The popular cartoon series Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner are a duo of characters from the Looney Tunes. The characters were created by Warner Bros. animation director Chuck Jones and their first appearance occured on September 17, 1949.
Much like Pixar’s famous 22 rules of storytelling, Jones had a simple, yet golden, set of 9 rules for Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner which are as follows:
Rule 1: The Road Runner cannot harm the coyote
except by going “beep-beep”