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Bugs Bunny – The Origins of an Icon

Take a closer look at the history and origins of American’s favorite bunny.

Bugs Bunny is America’s most influential rabbit and one of the most iconic cartoon characters of all time. Who doesn’t recognize the wise cracking bunny and his iconic ‘eh… what’s up, doc?’ uttered with a mouthful of carrots. He’s more than just a cartoon character in many ways and has become a pop culture icon that still feels relevant to this day. His longevity can be attributed to his versatile and unique character, solidifying his place as the face of the golden age of American animation.

In the video above, YouTuber kaptainkristian takes a closer look at the iconic bunny and the history behind his origins. It’s an interesting look at one of the most important characters from our childhood and what makes him iconic, why he’s left such a lasting impression on American culture, and what distinguishes him from other characters.