The History of Cartoons

Bugs Bunny has been known as one of the most popular cartoon characters over the last century. In his initial debut, A Wild Hare (July 27, 1940), the cartoon received an Academy Award nomination for Best Cartoon Short Subject of 1940. “What’s up, Doc?” has been one of the most popular catch phrases used by Bugs Bunny in his cartoons 99% of the time to help him keep his cool while standing up to his enemies. Bugs Bunny was named #1 on TV Guide’s 50 Greatest Cartoon Characters of All Time.