What Would Homer Do?
Saturday, April 23, 2005
Kids love cartoon wise-crackers like Bugs Bunny and Bart Simpson. But are they learning anything? Studio 360's Eric Molinsky used to work as a storyboard artist on Nickelodeon's Rocket Power, a show about four friends who do extreme sports and have a teachable moment each episode. Molinsky asks animators, parents, and children whether cartoons should educate kids, or just make them happy.