Category:
Anthropomorphism

May 16, 2016

Follies of the Madmen #282



Chimps improve every product.

Posted By: Paul - Mon May 16, 2016 - Comments (4)
Category: Animals, Anthropomorphism, Business, Advertising, Products, 1950's, Cars

May 7, 2016

When the Day Breaks

Posted By: Paul - Sat May 07, 2016 - Comments (3)
Category: Animals, Anthropomorphism, Cartoons, 1990's

December 20, 2015

Uncle Wiggly vs. DONNIE DARKO Rabbit

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Equally creepy? The earlier guy the inspiration for the later one?

Original ad here.

Posted By: Paul - Sun Dec 20, 2015 - Comments (7)
Category: Animals, Anthropomorphism, Games, Movies, 2000's, 1920's, Fictional Monsters

December 19, 2015

December 1, 2015

Captain Tick-Mouse

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Original images here.

I am not sure having a rat-like figure as your patriotic icon is the best choice of imagery.

Here is a little background on the character, from this source.

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Posted By: Paul - Tue Dec 01, 2015 - Comments (6)
Category: Anthropomorphism, Politics, Propaganda, Thought Control and Brainwashing, War, 1910's

November 7, 2015

3 + 1

3+1 from Soline FAUCONNIER on Vimeo.



Posted By: Paul - Sat Nov 07, 2015 - Comments (1)
Category: Anthropomorphism, Domestic, Appliances, Stop-motion Animation, Europe

October 31, 2015

Biisuke Ball’s Big Adventure



Posted By: Paul - Sat Oct 31, 2015 - Comments (5)
Category: Anthropomorphism, Rube Goldberg Devices, Asia

August 19, 2015

At Home with Mrs. Hen

At Home with Mrs. Hen by Tali, National Film Board of Canada




Illustrates the sad reality of single-parent families. Expect to see this shocking video feature in the 2016 Presidential campaign.

Posted By: Paul - Wed Aug 19, 2015 - Comments (12)
Category: Anthropomorphism, Family, Cartoons

August 14, 2015

Cheerios Kid and Cheerios Sue













From the days when a commercial could hold an entire narrative arc in thirty or sixty seconds. Apparently the Kid and Sue were thrill-seekers who could not resist dangerous environments.

Posted By: Paul - Fri Aug 14, 2015 - Comments (2)
Category: Anthropomorphism, Daredevils, Stuntpeople and Thrillseekers, Food, Advertising, 1960's

August 6, 2015

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