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* {{Cumulonemesis}}: In the "Fraidy Cat" cartoons, whenever the titular cat says a number from 1 to 8, a ghost of one of his previous lives would appear, and saying the number 9 (his current life) summons a small cloud that chases him and tries to kill him with lighting. While the ghosts can be helpful from time to time, the cloud is always evil towards Fraidy.


* CatsHaveNineLives: This is the premise of ''Fraidy Cat''. Fraidy is already nervous because he's on his final life, and it doesn't help that the ghosts of his eight previous incarnations keep appearing to him if he (even accidentally) intones their number. At least one of these ghosts, who was an undertaker in life, hopes to bring Fraidy over to the afterlife. The worst one is [[{{Cumulonemesis}} Cloud Nine]], a PsychoElectro storm cloud who tries to electrocute poor Fraidy. Pretty morbid for a kids' show, eh?

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* CatsHaveNineLives: This is the premise of ''Fraidy Cat''. Fraidy is already nervous because he's on his final life, and it doesn't help that the ghosts of his eight previous incarnations keep appearing to him if he (even accidentally) intones their number. At least one of these ghosts, who was an undertaker in life, hopes to bring Fraidy over to the afterlife. The worst one is [[{{Cumulonemesis}} Cloud Nine]], a PsychoElectro psychotic storm cloud who tries to electrocute poor Fraidy. Pretty morbid for a kids' show, eh?

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* ShoutOut: The show can be considered one to ''Series/TheMonkees'''s "Captain Crocodile" episode.

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* MiseryTrigger: Packy always cries whenever he hears somebody say the word "home". Even when it comes from his own mouth.


Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''Series/MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month Creator/{{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom. Due to competition with Series/{{Shazam}}, also a Filmation production, the show was such a flop that ABC told Filmation to never sell them another show. Ironically after ABC canceled ''Uncle Croc's Block'', they replaced it with Filmation's 1970 show ''[[WesternAnimation/SabrinaAndTheGroovieGoolies The Groovie Goolies]]''.

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Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''Series/MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month Creator/{{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom. Due to competition with Series/{{Shazam}}, ''Series/{{Shazam}}'', also a Filmation production, the show was such a flop that ABC told Filmation to never sell them another show. Ironically Ironically, after ABC canceled ''Uncle Croc's Block'', they replaced it with Filmation's 1970 show ''[[WesternAnimation/SabrinaAndTheGroovieGoolies The Groovie Goolies]]''.



The aforementioned animated segments were later integrated into the ''Groovie Goolies and Friends'' syndicated omnibus.



* BarefootCartoonAnimal: Seven of the 9 Lives of ''Fraidy Cat'' have costumes that apply to this trope. #2 Kitty Wizard; #3 Captain Kitt, a pirate; #4 Sir Walter Cat, a noble cat; #5 Billy the Kit, a cowboy; #6 Jasper Catdaver, an undertaker; #7 Captain Eddie Cattenbakker, a pilot; #8 Hep Cat, a cat in a zoot suit.

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* BarefootCartoonAnimal: Seven of the 9 Lives nine lives of ''Fraidy Cat'' have costumes that apply to this trope. trope: #2 Kitty Wizard; #3 Captain Kitt, a pirate; #4 Sir Walter Cat, a noble cat; #5 Billy the Kit, a cowboy; #6 Jasper Catdaver, an undertaker; #7 Captain Eddie Cattenbakker, a pilot; #8 Hep Cat, a cat in a zoot suit.



* ContemporaryCaveman: Wacky the caveman becomes this after he ends up in New York.



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* TalkingAnimalTalkingAnimal: Fraidy Cat, Packy the woolly mammoth and the entire cast of "M*U*S*H".


Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''Series/MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month Creator/{{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom. The show was such a flop that ABC told Filmation to never sell them another show. Ironically after ABC canceled ''Uncle Croc's Block'', they replaced it with Filmation's 1970 show ''[[WesternAnimation/SabrinaAndTheGroovieGoolies The Groovie Goolies]]''.

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Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''Series/MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month Creator/{{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom. The Due to competition with Series/{{Shazam}}, also a Filmation production, the show was such a flop that ABC told Filmation to never sell them another show. Ironically after ABC canceled ''Uncle Croc's Block'', they replaced it with Filmation's 1970 show ''[[WesternAnimation/SabrinaAndTheGroovieGoolies The Groovie Goolies]]''.


Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''Series/MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month Creator/{{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom. The show was such a flop that ABC told Filmation to never sell them another show. Ironically after ABC canceled ''Uncle Croc's Block'', they replaced it with Filmation's 1970 show ''The Groovie Goolies''.

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Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''Series/MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month Creator/{{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom. The show was such a flop that ABC told Filmation to never sell them another show. Ironically after ABC canceled ''Uncle Croc's Block'', they replaced it with Filmation's 1970 show ''The ''[[WesternAnimation/SabrinaAndTheGroovieGoolies The Groovie Goolies''.
Goolies]]''.


* CatsHaveNineLives: This is the premise of ''Fraidy Cat''. Fraidy is already nervous because he's on his final life, and it doesn't help that the ghosts of his eight previous incarnations keep appearing to him if he (even accidentally) intones their number. At least one of these ghosts, who was an undertaker in life, hopes to bring Fraidy over to the afterlife. The worst one is Cloud Nine, a PsychoElectro storm cloud who tries to electrocute poor Fraidy. Pretty morbid for a kids' show, eh?

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* CatsHaveNineLives: This is the premise of ''Fraidy Cat''. Fraidy is already nervous because he's on his final life, and it doesn't help that the ghosts of his eight previous incarnations keep appearing to him if he (even accidentally) intones their number. At least one of these ghosts, who was an undertaker in life, hopes to bring Fraidy over to the afterlife. The worst one is [[{{Cumulonemesis}} Cloud Nine, Nine]], a PsychoElectro storm cloud who tries to electrocute poor Fraidy. Pretty morbid for a kids' show, eh?


* CatsHaveNineLives: Literally so, in the case of Fraidy Cat.

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* BarefootCartoonAnimal: Seven of the 9 Lives of ''Fraidy Cat'' have costumes that apply to this trope. #2 Kitty Wizard; #3 Captain Kitt, a pirate; #4 Sir Walter Cat, a noble cat; #5 Billy the Kit, a cowboy; #6 Jasper Catdaver, an undertaker; #7 Captain Eddie Cattenbakker, a pilot; #8 Hep Cat, a cat in a zoot suit.
* CatsHaveNineLives: Literally so, in This is the case premise of ''Fraidy Cat''. Fraidy Cat.is already nervous because he's on his final life, and it doesn't help that the ghosts of his eight previous incarnations keep appearing to him if he (even accidentally) intones their number. At least one of these ghosts, who was an undertaker in life, hopes to bring Fraidy over to the afterlife. The worst one is Cloud Nine, a PsychoElectro storm cloud who tries to electrocute poor Fraidy. Pretty morbid for a kids' show, eh?
* PsychoElectro: The "Fraidy Cat" segments feature a cat whose [[CatsHaveNineLives nine lives]] come back to haunt him as ghosts. Fraidy's final (and current) life is personified as Cloud Nine, a sinister storm cloud who's fond of ejecting lightning strikes and always chases down Fraidy to zap him to death.


Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''Series/MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month Creator/{{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom.

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Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''Series/MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month Creator/{{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom.
Bitterbottom. The show was such a flop that ABC told Filmation to never sell them another show. Ironically after ABC canceled ''Uncle Croc's Block'', they replaced it with Filmation's 1970 show ''The Groovie Goolies''.


Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month {{Creator/Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom.

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Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''MatchGame'', ''Series/MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month {{Creator/Filmation}} Creator/{{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom.



* "M-U-S-H", a canine parody of ''Series/{{Mash}}'' whose title expands to "Mangy, Unwanted, Shabby Heroes", and

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* "M-U-S-H", a canine parody of ''Series/{{Mash}}'' ''Series/{{MASH}}'' whose title expands to "Mangy, Unwanted, Shabby Heroes", and



Live-action segments included guests such as Steve Exhaustion [[TheSixMillionDollarMan The $6.95 Man]].

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Live-action segments included guests such as Steve Exhaustion [[TheSixMillionDollarMan The Exhaustion, [[Series/TheSixMillionDollarMan the $6.95 Man]].



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* CatsHaveNineLives

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* CatsHaveNineLivesCatsHaveNineLives: Literally so, in the case of Fraidy Cat.


Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month {{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom.

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Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month {{Filmation}} {{Creator/Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom.


Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month {{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom.

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Charles Nelson Reilly, already a fixture on the Creator/{{CBS}} version of ''MatchGame'', was the crocodile-suited star of this three-month {{Filmation}} series on Creator/{{ABC}}, a parody of the AnimatedAnthology programs with live presenters that were in nearly every major TV market in the 1950s and 1960s. Reilly's co-stars were Alfie Wise as Uncle Croc's sidekick, Rabbit Ears, and [[LostInSpace [[Series/LostInSpace Jonathan Harris]] as the director, Basil Bitterbottom.


Live-action segments included guests such as [[TheSixMillionDollarMan The $6.95 Man]].

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Live-action segments included guests such as Steve Exhaustion [[TheSixMillionDollarMan The $6.95 Man]].


* "M-U-S-H", a canine parody of ''{{MASH}}'' whose title expands to "Mangy, Unwanted, Shabby Heroes", and

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* "M-U-S-H", a canine parody of ''{{MASH}}'' ''Series/{{Mash}}'' whose title expands to "Mangy, Unwanted, Shabby Heroes", and

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