The life of a young boy as he meets friends, falls in love, maneuvers his way through grade 6 and writes all about it in his journal.
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 Douglas 'Doug' Yancy Funnie / ... (53 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Theda Funnie / ... (36 episodes, 1991-1994)
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11 year old Doug Funnie moves to Bluffington from Bloatsburg. "Doug" follows his adventures as he writes in his journal. He falls in love with Patti Mayonnaise and befriends Skeeter Valentine. They all are in grade 6 in the Bluffington School and Doug tries not to make himself look like a loser in front of everyone. Written by doug_funnie

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Trivia

The number 47 is referenced numerous times. For example, it is Doug's locker number, it's used on many street signs, and the liver and onions meal is meal #47 on the restaurant's menu. See more »

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When Doug and Skeeter go on the Beets Bus to attend their concert, the tour guide states that 10 minutes is "one fifth of an hour." It's actually one sixth of an hour. See more »

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Doug: [voice-over] She never said anything about the pimple. Matter of fact, no one did. I guess it just goes to show you: sometimes things don't turn out as bad as you think they will. But sometimes they turn out a lot worse. But, then again, sometimes they turn out sorta OK, but kinda bad. Well, anyways, the point is, it's not what's on your nose that counts... it's what's inside. N-no, wait. I didn't mean that.
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During the end credits, Doug waves to viewers and gets tired, while Porkchop listens to a walkman. See more »

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Referenced in Holly's World: Breast Intentions (2010) See more »

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Where's My Sock
Written by The Beets
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one of my favorite cartoons on Nickelodeon
17 July 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I used to watch it all the time when it would come on Snick back in 1993-1994. It's about a kid named Doug Funnie, who moves with his family to Bluffington. Doug immediately feels uncomfortable in this new town, that is until he meets Skeeter Valentine who shows him around and introduces him to some pretty interesting people. There is the usual romantic interest (Patty Mayonnaise) and the bully (Roger Klotz).

This is indeed one of my favorite cartoons on Nickelodeon. It's a shame though that it barely comes on the air anymore now that idiotic crap like Spongebob Squarepants, Rocket Power, and The Wild Thornbarry's is taking over what was once a decent lineup of entertaining cartoons and shows.

Anyway, I give Doug a 10/10.


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