly assumed.



* TheOtherDarrin: Lionel Wilson was replaced by Arthur Anderson as the voice of Eustace in the middle of the third season after the former died; despite this, audio of Wilson was still used when Eustace said his more common lines, laughed, or screamed (the difference was very noticeable). In the 2014 special, Anderson was replaced by none other than Creator/WallaceShawn (who [[NotEvenBotheringWithTheAccent didn't even try to give Eustace a Scottish accent, using his normal voice instead]]; by comparison, Muriel's voice actress, Thea White, was able to flawlessly recreate her original voice). For Cartoon Network's 20th anniversary promo, Eustace is voiced by Creator/TomKenny.

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* TheOtherDarrin: Lionel Wilson was replaced by Arthur Anderson as the voice of Eustace in the middle of the third season after the former died; retired; despite this, audio of Wilson was still used when Eustace said his more common lines, laughed, or screamed (the difference was very noticeable). In the 2014 special, Anderson was replaced by none other than Creator/WallaceShawn (who [[NotEvenBotheringWithTheAccent didn't even try to give Eustace a Scottish accent, impersonate Wilson, using his normal voice instead]]; by comparison, Muriel's voice actress, Thea White, was able to flawlessly recreate her original voice). For Cartoon Network's 20th anniversary promo, Eustace is voiced by Creator/TomKenny. And it's been stated that if the show ever gets brought back, Creator/BrianDoyleMurray will helm the role due to Anderson's passing.
31st Oct '17 11:37:08 AM omnicritic
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* WordOfGod: One of the few oddities John Dilworth willingly explained was the hole Courage's tooth: it's a symbol that nature is imperfect, and how one can still affirm in life when they know that evil exists.

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* WordOfGod: One of the few oddities John Dilworth willingly explained was the hole in Courage's tooth: it's a symbol that nature is imperfect, and how one can still affirm in life when they know that evil exists.
24th Oct '17 9:34:14 PM Juneberries
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** After the show completed its four-season, 52-episode run (typical for most cartoon series on cable networks such as Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon), many fans petitioned for a continuation, which both the network and John R. Dilworth considered, but ultimately, Dilworth decided not to continue with any further episodes or seasons. On the same token, a (possibly theatrical) movie was confirmed to be in the works, however, it never came to fruition.

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** After the show completed its four-season, 52-episode run (typical for most cartoon series on cable networks such as Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon), many fans petitioned for a continuation, which both the network and John R. Dilworth considered, but ultimately, Dilworth decided not to continue with any further episodes or continued seasons. On the same token, a (possibly theatrical) movie was confirmed to be in the works, however, it never came to fruition.



*** And now as of 2014 [[http://www.tvshowsondvd.com/news/Courage-Cowardly-Dog-Season-2/20069 Season 2 is set to be released in October, just in time for Halloween.]]

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*** And now as ** See AdoredByTheNetwork above. As of 2014 [[http://www.tvshowsondvd.com/news/Courage-Cowardly-Dog-Season-2/20069 Season 2 2016, the ''entire'' series is set to be released in October, just in time for Halloween.]]now available on DVD. Which, apart from ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls'', is more than most Cartoon Cartoons can say.
20th Aug '17 9:56:40 PM NWolfman
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* UrbanLegendOfZelda: When "The Duck Brothers" originally aired, Will Ryan's impersonation of Creator/RingoStarr was so flawless, everyone thought it was ''actually him''.

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* UrbanLegendOfZelda: When "The Duck Brothers" originally aired, Will Ryan's impersonation of Creator/RingoStarr was so flawless, everyone thought it was ''actually him''.[[note]]In an amusing instance of SixDegreesOfKevinBacon, Thea White, the voice of Muriel, is the wife of [[ThePeteBest Pete Best]].[[/note]]
13th Aug '17 10:27:44 PM Qaweldon
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* DescendedCreator: John Dilworth provides the growls for the Weremole and occasionally appears on the Bagge's TV as the dancing man.

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* DescendedCreator: DescendedCreator:
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John Dilworth provides the growls for the Weremole and occasionally appears on the Bagge's TV as the dancing man.man.
** One of the show's animators, Tim Chi Ly, provides the voice of Di lung.
13th Aug '17 10:17:44 PM Qaweldon
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* DescendedCreator: John Dilworth provides the growls for the Weremole and occasionally appears on the Bagge's TV as the dancing man.
11th Jul '17 10:41:14 PM BNSF1995
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* TheOtherDarrin: Lionel Wilson was replaced by Arthur Anderson as the voice of Eustace in the middle of the third season after the former died; despite this, audio of Wilson was still used when Eustace said his more common lines, laughed, or screamed (the difference was very noticeable). In the 2014 special, Anderson was replaced by none other than Creator/WallaceShawn (who [[NotEvenBotheringWithTheAccent didn't even try to give Eustace a Scottish accent, using his normal voice instead; by comparison, Muriel's voice actress, Thea White, was able to flawlessly recreate her original voice). For Cartoon Network's 20th anniversary promo, Eustace is voiced by Creator/TomKenny.

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* TheOtherDarrin: Lionel Wilson was replaced by Arthur Anderson as the voice of Eustace in the middle of the third season after the former died; despite this, audio of Wilson was still used when Eustace said his more common lines, laughed, or screamed (the difference was very noticeable). In the 2014 special, Anderson was replaced by none other than Creator/WallaceShawn (who [[NotEvenBotheringWithTheAccent didn't even try to give Eustace a Scottish accent, using his normal voice instead; instead]]; by comparison, Muriel's voice actress, Thea White, was able to flawlessly recreate her original voice). For Cartoon Network's 20th anniversary promo, Eustace is voiced by Creator/TomKenny.
11th Jul '17 10:40:52 PM BNSF1995
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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Cartoon Network decided the pilot should become its own series, and the show has spanned four entire seasons without a single threat of having it yanked off the air, despite its scary nature. This show is also one of the few cancelled originals to still air on a regular basis. The series was rerun on Cartoon Network for 13 years, up to 2015, always finding a way back on the schedule, it is even featured on Cartoon Network's website and even it's app.

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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Cartoon Network decided the pilot should become its own series, and the show has spanned four entire seasons without a single threat of having it yanked off the air, despite its scary nature. This show is also one of the few cancelled originals to still air on a regular basis. The series was rerun on Cartoon Network for 13 years, up to 2015, always finding a way back on the schedule, it is even featured on Cartoon Network's website and even it's its app.



*** The pilot, The Chicken From Outer Space, partly plays this straight and partly averts it. It's not on the Season 1 DVD, but John R Dilworth sells it through his online store.

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*** The pilot, The Chicken From Outer Space, partly plays this straight and partly averts it. It's not on the Season 1 DVD, but John R Dilworth sells it through his online store.store, and it's easily found on YouTube.



* TheOtherDarrin: Lionel Wilson was replaced by Arthur Anderson as the voice of Eustace in the middle of the third season after the former died; despite this, audio of Wilson was still used when Eustace said his more common lines, laughed, or screamed. In the 2014 special, Anderson is replaced by none other than Creator/WallaceShawn. For Cartoon Network's 20th anniversary promo, Eustace is voiced by Creator/TomKenny.

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* TheOtherDarrin: Lionel Wilson was replaced by Arthur Anderson as the voice of Eustace in the middle of the third season after the former died; despite this, audio of Wilson was still used when Eustace said his more common lines, laughed, or screamed. screamed (the difference was very noticeable). In the 2014 special, Anderson is was replaced by none other than Creator/WallaceShawn.Creator/WallaceShawn (who [[NotEvenBotheringWithTheAccent didn't even try to give Eustace a Scottish accent, using his normal voice instead; by comparison, Muriel's voice actress, Thea White, was able to flawlessly recreate her original voice). For Cartoon Network's 20th anniversary promo, Eustace is voiced by Creator/TomKenny.


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* UrbanLegendOfZelda: When "The Duck Brothers" originally aired, Will Ryan's impersonation of Creator/RingoStarr was so flawless, everyone thought it was ''actually him''.
4th Jun '17 4:42:11 PM Monolaf317
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* AccentDepundent: Once when Courage asked for help regarding a mummy, Computer thought he meant mommy, since "mummy" is the British way of writing it.
-->'''Computer''': If your mummy is coming for a visit, then give her flowers, [[CatchPhrase you twit.]]
-->'''Courage''': ''(frowns, retypes)''
-->'''Computer''': Oh, ''a mummy'', that's much worse.



* ExecutiveMeddling: The reason behind Courage's limited speech and constant babbling and screaming after the first season.
** Unlike some examples, this actually wasn't a detriment to the show creatively; [[https://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/33s9p6/im_john_dilworth_creator_of_courage_the_cowardly/cqnyizh?context=3 John R. Dilworth and the production crew preferred the change.]]

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* ExecutiveMeddling: The reason behind Courage's limited speech and constant babbling and screaming after the first season.
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season. Unlike some examples, this actually wasn't a detriment to the show creatively; [[https://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/33s9p6/im_john_dilworth_creator_of_courage_the_cowardly/cqnyizh?context=3 John R. Dilworth and the production crew preferred the change.]]



* WordOfGod: One of the few oddities John Dilworth willingly explained was the hole Courage's tooth: it's a symbol that nature is imperfect, and how one can still affirm in life when they know that evil exists.

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* WordOfGod: One of the few oddities John Dilworth willingly explained was the hole Courage's tooth: it's a symbol that nature is imperfect, and how one can still affirm in life when they know that evil exists.exists.
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