Today’s cartoons have lost something. Smooth and bright and random, they lack a certain grittiness that characterized the animation and stories of ‘90s toons. Here’s the top 11 to fill our impressionable young minds before the turn of the millennium. Read the list, then fire up Netflix or YouTube and relive these brilliant classics with a level of appreciation unattainable when you turned on the T.V. after hopping off the school bus over 15 years ago.
11. Johnny Bravo
Watching Johnny Bravo rattle of his cheesy one-liners for hot mamas and get painfully rejected over and over was hilarious, but ultimately misleading – in real life, the muscley douchebag airhead always gets the girl to come home and do the monkey with him.