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* BullyingADragon: Pertwee actively insults Ed and Bubba, who are much stronger and bigger than he is. On one occasion, Ed was ready to punch his lights out.


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* DogsAreDumb: Averted with Fumbles, who tends to derisively react to the antics of the humans and tries to alert them to an important matter.
* DumbBlonde: Penny is not the sharpest tool in the shed, often missing sarcasm and metaphors. She's arguably still smarter than her husband.
* HiddenDepths: Freight Train has a great singing voice and can make up songs off the top of his head. Fitting since his voice actor was a jazz singer.


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* JerkassHasAPoint: Pertwee, DependingOnTheWriter. Sometimes, he's being needlessly obnoxious; other times, he's reacting to what Ed and Bubba did first and fully justified in his rants.
* LaserGuidedKarma: Rather than pay his insurance company $1,300 to fix storm damage, Pertwee steals Bubba's ladder and attempts some self-repair. He falls and ends up faking an injury in order to con his neighbors into doing the work and other tasks for him. However, he had earlier filled out a contract for the insurance company and sealed it and the payment in an envelope, which Ed and Bubba find and mail without knowing what it is. As a result of Pertwee staying at Ed's house, the foreman thought that was the house to be fixed up. Pertwee slept through it all, and he's so enraged about this that he accidentally reveals his deception. Freight Train figures him having to pay for Ed's repairs is fair since Ed did Pertwee's for free, but Ed never finished the roof and another storm is brewing. Pertwee's speedy attempt at repairs just makes things worse, wrecks his garden, and causes roof supplies to fall on his head.


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* ObfuscatingDisability: To save money for a vacation, Pertwee steals Bubba's ladder from Ed's house and attempts some home repairs, only to suffer a fall. He's okay, but he overhears Ed and Bubba fearing the worst and thinking they're on the hook for it, so he opts to milk it for all it's worth. He guilts Ed and Bubba into doing assorted tasks, with Ed only putting up with it in exchange for him signing a release for insurance purposes.
* OnlySaneMan: Freight Train is typically a laidback voice of reason in response to Ed and Bubba's antics.


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* ScrewTheMoneyIHaveRules: Subverted. The Coach objects to his players moonlighting. When the Coach berates the main trio for trying to form a singing act, a manager overhears this and thinks his voice would work for a new project. The Coach absolutely balks at the idea of selling out his beliefs for a few paltry dollars. For a few thousand dollars, however...


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* UnusuallyUninterestingSight: The mailman reacts to [[ItMakesSenseInContext finding Bubba in a mailbox]] with (at most) mild irritation.


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[[caption-width-right:255:Top: Penny [=McCoy=], Bubba [=McCoy=], Freight Train. Middle: Pom-Pom Huddles, Ed Huddles, Marge Huddles. Bottom: Fumbles, Claude Pertwee, Beverly.]]

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* HairDecorations: Marge wears a hair band, and Pom Pom has a ribbon tied into a bow on her hair.


[[caption-width-right:250:Top: Penny [=McCoy=], Bubba [=McCoy=], Freight Train. Middle: Pom-Pom Huddles, Ed Huddles, Marge Huddles. Bottom: Fumbles, Claude Pertwee, Beverly.]]

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[[caption-width-right:250:Top: [[caption-width-right:255:Top: Penny [=McCoy=], Bubba [=McCoy=], Freight Train. Middle: Pom-Pom Huddles, Ed Huddles, Marge Huddles. Bottom: Fumbles, Claude Pertwee, Beverly.]]



Other characters included Ed’s wife, Marge (voiced by Jean Vander Pyl, the same voice actress who played Wilma Flintstone), their rather jovial, if acerbic and most likely CampGay, neighbor Claude Pertwee (voiced by Creator/PaulLynde) who tended to refer to Ed and Bubba as "savages," loved to see them screw up, and had a pet cat named Beverly; their token black teammate Freight Train (voiced by Herb Jeffries), Ed's daughter Pom-Pom and Coach Mad Dog Maloney (Alan Reed using his Fred Flintstone voice). Bubba’s wife, Penny [=McCoy=], was played by comedic actress Marie Wilson in her final role before her death from cancer in 1972.

The show was similar to Hanna-Barbera's more successful series ''The Flintstones''[[note]]in very much the same way that Creator/SethMacFarlane's ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', ''WesternAnimation/TheClevelandShow'', and ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'' are all alike[[/note]], using several of the same style plots and voice actors (Alan Reed, Mel Blanc, and Jean Van Der Pyl being the main three). Like ''The Flintstones'', and unlike many other animated series at the time, ''Where’s Huddles?'' had a laugh track, incorporated more adult themes and references than ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones'' did while simultaneously keeping it family-friendly[[note]]compare with the next primetime Hanna-Barbera cartoon, ''WesternAnimation/WaitTillYourFatherGetsHome'', which didn't tone down its adult themes and was made to be a cartoon for older audiences first[[/note]], had the voice actors in a more realistic fashion as compared to say a funny animal style speech. The show is also notable for the character, Freight Train, being the first regularly-seen African-American animated character on primetime.

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Other characters included Ed’s Ed's wife, Marge (voiced by Jean Vander Pyl, the same voice actress who played Wilma Flintstone), their rather jovial, if acerbic and most likely CampGay, neighbor Claude Pertwee (voiced by Creator/PaulLynde) who tended to refer to Ed and Bubba as "savages," loved to see them screw up, and had a pet cat named Beverly; their token black teammate Freight Train (voiced by Herb Jeffries), Ed's daughter Pom-Pom and Coach Mad Dog Maloney (Alan Reed using his Fred Flintstone voice). Bubba’s wife, Penny [=McCoy=], was played by comedic actress Marie Wilson in her final role before her death from cancer in 1972.

The show was similar to Hanna-Barbera's more successful series ''The Flintstones''[[note]]in very much the same way that Creator/SethMacFarlane's ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', ''WesternAnimation/TheClevelandShow'', and ''WesternAnimation/AmericanDad'' are all alike[[/note]], using several of the same style plots and voice actors (Alan Reed, Mel Blanc, and Jean Van Der Pyl being the main three). Like ''The Like ''The Flintstones'', and unlike many other animated series at the time, ''Where’s Huddles?'' had a laugh track, incorporated more adult themes and references than ''WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones'' did while simultaneously keeping it family-friendly[[note]]compare with the next primetime Hanna-Barbera cartoon, ''WesternAnimation/WaitTillYourFatherGetsHome'', which didn't tone down its adult themes and was made to be a cartoon for older audiences first[[/note]], had the voice actors in a more realistic fashion as compared to say a funny animal style speech. The show is also notable for the character, Freight Train, being the first regularly-seen African-American animated character on primetime.


* PomPomGirl: Ed's daughter, oddly enough named Pom Pom and she wears a cheerleader outfit! Though, she is only a toddler.

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* PomPomGirl: Ed's daughter, oddly enough named daughter Pom Pom and she wears a cheerleader outfit! Though, she is only has the look down at least, given the fact she's a toddler.


* PomPomGirl: Ed's daughter, oddly enough named Pom Pom and she wears a cheerleader outfit!

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* PomPomGirl: Ed's daughter, oddly enough named Pom Pom and she wears a cheerleader outfit!outfit! Though, she is only a toddler.

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* MisterSeahorse: Occurs in the last episode, where a doctor mixes-up Bubba's test results with Penny's and makes everyone think that Bubba is pregnant.


* ReusedCharacterDesign: Fumbles would be reused by H-B in 1974 for the halftime interstitials of NBC's NFL telecasts. Now voiced (Allan Melvin), Fumbles would explain the basics of football to young viewers.

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* ReusedCharacterDesign: Fumbles would be reused by H-B in 1974 for the halftime interstitials of NBC's NFL telecasts. Now voiced (Allan Melvin), Fumbles would explain the basics of football to young viewers.[[note]]Hanna-Barbera had created the Peter Puck character to be used in a similar manner for NBC's [[UsefulNotes/NationalHockeyLeague NHL]] coverage around the same time[[/note]]


Other characters included Ed’s wife, Marge (voiced by Jean Vander Pyl, the same voice actress who played Wilma Flintstone), their rather jovial, if acerbic and most likely CampGay, neighbor Claude Pertwee (voiced by Creator/PaulLynde) who tended to refer to Ed and Bubba as "savages," loved to see them screw up, and had a pet cat named Beverly; their token black teammate Freight Train (voiced by Herb Jeffries), and Ed's daughter Pom-Pom. Bubba’s wife, Penny [=McCoy=], was played by comedic actress Marie Wilson in her final role before her death from cancer in 1972.

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Other characters included Ed’s wife, Marge (voiced by Jean Vander Pyl, the same voice actress who played Wilma Flintstone), their rather jovial, if acerbic and most likely CampGay, neighbor Claude Pertwee (voiced by Creator/PaulLynde) who tended to refer to Ed and Bubba as "savages," loved to see them screw up, and had a pet cat named Beverly; their token black teammate Freight Train (voiced by Herb Jeffries), and Ed's daughter Pom-Pom.Pom-Pom and Coach Mad Dog Maloney (Alan Reed using his Fred Flintstone voice). Bubba’s wife, Penny [=McCoy=], was played by comedic actress Marie Wilson in her final role before her death from cancer in 1972.

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* IrrevocableMessage: Ed and Bubba are so sure of financial success in their new car wash that they send an angry letter to Coach Mad Dog and resign from the Rhinos. When they learn that a new highway project will reroute all traffic from their business, they have to hurry to retrieve it before Coach receives it. [[spoiler: They fail to stop him reading it, but luckily they forgot to sign it, so he dismisses it as the work of stupid weirdos.]]


* PomPomGirl: Ed's daughter, oddly enough named Pom Pom.

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* PomPomGirl: Ed's daughter, oddly enough named Pom Pom.Pom and she wears a cheerleader outfit!


* CampGay: Claude Pertwee. He was voiced by Creator/PaulLynde.

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* CampGay: Claude Pertwee. He was voiced by Creator/PaulLynde.Creator/PaulLynde, what did you expect?


'''Where’s Huddles?''' was a Hanna-Barbera animated television program which premiered on CBS on July 1, 1970 and ran for ten episodes as a prime-time summer replacement show for ''The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour'' until September 2, 1970. Repeats were shown on the network’s Sunday afternoon schedule in the summer of 1971. It was the first primetime animated series to debut since ''The Flintstones'' went off the air in 1966, though it wouldn't be until ''TheSimpsons'' premiered in 1989 that primetime animated shows would be popular again.

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'''Where’s Huddles?''' was ''Where’s Huddles?'' was a Hanna-Barbera animated television program which premiered on CBS on July 1, 1970 and ran for ten episodes as a prime-time summer replacement show for ''The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour'' until September 2, 1970. Repeats were shown on the network’s Sunday afternoon schedule in the summer of 1971. It was the first primetime animated series to debut since ''The Flintstones'' went off the air in 1966, though it wouldn't be until ''TheSimpsons'' premiered in 1989 that primetime animated shows would be popular again.

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* UglyGuyHotWife: Bubba and Penny [=McCoy=].


Other characters included Ed’s wife, Marge (voiced by Jean Vander Pyl, the same voice actress who played Wilma Flintstone), their rather jovial, if acerbic and most likely CampGay, neighbor Claude Pertwee (voiced by Paul Lynde) who tended to refer to Ed and Bubba as "savages," loved to see them screw up, and had a pet cat named Beverly; their token black teammate Freight Train (voiced by Herb Jeffries), and Ed's daughter Pom-Pom. Bubba’s wife, Penny [=McCoy=], was played by comedic actress Marie Wilson in her final role before her death from cancer in 1972.

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Other characters included Ed’s wife, Marge (voiced by Jean Vander Pyl, the same voice actress who played Wilma Flintstone), their rather jovial, if acerbic and most likely CampGay, neighbor Claude Pertwee (voiced by Paul Lynde) Creator/PaulLynde) who tended to refer to Ed and Bubba as "savages," loved to see them screw up, and had a pet cat named Beverly; their token black teammate Freight Train (voiced by Herb Jeffries), and Ed's daughter Pom-Pom. Bubba’s wife, Penny [=McCoy=], was played by comedic actress Marie Wilson in her final role before her death from cancer in 1972.



* CampGay: Claude Pertwee. He was voiced by Paul Lynde.

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* CampGay: Claude Pertwee. He was voiced by Paul Lynde.Creator/PaulLynde.

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