12 Dark Theories About Kids Shows That'll Make You Rethink Everything
Innocence and morality. Two cute little concepts, the cornerstones of kids tv. Right?
Not according to anyone who's watched back Disney's Dumbo lately, realising that the film is fraught with racial sterotyping. The elephant's black crow counterparts, all with African-American accents, are led by 'Jim' - a direct reference to America's Jim Crow laws, under which black people were relegated to second-class citizens.
— Cara Sutra (@TheCaraSutra) February 21, 2016
But it's not just Dumbo who has some skeletons in the closet. Fans have theories about Spongebob, the Rugrats, The Fresh Prince Of Bel Air and more:
12 Dark Theories About Your Favourite Kid's Shows
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