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There have been many fantastic animated TV shows throughout the history, but which ones are the best? Some people think that cartoons are just for children, but there are many that have frequent themes that even adults will enjoy. From classic animated series like "Looney Tunes," "The Flintstones," and "The Jetsons" to the modern day hits of "The Simpsons" and "South Park," there are many great cartoons available. For anime, check out these lists of the best anime series and the best superhero anime of all time..

The cartoon was created during the silent movie era as a short that was shown before movies. They gained even more popularity when the talkies came around, most notable of these were made by the Walt Disney company and Warner Bros with "Merry Melodies" (which later became "Looney Tunes"). With the invention of the television, cartoons and animated programs finally found a realm in which to flourish.

This is a list of the best cartoons of all time, including series that are long gone and ones that are still going today. Vote up your favorite or make your own version.

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4,510 1,414
Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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52
4,364 2,555
The Grim Adventures of Billy a... is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

53
4,102 2,623
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutro... is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

54
4,062 3,497
The Smurfs is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
The Smurfs 1981

55
3,959 2,367
Tiny Toon Adventures is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

56
3,372 2,074
The Peanuts is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
The Peanuts

57
3,918 3,425
Inspector Gadget is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

58
3,948 3,144
Justice League Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

59
3,593 2,542
The Magic School Bus is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

60
3,275 2,410
Batman Beyond is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

61
3,857 3,421
ThunderCats is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

62
3,856 3,135
American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

63
3,399 2,499
Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

64
3,004 2,443
Invader Zim is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

65
3,244 2,956
The Transformers is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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66
3,132 2,298
The New Adventures of Winnie t... is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

67
3,215 3,067
The Ren & Stimpy Show is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

68
3,397 2,533
CatDog is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

69
2,802 2,876
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

70
3,420 2,523
Regular Show is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

71
2,792 2,258
Darkwing Duck is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

72
3,215 2,930
Alvin and the Chipmunks is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

73
3,286 2,556
Ben 10 is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Ben 10 2005

74
3,228 2,590
Avatar: Legend of Korra is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
SanctusLupus added Avatar: Legend of Korra 2012

75
2,571 2,456
Rocko's Modern Life is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

76
2,708 2,418
Arthur is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Arthur 1996

77
2,437 2,334
Doug is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Doug 1991

78
2,662 2,337
He-Man and the Masters of the ... is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

79
1,948 1,417
Taz-Mania is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
SanctusLupus added Taz-Mania 1991

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80
2,321 1,944
The Daffy Duck Show is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

81
2,748 2,567
King of the Hill is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

82
2,535 2,546
Archer is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Archer 2009

83
2,008 1,409
Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
emilymjewell added Aladdin 1994

84
2,695 2,773
Beavis and Butt-head is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

85
2,116 1,832
TaleSpin is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
TaleSpin 1990

86
2,709 2,311
Jackie Chan Adventures is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

87
2,080 1,761
Young Justice is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
ChudiObi added Young Justice 2010

88
2,654 2,092
Gargoyles is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Gargoyles 1994

89
2,024 1,462
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
ChrisHein added Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2003

90
1,915 1,494
The Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

91
2,203 1,604
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

92
1,822 2,233
Wacky Races is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

93
1,954 2,240
Underdog is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Underdog 1964

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94
2,038 1,480
Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
BrandonGarner added Bob's Burgers 2011

95
1,791 2,109
Top Cat is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Top Cat 1961

96
2,237 2,437
The Penguins of Madagascar is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

97
2,028 1,517
Steven Universe is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
miki-mcdonals added Steven Universe 2013

98
1,935 1,929
Mighty Mouse is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Mighty Mouse 1944-02-11

99
1,886 2,235
Jonny Quest is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

100
2,051 1,968
The Huckleberry Hound Show is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time