Looney Tunes

Season 1 Episode 8

BUGS BUNNY - Tortoise Wins By a Hare

Aired Daily 1:00 PM Feb 20, 1943 on Cartoon Network



  • Trivia

    • In the front page of Chicago Sunday Tribunk in the newspaper scene, a article mention Adolph Hitler Commits Suicide. Even so, he's really commit suicide two years later

  • Quotes

    • Narrator: Extra! Hare challenges tortoise! Read all about it! Hare races tortoise today! What, again? (with a other voice) The contestants says:
      Cecil: May the best man win.
      Bugs: That's Me. I can't lose, folks. I got a secret weapon.
      (Bugs make a sly wink)
      Narrator: The gambling ring says:
      Boss Rabbit: We're betting everything we got on the rabbit to win. In fact, we don't even think that the turtle will finish. Do we, boys?
      Boys: No, boss! NO!

    • Cecil: Another thing... rabbits aren't very bright, either

    • Narrator: Yes, folks, The turtle always wins!

    • (Rabbits are hammering Bugs as Cecil into the ground)
      Rabbits: You're the toitle!
      Bugs: Rabbit!
      Rabbits: Toitle!
      Bugs: Rabbit!
      Rabbits: Toitle!
      Bugs: Rabbit!
      (Cecil in disguise as Bugs is eating a carrot)
      Cecil: Yep, Thats the toitle all right.

  • Notes

    • Except for the airings of "The Bob Clampett Show" on Cartoon Network (which is now cancelled), the ending scene where the gangster rabbits say, "Eh, now he tells us" and commit suicide is edited out on other airings.

  • Allusions