Subtitles section Play video Print subtitles there's only one thing better than owning a vault full of cold hard cash and that's swimming in it. Welcome to watch mojo and today we're counting down our picks for the top 10 dark truths about your favorite cartoons. What did I tell you about cartoons? Uh They're not real and they'll they'll ruin your mind for this list will be looking at grim secrets and not so hidden facts about popular animated tv shows and franchises that might make you uncomfortable. Do you know any other dark facts about cartoons? Let us know below Number 10 slaying sales. The transformers after getting hooked on the transformers TV show fans were probably excited to discover they were also getting a film in 1986 organize a battle unit. We're going after them. But that delight turned to horror when they saw big named characters like iron hide and Optimus Prime get graphically wrecked on the big screen. As it turns out, it wasn't a creative decision that led to the downfall of many transformers. Do not grieve soon. I shall be one with the Matrix parent company. Hasbro wanted to shine the spotlight on a new line of second generation toys so they decided it would be great to wipe out the first generation of characters in the movie. But having Optimist Prime get mortally wounded was too much for some fans. A huge fan campaign led the producers bringing back the Autobots leader unless a new supply of energy is found, nobody is going to win this war. Number nine Stone Age smoking the Flintstones. The Flintstones quickly became vital viewing for kids and adults alike. Thanks to its unique combination of modern sitcom conventions and a stone age setting. What happened all the hot water? I'm sorry fred. I used it to do the wash this morning. Oh boy, personally, I'm glad there's no hot water, it stings my trunk. Eventually that popularity led to the show being connected to a lot of products, but one economic connection didn't particularly age well and one of the commercials, barney and fred watch Wilma and Betty working hard as they do Garden Shore's. So the duo sneaks off to avoid their guilt rather than help out their partners. They sure work hard, don't they, barney, I hate to see them work so hard. Yeah, me too. Let's go around back where we can't see them. They also decided to whip out some Winston branded cigarettes and smoke while hiding. It's pretty jarring to see these family friendly icons advocate for smoking with corporate dialogue thankfully. Welch's grape juice stepped in as a big show sponsor in the third season. Hey Welch's grape juice for breakfast sounds great. Make it too, Will you Wilma delicious. Number eight consumption island Peppa Pig. Peppa Pig seems like a peaceful universe where nothing bad happens. We're going on a fishing trip on a boat on the sea. Okay, let's go. But fans have looked a little close to see a dark implication in the episode. Desert island Graham p rabbit, granddad dog and grandpa Pig go on a fishing trip that goes wrong after getting stranded on a desert, the trio begins to wonder what to eat good. We should save the chocolate in case we get hungry. Later during their conversation. Graham p rabbit and granddad dog glance at grandpa Pig like he might be an option on the table. Fortunately the trio was rescued before anyone has turned into bacon. But what makes it more disturbing is the fact the trio was only stuck on the island for a couple of hours. Is anyone else missing cheese? We've only been here five minutes scram. P rabbits number seven. The house on american activities. Mr Magoo today the character of Mr Magoo is seen as an old man who gets into problems due to his bad eyesight. Could you direct me to Armand's exclusive shop for men? Thank you. Officer, put in a good word for you with the chief. However, there was a lot more to the character than people expected. John Hubley was an animator at Disney until he left the company after a notable strike. In the 19 forties, Disney blamed the strike on communism when they testified at the House Un american Activities Committee in 1949 Hubley and Millard Kaufman began creating comics with Magoo, 80,000 people down. The duo parodied the obsession of hunting apparent communist by developing the character. Magoo would often spout offensive remarks about the movement and turn on neighbors with his paranoia. Even Magoo's nearsightedness was meant to reflect his shortsighted nature. Right away, right away, I hear you, I hear you. It's never sticky, never gummy dries instantly even drives under water. No, no, no out number six. The orphans duck tales in the original Duck tales cartoon, Donald Duck leaves his nephews, Huey, dewey and Louie with scrooge Mcduck. So I'll buy you a globe. The dynamic between the boys and their rich relative was so fun that it probably made viewers overlook one major question, why aren't the trio with their parents? Thankfully the comics expand on that backstory. So cheap kids were left with Donald temporarily after their unnamed father was hospitalized. Apparently the patriarch was injured after the trio put firecrackers under his chair as a wacky practical joke. Fan theories suggest that since the kids remained with Donald and their father is never mentioned, he likely perished from their joke viewers also posit that their mother Della Duck abandoned her Children in the wake of this incident. Yes, number five, stuttering purpose. The looney tunes franchise, one of the most recurring aspects of looney tunes character, porky pig is the fact that he often stutters while speaking soon after his debut in 1935 the unique vocal feature took center stage, but it wasn't exactly on purpose, porky's voice actor at the time, joe dougherty had an actual stutter. His speech disorder apparently caused recording sessions to take longer at points. Actors like the legendary count kotelly were brought in to voice porky and speed things up. But the studio eventually decided to fire dougherty in 1937 when the reins of the cartoon pig were handed to mel blank and other actors, the stutter was kept as a character trademark. He don't want no trouble. Number four, real life Skeletor, he man and the masters of the universe. If there's one character that nailed the maniacal laugh at Skeletor, you spend much time watching the, if I am to know my enemies, I must study them. What's the matter? The terrifying and sometimes hilarious baddie is a real thorn in the side of he man. And when mattel's toy line became a tv show, Skeletor became a household name, is a lucky fool. One day I will destroy him and his friends in the palace. But his inspiration is pretty spooky. When Mark Taylor was a kid, he went to an amusement park and spotted a creepy corpse in a front house that he was convinced was real. It turns out he was right. The body actually belonged to a notable outlaw named Elmer mccurdy. Years later when Taylor was working as a designer for mattel, he used the startling childhood incident as the inspiration for humans nemesis. They were fools not to use it, but I will, I'll dig it out, trap jaw. I've got a kingdom to destroy. Number three creator chris savino knows history of harassment. The loud house, our breed is dying. Tristan, we must continue to transform mortals will face our greatest fear fewer dungeon parties, No dense nephew extinction. Thanks to working on big projects like the power puff girls and dexter's laboratory. Chris Savino garnered quite the resume. He eventually used his experience to create the 2016 show, the loud house. I also do furniture moving and jar opening keeping in mind. Oh, it's my lucky day. I dropped a jar of pickles under the sofa, but Sorvino's accomplishments were overshadowed by a dark truth. In 2017, he faced numerous allegations of harassment on top of this. Savino allegedly blacklisted women from the animation industry when they wouldn't consent to an inappropriate relationship. His terrible actions had seemingly been going on quietly for over a decade. Behind the scenes, after the serious allegations went public, Nickelodeon fired Savino. They continued making the loud house without his involvement. I justified it by telling myself that kids around the world were getting into science because of me. But science is honest and I certainly haven't been number two causing seizures Pokemon on top of being a video game in a merchandizing juggernaut Pokemon also has its famous anime, but one of the franchises. Darkest moments came in an early episode of their popular show that aired in Japan in 1997. During the electric soldier por Oregon entry. A scene features lights flashing quickly. The sequence reportedly caused hundreds of kids to be hospitalized due to seizures and other conditions as a result of the scandal. The episode didn't air outside the country. It also meant Oregon was barely featured in future anime episodes or films. Ironically it was pikachu attack in that scene that caused the issue. But Corrigan is still seen as the face of this dark incident. Before we continue, be sure to subscribe to our channel and ring the bell to get notified about our latest videos. You have the option to be notified for occasional videos or all of them. If you're on your phone, make sure you go into your settings and switch on notifications. Number one. The tarnished legacy of john K. The ren and stimpy show to the ren and stimpy show fans, creator john chris for lucy. A K a john que was a genius. What are you doing? I am making an emanated cartoony picture ren but for the animators that worked on the show, he was horrible. John K was said to be overly demanding and created a hostile work environment in 2018, serious allegations also came out about Chris for Lucy. But if you think that I'm going to help you, you're barking up the wrong animators. Robin Byrd and Katie Rice claim that he acted inappropriately to them when they were underage john K also faced additional allegations of harassment due to the statute of limitations. He didn't face any formal charges. However, his animation career was effectively over john K. Then made a bizarre public statement in Blue A. D. H. D. And undiagnosed bipolar disorder for his actions. This greatly angered Bird Rice and the public, A producer is the guy that tells the artist what to do and later makes all the changes. And then when the cartoons done he takes all the credit. Did you enjoy this video? Check out these other clips from watch Mojo and be sure to subscribe and ring the bell to be notified about our latest videos.