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Re: Johnny Question

On Wed, Jan 31, 2007 at 08:29:16PM -0500, Max Hyre wrote:
> Ron Johnson wrote:
> > On 01/31/07 16:58, Hal Vaughan wrote:
> >> Maybe, but we'll never see an American 'toon that'll top Johnny Quest.
> > 
> > I mentioned /JQ/ to my son the other night.  "What's /Johnny Quest/?"
> > 
> > We're so old.  And I'm too young to have watched JQ first runs.
>    When I was maybe 10, reading the entire science fiction
> section of my local library, I came a cross a book whose
> protagonist was Johnny Quest.  He was searching for his
> father, and it was involved, IIRC, with an underwater city.
>    Much later I became aware of _Johnny Quest_ the cartoon,
> and wondered whether it was the same.  Anyone know?

The wife says Johnny Quest the cartoon was about Johnny, his friend
Hadji, and Johnny's father in various adventures. She doesn't think it
is based on any books, but then she did read much at that stage... THe
underwater city thing doesn't ring a bell at all. Still, could be
based on the idea.


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