The Morning GIF: Dorothy after Oz

No wonder they didn't make a sequel to The Wizard of Oz


Lorraine Murphy


Published May 3, 2012   Updated Jun 2, 2021, 5:41 pm CDT

Here at the Daily Dot, we swap GIF images with each other every morning. Now we’re looping you in. In the Morning GIF, we feature a popular—or just plain cool—GIF we found on Reddit, Canvas, or elsewhere on the Internet.

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And then what? Every parent who’s ever read a bedtime story all the way to the end has been frustrated by this unanswerable query. Did Molly Whuppie live happily ever after? Do epic characters retain the quality of epicness throughout their lives, making every preschool pageant and Girl Guide cookie sale a matter of life or death?

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That was the question asked by the venerable b3ta board in its “Film Aftermath” challenge. This GIF by Captain Howdy, flawless in execution and concept, ultimately won the challenge. It’s a postscript to Dorothy’s adventures in Oz.

The Daily What posted the GIF, where a demented 527 bloggers liked, reblogged, or noted it.

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*First Published: May 3, 2012, 9:45 am CDT