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x.Bianca.x

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« #440 : 08-01-2009 01:16 »

This is great news :D
Timo

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« #441 : 08-01-2009 02:40 »

I'm gonna spin until I fall down!

http://tv.ign.com/articles/100/1009858p1.html

Update 2: And now we're completely in the clear! We just got this word from 20th Century Fox: "Just wanted you to know that we now have deals with the entire Futurama voice cast to return: John DiMaggio, Maurice LaMarche, Billy West, Tress MacNeille and Katey Sagal."

Futurama creators Matt Groening and David X. Cohen released this statement: "We are thrilled to have our incredible cast back. The call has already gone out to the animators to put the mouths back on the characters."
Nasty Pasty

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« #442 : 08-01-2009 02:59 »

Good news from Fox. Never thought I'd ever say that...
km73

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« #443 : 08-01-2009 03:14 »
« : 08-01-2009 03:16 »

Yeah, after they fucked up the panel...
Cool, though, like I was saying in the other thread, sure.  It was probably inevitable, but it's good they didn't drag it out any further.


Other voices would have been a travesty.
Smarty

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« #444 : 08-01-2009 03:37 »

After a frustrating day, this just makes everything better.
PatchChord_Adams

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« #445 : 08-01-2009 04:20 »

watching adult swim, apparently they haven't got the news because according to them, the cast isn't signed.

also criticize fox, they say "Give us futurama, we know how to treat it right"  :laff:

Watching a show where Billy lends his voice, not great but entertaining
FryFangirlLisa

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« #446 : 08-01-2009 05:58 »

YES!  They've brought back the original voice actors!  *applauds*

That's so awesome!!!!  :D

Hooray!  Now we can once again, go back to celebrating the amazing return of Futurama! :D

*does a happy dance*
coldangel

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« #447 : 08-01-2009 06:03 »

*fires dueling pistols into the air*
Yeeee-haw!
Freako

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« #448 : 08-01-2009 06:05 »

That explains all the dead birds.
totalnerd undercanada

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« #449 : 08-01-2009 06:21 »

Whilst it's a relief and a boon to have Futurama back with the original cast, expect the increased cost to be FOX's justification for the next cancellation.

Call me cynical if you like.
Freako

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« #450 : 08-01-2009 06:33 »

No no, you are right on the money.
lilkitten29

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« #451 : 08-01-2009 06:39 »

Oh your god!!

YES!!! I knew everything would work out!
I can finally sleep peacefully every night now.
Chug a Bug

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« #452 : 08-01-2009 07:15 »

Holy flurking shnit! I think I actually yelled "yahoo!" on reading that. Good news, everyone!

Call me cynical if you like.

You're cynical.
Otis P Jivefunk

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« #453 : 08-01-2009 10:27 »

*sigh of relief*

Still hate Fox though, for putting us through this shit...
upside_ur_head

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« #454 : 08-01-2009 11:14 »

Hooray for common sense, lets hope Dave Herman and Frank Welker also are used still as well.
totalnerd undercanada

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« #455 : 08-01-2009 11:17 »

Hooray for common sense, ... also are used still as well.

Common sense seems to have failed you when phrasing the last part of that post. :hmpf:
Svip

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« #456 : 08-01-2009 11:29 »

Hooray for common sense, ... also are used still as well.

Common sense seems to have failed you when phrasing the last part of that post. :hmpf:

No.  That's grammar.  These two are not necessarily combined.
Zoidberg227

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« #457 : 08-01-2009 11:40 »

Yes yes yes YES!
upside_ur_head

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« #458 : 08-01-2009 11:58 »

You see Fox put me in such a blind rage I couldn't articulate my thoughts.
dr.bender nye

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« #459 : 08-01-2009 12:19 »

It's like a bad April fools joke that's gone on way too long enough.

Oh, who cares, the cast is back and that's all that matters!
totalnerd undercanada

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« #460 : 08-01-2009 12:32 »

Hooray for common sense, ... also are used still as well.

Common sense seems to have failed you when phrasing the last part of that post. :hmpf:

No.  That's grammar.  These two are not necessarily combined.

Quiet, you.
GreyThinkyWhale

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« #461 : 08-01-2009 14:44 »

I stopped paying attention for a few days... I'm extremely happy to hear everything worked out. :)

Now then.... A Scruffy origin story? That's crazy! :laff:
MatMan

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« #462 : 08-01-2009 15:06 »

Huzzahs are in order
Tedward

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« #463 : 08-01-2009 15:17 »

Thank goodness! It's just a shame that this whole thing even happened in the first place, but at least it's over with (and hopefully there won't be any similar issues with the show in the coming months).
Frisco17

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« #464 : 08-01-2009 15:23 »

It's like a bad April fools joke that's gone on way too long enough.

But, it started in July.
coldangel

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« #465 : 08-01-2009 15:49 »

It's always April somewhere.
I.C. Weiner

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« #466 : 08-01-2009 16:55 »

Thank god
captjim

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« #467 : 08-01-2009 18:28 »

hell yes
seattlejohn01

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« #468 : 08-01-2009 19:04 »

I'm gonna spin until I fall down!

http://tv.ign.com/articles/100/1009858p1.html

Update 2: And now we're completely in the clear! We just got this word from 20th Century Fox: "Just wanted you to know that we now have deals with the entire Futurama voice cast to return: John DiMaggio, Maurice LaMarche, Billy West, Tress MacNeille and Katey Sagal."

Futurama creators Matt Groening and David X. Cohen released this statement: "We are thrilled to have our incredible cast back. The call has already gone out to the animators to put the mouths back on the characters."
ABSOFREAKINLUTELY AWESOME!

Whilst it's a relief and a boon to have Futurama back with the original cast, expect the increased cost to be FOX's justification for the next cancellation.

Call me cynical if you like.
You're cynical.

*sigh of relief*

Still hate Fox though, for putting us through this shit...
[Scruffy]Second[/Scruffy]
Morgan_G19

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« #469 : 08-01-2009 19:09 »

Good news, everyone! Fox has stopped being such a numb-nut!
seattlejohn01

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« #470 : 08-01-2009 19:23 »

I don't think they've stopped being numbnuts; far from it.  I think they were basically forced into a corner by:

1)  They realized that Futurama is a cash cow, with a pre-existing large fanatical fanbase (as seen by the huge viewing of the old Futurama episodes & huge DVD sales of the movies).  Lots o' money to be made here.

2)  They f-'d up REALLY badly with their "recasting" joke of a negotiation ploy.  I'm sure they got deluged with "if you replace the original VA's, I'm not watching the show" e-mails, and realized they were shooting themselves in the foot by being penny smart & pound foolish.  So they relented.

They're still morons (remember, they're the same bunch (Fox TV vs. 20th Century Fox aside) that cancelled Futurama in the first place).  We just gotta be on our toes, in case they f-up again & screw with the program again...
futz
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« #471 : 08-01-2009 19:34 »

Maybe, but when some high-level Fox employee(s) have to justify the budget to higher ups, the board of directors, and the stockholders (that wouldn't know Futurama from peanut butter or motor oil) they can say they tried everthing the could to keep costs down, but look what happened.
hobo bot

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« #472 : 08-01-2009 19:58 »

GOOD NEWS EVERYONE!! Get in, so happy!!  :D :D :D
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