The Big Snit – Richard Conde (1985)

It is the story of a married couple who get into an argument while playing Scrabble. Their cat chews through the power cable for their television, so that they don’t notice that a nuclear war has begun. It was nominated an Academy Award (Animated Short Film). In 1994 it was voted number 25 of the 50 Greatest Cartoons of all time by members of the animation field.