Newsworthy Wade is the second segment from the one hundred and twentieth episode of Garfield and Friends.


Wade is showcased on a news program, while a duo of wolves try to get him.


Newsduck Dick Drake introduces himself as an episode of Seven Minutes begins.

Major Characters

Minor Characters


  • This is the last U.S. Acres cartoon produced for the series.
  • The image of Garfield on the giant watch in the background changes in each appearance throughout the episode.

Cultural References

  • Seven Minutes is a spoof of the CBS newsmagazine series 60 Minutes.
    • It is also a reference to the typical length of Garfield and Friends episodes.
  • The other host mentions Meryl Streep and Shelley Duvall in his second discussion.
  • "Tiltaphobia" may be a reference to the tilt mechanism of pinball.


  • When Readem and Weep first comment on Wade after watching him on their television set, their voices and identities are initially mixed up.

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