Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Six years later, PBS announced that it published an erroneous story about the creation of Betty Boop

Cartoon Brew:

PBS’s retraction of the story likely won’t have much of an impact on the Betty Boop creation myth, which has taken on a life of its own. Nowadays, most memes claiming Betty Boop was based on Esther Jones use photographs of people who aren’t even the performer in question.