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'Harvey Beaks': Sunny with a chance of bad behavior
'Harvey Beaks': Sunny with a chance of bad behavior

At first glance "Harvey Beaks," the new animated series from Nickelodeon, looks like a children's storybook. The lushly painted backgrounds have a real comfort to them, evoking the lighthearted tales of our own youths. But then the characters pop on screen and start peeing in the lake. Nick's latest animated series, which premieres Sunday, is a modern take on a classic feel. The episodes are short, punchy and indescribably odd. And if they share a sensibility with Cartoon Network's older-skewing "Adventure Time," consider that a good thing. Everyone's got to start somewhere. Call it a gateway to raising a wonderfully weird kid. The series is...

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