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Great Job, Internet!: A classic Animaniacs song gets a cinematic remake courtesy of 168 movies

It’s probably not much of a stretch to say that plenty of people of a certain age have Animaniacs musical numbers to thank for their wealth of geographic knowledge. Before there was “Wakko’s America,” which forever drilled all 50 states and their capitals into the brains of American children, there was the equally memorable “Yakko’s World.” Set to the tune of the traditional Mexican song “Jarabe Tapatío,” it runs down many, but not all, of the countries in the world as of 1993.
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