It Was A Thing On TV: Episodes 248 & 249 – Wonder Woman 2011 Pilot / Fluppy Dogs

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we got superheroes and dogs that aren’t dogs. Confused? You won’t be after this week’s shows. 

First, we start our 3rd annual pilot month with a look at a potential revival of the Wonder Woman franchise from 2011.  And we thought the worst part was Dr. Phil, Nancy Grace, Jeffrey Toobin and Alan Dershowitz in the first 5 minutes.  This isn’t your Lynda Carter Wonder Woman

Then, in 1986, Disney did what Disney does best–make money, specifically with a new cartoon that already had a line of plush dolls.  But the direction Disney went was unconventional.  Fluppy Dogs were not dogs.  Rather, they were interdimensional travelers.  It’s not your average Disney cartoon. 

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0:30 – Wonder Woman (2011 Pilot)

45:30 – Classic Commercial Break

49:07 – Fluppy Dogs