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)
Becca Lish ...
 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

Skeeter's address is 1492 Ocean Blue. This is a play on the old "In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue" rhyme. See more »

Goofs

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 and Patti are handcuffed to each other]
Patti: [irritated] Magic shop?
Doug: We can't let people see us like this.
Patti: You're right. Let's just spend the rest of our lives handcuffed to each other.
Doug: Really?
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Crazy Credits

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: Road Trippin' (2010) See more »

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Shout Your Lungs Out
Written by The Beets
Performed by The Beets
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DOUG is quality show
13 June 2004 | by See all my reviews

DOUG follows the misadventures of the eponymous main character, Doug Funnie, his dog Porkchop, his best friend Mosquito (Skeeter) Valentine, and other quirky characters from the fictional town of Bluffington. DOUG was one of the 'Original 5' nicktoons on Nickelodeon, and is by far the best of them all. It is a show about an 11 year-old boy who uses his imagination a lot and gets into funny situations. The reason DOUG was so good was because it is a show that is based on reality and real people; in this case, multi-colored people. Unfortunately, Jim Jinkins and his Jumbo crew moved from Nickelodeon to Disney in 1996, and the show was completely ruined after that. not only was the title changed to BRAND SPANKING NEW! DOUG, but other aspects of the show were changed as well. Hopefully, Nickelodeon will release this show onto DVD or put it back into syndication on Nickelodeon, because it is much better than the garbage that they show now.


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