The album, released last week, is such a marked departure from what we're used to seeing on "Tim and Eric" that it was almost a reaction against Tim and Eric Wareheim's public persona, in which the duo often show up to interviews in character like their recent Conan appearancewhich seemed to freak out even Coco. In phone conversations to both Davin and Tim, we discussed their reasons for making this album, a love of nonsensical rock lyrics, and the sincerity of comedy. I've spent all day walking around listening to your song "A Song for My Father.
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The series consists of 26 episodes. Following the destruction of their home, the kingdom of Thundera, the ThunderCats a group of humanoid cats are forced to roam the planet Third Earth, in order to find a way to defeat the evil sorcerer Mumm-Ra, who plans on taking over the universe. Story-wise the series takes a much darker and more cinematic approach than the original show, featuring a lot more focus on characterization and more sophisticated themes.
The series began with an hour-long premiere on Cartoon Network on July 29, Following the destruction of their home, the kingdom of Thundera, the ThunderCats are forced to roam the planet Third Earth, in order to find a way to defeat the evil sorcerer Mumm-Ra, who plans on taking over the universe. Story-wise the series attempts to take a much darker and more cinematic approach than the original show, featuring a lot more focus on characterization and more sophisticated themes.
Sign in. A year-old boy and his best friend, wise year-old dog with magical powers, go on a series of surreal adventures with each other. Votes: 67,
Adult Swim stylized as [adult swim] is the adult-oriented nighttime programming block of the American children's pay television network Cartoon Network and its own television production studio Williams Street Productions. It broadcasts nightly from 8 p. Eastern and Pacific Time.
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It is programmed by Williams Street Productionsa subsidiary of Turner, which also developed two prior television programming blocks seen on Cartoon Network: Toonami which later became a block on Adult Swim in and Miguzi. The name comes from a phrase used by public swimming pools in the United States to label designated times when children are restricted from using the facilities in favor of adults. Debuting inAdult Swim serves as the nighttime identity of Cartoon Networkand was established as alternative programming during the late night hours when Cartoon Network's primary target audience, children between the ages of 7 to 15, would normally be sleeping.
The programs featured on Adult Swim are geared toward a male audience, in contrast to the originally children's oriented daytime programming on Cartoon Network. In the United States, Adult Swim has, over the course of its history, frequently cycled through and aired either recent or older features of adult animation, Japanese anime, mockumentaries and sketch comedy, among many other programs consisting of television pilots and their subsequent, short-lived series' and numerous spinoffs and shows that has sexual themes, nudity, strong language and hardcore violence. While the network features trendy comedies and dramas in this regard often anime of all types — many of its programs could be considered aesthetically experimental, "underground", transgressive, improvised, nonlinear or surreal in nature.