Bugs Bunny: The Trickster, American Style In this installment of NPR's In Character series, JJ Sutherland asks what makes Bugs Bugs — and decides that the bunny's mercurial nature is essential to his appeal.
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Bugs Bunny: The Trickster, American Style

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Bugs Bunny: The Trickster, American Style

Bugs Bunny: The Trickster, American Style

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A hero, a bully, appealing, a little scary: Part of Bugs Bunny's appeal is in his contradictions. Warner Bros. hide caption

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A hero, a bully, appealing, a little scary: Part of Bugs Bunny's appeal is in his contradictions.

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Bugs Bunny in his first feature cartoon, A Wild Hare. Warner Bros. hide caption

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