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Saturday Morning in the 70’s

   This YouTube video is one of the better 70's Saturday Morning medley of show openings along with key commercials of yesteryear. The video quality is top notch, and the original intros & outros carry that flavor of the decade that I grew up in. At this point I am on my second viewing, and… Continue reading Saturday Morning in the 70’s

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It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown

   As an aficionado of animation, or cartoon nerd if you must, this classic is is one of my all time favorites. I cannot believe that it is 52 years old this year. Yep, in 1966 the world was treated to this tale of Horror. OK, it's not horrific, but it does tell an incredible… Continue reading It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown

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Spider-Man: The Animated Series (1994)

   While the 1994 animated Spider-Man isn't my favorite version of the character, it really encapsulated what it is to be Peter Parker. The stories were solid, even though the designs were simplified for a lower budget animated show. I fired the first episode up this morning and was moved by how well it served… Continue reading Spider-Man: The Animated Series (1994)