Axolotls vs. Flamingos

Smash Boom Best: A funny, smart debate show for kids and family

12-01-2023 • 35 mins

Today’s ani-melee features an amphibian with frilly gills and a pink bird with a bent bill. It’s axolotls vs. flamingos!

Comedian, puppeteer and podcaster Tim Platt champions axolotls in a wild face-off with writer, comedian and flamingo fan Katie McVay. Which side will take home first prize? Fabulous flamingos or awe-inspiring axolotls? Splash over to to vote for the team YOU think won!

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