Hey, look! Another thing you used to love that can be ruined!

Inspector Gadget looks like he can see someone in the distance being murdered. (via Netflix/DHX Media)

As anybody over the age of 30 who has gone out drinking with old college buddies can tell you, the glow of nostalgia can make bad ideas seem like really good ones (like nostalgically drinking as if you were still 22). That's why I'm reluctant to throw up my pom-poms for the announcement of yet another childhood cartoon being rebooted — Inspector Gadget. Because while we might all be getting warm fuzzies from remembering how much we loved the bumbling Inspector and shows like DuckTales as kids, we need to remember two things:

Sources: h/t Mashable | Netflix