What’s Your Nickfluence? Enter to Celebrate the Past and Future of Animation

“You can’t fight city hall, you can’t fight corporate America. They are big and we are small. You can’t fight city hall.”

Those are lyrics from a very special musical episode of Rocko’s Modern Life. I typed them by memory – around twenty years after their original airing – and even though I don’t specifically credit those 22 minutes for the B.F.A. in musical theatre I eventually earned, I’m also certain that the time I spent watching Rocko’s Modern Life (and Rugrats and Aaahh!!! Real Monsters and All That and…the list goes on) influenced my path in life.

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