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The Gross Up Close-Up from Ren & Stimpy

I’m Ready for My Gross-Up: The history of the Revolting Ren & Stimpy Close-Up

Dig into the litter box of animation history to uncover the story of the "gross up," that notorious , grotesquely detailed close-up popularized by Ren & Stimpy.
Gross-Out Toys of the 1980s

Gross-Out Toys: A Guide to the Monsters & Slime of the 1980s

Relive the slimy days of the 1980s with our deep dive into the disgusting world of gross-out toys, from Madballs and Mad Scientists to Boglins and Garbage Pail Kids.