Television

Friday A/V Club: Time-Traveling Beatles Battle the Taxman

With a little help from their friend Robin Hood

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Sometimes a rock band makes it so big, it gets its own Saturday morning cartoon. The Beatles aired on ABC from 1965 to 1969, and while the group didn't have much to do with producing the series—they didn't even play themselves—they did provide the songs. Since our taxes are due Monday, I thought I'd share the show's take on "Taxman," in which the boys meet Robin Hood:

Bonus links: My favorite remake of "Taxman" is here. Past editions of the Friday A/V Club are here.