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News Reporter Suppaman's Great Exploit
Dr. Slump Arale-chan episode
Episode №: 173
Airdate: September 12, 1984
Japanese Title: スッパマンレポーター大作戦
Rōmaji: Suppamanrepoutaa daisakusen
Manga Counterpart: King Kong!
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News Reporter Suppaman's Great Exploit (スッパマンレポーター大作戦 Suppamanrepoutaa daisakusen) is the 173rd episode of Dr. Slump Arale-chan.

This episode would be considered controversial and a product of its time due to its use of blackface.


While Arale, Akane, and Obotchaman are in the forest, they see a huge gorilla! Once Suppaman hears this, he decides to shoot a fake documentary TV and sell it to the TV station.