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1''AKA Cult Toons'' was an experimental comedy show that aired on Cartoon Network UK between 1999 to 2000. The show used episodes of old Creator/HannaBarbera cartoons and interspersed them with random clips ranging from blaxplotation films, kung fu movies and other cartoons in a style commonly likened to WebAnimation/YouTubePoop, [[UnbuiltTrope years before it hit the Internet.]] The show was hosted by Jackie Potato, a blaxplotation {{Expy}} of Dexter from ''WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory''. It also had guest host appearances including the likes of professional wrestler Macho Man Randy Savage and the London Towers basketball team.²----²!!''Cult Toons'' provides examples of:²* {{Blaxploitation}}: Many clips the show uses derive from the genre.²* {{Expy}}: Jackie Potato is [[WesternAnimation/DextersLaboratory Dexter]] with the {{Blaxploitation}} level and stereotypes turned UpToEleven.²* IdiosyncraticEpisodeNaming: Usually in the form of combining a Hanna-Barbera character with an outside reference. e.g. Captain Majors Lonely Hearts Club Band²* RunningGag: One of the chief sources of humor from the show.²* StockFootage: Many clips are reused in different episodes.²* WidgetSeries: [[WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooWhereAreYou "Made only in England!"]]²----


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