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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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The Smurfs is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
The Smurfs 1981

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+ - 3,789 2,430
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutro... is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,947 2,387
The Grim Adventures of Billy a... is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

54
+ - 3,688 2,167
Tiny Toon Adventures is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

55
+ - 3,128 1,895
The Peanuts is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
The Peanuts

56
+ - 3,499 1,224
Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

57
+ - 3,721 3,225
Inspector Gadget is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

58
+ - 3,725 2,963
Justice League Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,332 2,383
The Magic School Bus is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,675 3,210
ThunderCats is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

61
+ - 3,028 2,230
Batman Beyond is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

62
+ - 3,567 2,935
American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

63
+ - 3,213 2,316
Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,086 2,767
The Transformers is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 2,942 2,136
The New Adventures of Winnie t... is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 2,728 2,255
Invader Zim is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

67
+ - 2,671 2,692
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

68
+ - 3,019 2,880
The Ren & Stimpy Show is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

69
+ - 3,153 2,359
CatDog is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

70
+ - 3,076 2,740
Alvin and the Chipmunks is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 2,618 2,093
Darkwing Duck is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

72
+ - 3,136 2,342
Regular Show is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,037 2,374
Ben 10 is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Ben 10 2005

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+ - 2,981 2,405
Avatar: Legend of Korra is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 2,387 2,295
Rocko's Modern Life is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 2,282 2,157
Doug is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Doug 1991

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+ - 2,515 2,168
He-Man and the Masters of the ... is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

78
+ - 2,505 2,249
Arthur is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Arthur 1996

79
+ - 1,803 1,265
Taz-Mania is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Taz-Mania 1991

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+ - 2,206 1,798
The Daffy Duck Show is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

81
+ - 2,542 2,407
King of the Hill is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

82
+ - 2,319 2,382
Archer is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Archer 2009

83
+ - 1,853 1,268
Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Aladdin 1994

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+ - 1,993 1,672
TaleSpin is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
TaleSpin 1990

85
+ - 1,879 1,307
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

86
+ - 1,808 1,350
The Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

87
+ - 2,486 1,942
Gargoyles is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Gargoyles 1994

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+ - 2,522 2,161
Jackie Chan Adventures is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

89
+ - 1,881 1,618
Young Justice is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 2,501 2,601
Beavis and Butt-head is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

91
+ - 2,012 1,466
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

92
+ - 1,704 2,090
Wacky Races is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

93
+ - 1,865 2,076
Underdog is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Underdog 1964

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+ - 1,699 1,950
Top Cat is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Top Cat 1961

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+ - 2,110 2,274
The Penguins of Madagascar is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 1,839 1,778
Mighty Mouse is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time
Mighty Mouse 1944-02-11

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+ - 1,773 1,328
Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 1,771 1,323
Steven Universe is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 1,952 1,812
The Huckleberry Hound Show is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 1,784 2,065
Jonny Quest is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list The Best Cartoons of All Time