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PBS Kids 24/7 In Seattle

This news comes with three things – good news, bad news, and a preface. PREFACE: Two and a half years ago when my family visited Massachusetts for a couple of weeks we stayed in a house in Salem. Nearly every … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Our Lips Are Sealed

I was introduced to The Go-Gos like most of the world through the music video for “Our Lips Are Sealed.” Because we didn’t have cable it was “Friday Night Videos” that brought the video into our living room. It would … Continue reading

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An Advantageous Childhood

August has, in his 12 years so far on this earth, had more sleepovers than I did in almost my entire childhood. But that’s not the half of it. A couple of nights ago he had a friend spending the … Continue reading

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GIVEAWAY: Family Crood Fun

The Croods are coming back to a screen near you thanks to Netflix and Dreamworks. The film was such as success a sequel is in the works and a television series “Dawn Of The Croods” is set to debut beginning … Continue reading

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The Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collector’s Edition (Blu-ray)

Frankly, I think the title for this collection is a bit on the ridiculous side. Then again, this is the second time this collection has been released on Blu-ray (not to mention the previous DVD releases) so there needed to … Continue reading

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Music Monday: The Animaniacs

Easily one of, if not the best animated series “The Animaniacs” was syndicated from what I remember and broadcast in the afternoons Monday through Friday. While I could easily go on and on about how subversive the humor of the series … Continue reading

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Toy Story That Time Forgot (Blu-ray)

Once again the gang faces the familiar conundrum of dealing with toys who forgot they are toys. This time it is a bunch of dinosaurs. While not as fresh in concept there is still plenty of enjoyment to be had … Continue reading

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Automan: The Complete Series (DVD)

Many a series has debuted only to find an audience lacking. With low ratings far too often a series would get canceled before being allowed time to develop and find an audience. Other times a series would just be too … Continue reading

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Manimal: The Complete Series (DVD)

Oh man, that’s Dale Arden!! Alright, so that’s probably not the first reaction Shout Factory wants viewers to have when watching their DVD offering of “Manimal” but I was surprised to see Melody Anderson from the 1980 Flash Gordon film … Continue reading

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Saying No To The New Television Season

I am not saying “No” to everything television, and there are some of the new programs I am watching, but by in large, I am skipping out on most of the new television series. Not because I am not interested, … Continue reading

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