Comedy/Toon Clichés

Comedy/Toon Clichés

What are Toon Cliches?

Saturday morning fun and hijinks where the laws of nature need not apply.

These clichés are divided up into some of the popular sub-categories.


  • One armed monkey - Screeching, throwing poop, having one arm


  • Hammerspace - pulling large items - such as hammers - out of pockets, from behind your back, etc

  • Stretching - stretching your body in impossible shapes, and sizes (big or small)

  • Falling - delaying a fall; sustaining no damage from a fall

  • Drawing - ability to draw things that are real (especially pits on floors and doors on walls, but also items, or even living creatures)