Do you Remember the “Original Wreck-it-Ralph?” His name was Ralph Hinkley, Hanley, uh..Mr. “H”. He wasn’t always happy about it either. March 1981, My my dad, and our old Sanyo TV, you know the one with the Dial. I was the remote. Well this particular night was special. Not only was I staying up past my … [Read More...]
Family Friendly Kids Christmas Specials In my house at this time of year especially with a preschooler, it becomes all about Santa and the upcoming delivery of presents due on Christmas Day. So today with all of the continued bad news, I figured we could take a break and share the top 5 Christmas specials … [Read More...]
Woolco, Jamesway and Caldor, who were these defunct Retailers? Today we have Wal-Mart, Target, Costco, Amazon, Best Buy, Sam’s Club, BJ’s and Buy.com, and a list that seems endless. If I tried to stop and name them all the list would probably go on and on forever. There are just too many today to choose from. Choice … [Read More...]
Have we become a Fast Food Nation? Let’s face it we all love food. Food is food, and we love it, good, and we love it fast. But if we top to think about it even today’s fast food has become faster. I remember being a child of the 70′s and 80′s and yeah fast food was … [Read More...]
Today’s Way Back Wednesday is the Red Foreman edition. One show I have to admit I love is That 70′s Show. One of the biggest reasons I love it is, well Red Foreman. As gruff and tough as he is he loves his children, and wants nothing more than for them to be successful and have all of the … [Read More...]
So this week we have a not so Way Back Wednesday. It’s a new idea this week. So we aren’t going to look at the 60′s the 70′s or the 80′s, or even the 90′s. We are going to look at a show from today, a new show, and a Show I never thought I’d … [Read More...]
We have travelled through parts I, and II in our journey with Superman, the Man of Steel, and today we will wrap it up. So lets highlight a of the more recent incarnations of the “Man of Steel“.
In Part I of “The Man of Steel”, we looked at Superman from his humble beginnings 1932 to the end of the “Adventures of Superman” in 1958. This week we will look at some of the film highlight of his film and TV adventures from 1960-1980.
Today for Way back Wednesday we are going to visit various incarnations of the Man of Steel on TV and Film from the 40′s to the 60′s, with part II coming next week. Superman has been such a force on American, and in fact world culture, we need more that a single edition of Way … [Read More...]
Today’s world is a world of “re-imagining”, or remaking. There are often days I wonder if there will every be any original shows, movies or cartoons for my kids to watch. Just think of all of the “remakes” coming out of the studios today. Today i have a few for your viewing pleasure. So sit back relax, and … [Read More...]