Love is in the air as Boomerang, Turner Broadcasting’s classic cartoon network, celebrates Valentine’s Day with a 24-hour marathon of romantic romps starring love-obsessed characters including Pepe Le Pew, Tom, Jerry, Popeye, Yogi Bear, Magilla Gorilla, Dexter, Top Cat, Speed Buggy, The Smurfs, The Flintstones, Droopy Dog and The Jetsons. The Love Stinks! marathon will kick off on Feb. 14 at 6 a.m.
Each hand-selected cartoon short presented during the holiday event will feature a beloved classic character shot in the heart by Cupid’s arrow. Viewers can expect to see Pepe Le Pew in Odor-able Kitty, Daffy Duck in The Stupid Cupid, Porky Pig in The Swooner Crooner, Popeye in Anvil Chorus Girl, Droopy in Wild and Woolfy, Yogi Bear in Love Bugged Bear and Top Cat in Top Cat Falls in Love, to name a few.
Boomerang is the 24-hour, commercial-free offshoot of Cartoon Network dedicated to vintage favorites from the vaults of Hanna-Barbera, Warner Bros., MGM and other top animation producers. For more details on the network’s programming, go to the official web site at http://Boomerang.CartoonNetwork.com.