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Re: D&D Cartoon

On Thu, 18 Mar 1999 10:10:48 -0500, Nate Piekos <nate@piekosarts.com>

>The concensus of these sites seem to concur that although D&D was popular,
>it was yanked off the air due to the whole "satanic suicide scare".
>Associated with the RPG (--don't get me started on *that* crock of sh... )
>Any network with a sat. morning cartoon (amid SMURFS and HE-MAN) that might
>be linked to such bad press quietlly discontinued it.  Poof.   
>ME, you said you were unaware of the bad press... but how well did the show
>do?  If it was flagging in the ratings, I could see why they cancelled it,
>but if it was doing well, I'm willing to bet it really is due to the "scare"

ME: It was flagging in the ratings.  Its cancellation had nothing to
do with any "satanic suicide scare."
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