We know the makers of these movies and shows weren’t Buddhists, because they were clearly too attached to some things to let them go. Well, we can’t really blame them -- often the audience is attached too, and you know how rowdy viewers can get if you deny them their fix of beloved stuff. Or, in some cases, no one could be bothered to remove the irrelevant things. Whatever the reason, these things stopped along the way to have any business being there -- and yet, there they are.

Spider-Man's Web Shooting Handsign

Sam Raimi's Spider-Man Spider-Man curls his fingers because of, uh, reasons. Spidey still does the iconic web shooting hand sign - even though this gesture was always intended to press the trigger for his mechanical web shooters, which this version of the character famously lacks.

Source: Screen Rant

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The Jitterbug in The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz Insect? What insect? In a deleted scene, Dorothy and her gang are attacked by a bug sent by the Wicked Witch of the West. That doesn't happen in the finished movie - but the Witch still refers to it, when she tells her flying monkeys that she's sent a little insect ahead of them.

Source: Oz Wiki

The Name of the Looney Tunes

Looney Tunes The Looney Tunes used to be all about actual tunes. Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies were mostly plotless musicals (like Disney's Silly Symphonies, which they were ripping off). Tunes eventually became zany comedy - but they kept the name, even though music was no longer the focus.

Source: Looper

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