1972 - A passenger plane crashes, killing all aboard, in the confusion stemming from having a May Pole put up in the coach cabin. The black box recording of their all-too-joyous cries of "May Day! May Day!" as the plane falls towards certain doom bring tears around the world when it is broadcast.
1994 - Wile E. Coyote finally catches Road Runner. Coyote is grief-stricken. He attempts suicide by falling off a cliff, slowly plummeting and ultimately striking the ground in a puff of smoke.
1999 - SpongeBob SquarePants emerges from the deep recesses of Hell and delivers the message of Satan around the world, putting them under Satan's spell and possessing the Earth.