Actual data on the July Effect varies, however. The New York Times reports that one of “the largest and best designed” studies found that patient mortality rates increase by 8% in July, a month that also sees a jump in hospital charges and more drawn-out stays.
As soon as I saw [the movie], the first thing that came to my mind was that this would make an amazing animated series,” said Jones. “Coincidentally, a week later, my manager called me and told me that the production company that did the movie was trying to reach out to me about developing a cartoon. So we met with Mike, started kicking around some ideas and then we took it to Adult Swim.”