August 23, 1990 – The Updated Educational Film Series You and Your… is Released
“You are a human animal, you are a very special breed.”
On August 23, 1990, the You and Your…cartoon series, originally created for the Mickey Mouse Club, were updated and rereleased. The series included You – The Living Machine (discusses the human body and how it turns food into energy), You – The Human Animal (discusses the human’s ability to think and reason, setting it apart from all the other animals), You – and Your Five Senses (discusses the human responses to stimuli and how this helped with human development), and You – and Your Food (discusses the value of food and the importance of a well-balanced diet). These educational cartoons were hosted by Jiminy Cricket.