1. Upon initial inspection, fan reaction to TTG has been nothing but salty

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2. To be fair, it must be rough if a show you don't like is rerun so constantly....

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3. For kids who grew up in the early 2000s, the original series shadow looms LARGE

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4. For these fans, the new show has always been a disappointment 

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5. It's jarring, to be so emotionally invested in a network's programming and then see them cater to other audiences.

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6. A grim reminder that youth and time has passed you by...

 

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7. Market forces seem to be drawing focus away from auteur-driven projects

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8. But is that REALLY the issue?

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comic by Fluffy Bunny

 





9. Is the beef with TTG about quality, or ego?

 

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10. Like gaming consoles, animation blocks have been subject to fiercely personal fandom wars

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11. And animation has always attracted a particular kind of fan who appreciates the power and potential of the medium to convey stories and emotions

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12. You see enough takes and you start to wonder where the hurt came from

 

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13. Can one cheaply animated program fully represent everything wrong with a society?

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14. Or do we all just harbor a wish that maybe, just maybe, the bold and daring will someday overcome the lowest common denominator

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15. Anyway, I hear OK K.O.! is pretty good... 

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