‘Scooby-Doo’ spinoff ‘Velma’ jokes about teen sexualization as wake-up series carries rave reviews, opinions

HBO and Mindy Kaling’s “Scooby Doo” series “Velma” added even more controversial content to her repertoire in the latest episode, this time treating pedophilia as a joke. During the fourth episode, titled “Velma Makes a List”, the new series makes multiple jokes about children in a sexual way. The first involves the mayor of the … Read more

‘Adult’ Scooby-Doo reboot Velma ripped critics and audiences apart: ‘Where did it go so wrong?’

HBO Max has just released a reimagined version of the popular children’s show, Scooby-Doo. Although related to the Hanna-Barbera original, it is marketed as “adult” and features severed limbs, one of the main characters going to a strip club with her father, and two teenage boys graduating from their high school. The results were panned … Read more

Gay and nymphomaniac Spinoff reinvents “Scooby-Doo” for adults

A wise woman once said, “Women acting in films rarely make history.” Wait, that’s wrong. “Well-behaved women seldom make genghis”? No, that doesn’t sound quite right either. “Women who act bespectacled rarely lose their glasses”? Whatever the phrase, it has never been truer than for a certain member of Mystery Inc. The early group of … Read more