70’s Sci-Fi Lifestyle

70’s Sci-Fi Lifestyle

As a child of the seventies, I was the product of my time and the 70's Sci-Fi Lifestyle has never really left my consciousness. The future was always barreling down on us, and the past continuously ran in syndication on our television set. Movies and television gave us different glimpses as to what may be [...]

A Long Time Ago, On TV Sets Every Saturday Morning… CARTOONS

A Long Time Ago, On TV Sets Every Saturday Morning… CARTOONS

Tis the season, well once upon a time this was the season for new cartoons to be released on Saturday morning. The Saturday Morning preview shows would usually air the Friday evening before the premier the next morning. These programs would usually be in the form of a variety show and they would create a [...]

GhostBlasters? GhostStoppers? Ghostbusters!

GhostBlasters? GhostStoppers? Ghostbusters!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uviQm7g3kas This behind-the-scenes video stealthily highlights the legal issues behind the use of the name "Ghostbusters". The name of was in contention because there was a television program called "Ghost Busters" in the mid 70's. The Ghost Busters was a live-action sitcom that ran in 1975, about a duo of bumbling detectives who would investigate [...]

The Rise and Fall of Saturday Morning Cartoons

The Rise and Fall of Saturday Morning Cartoons

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e1LO5887HVg Toy Galaxy Dan walks us through the entire history of Saturday Morning Cartoons. Back in my childhood I couldn't fathom a time where there would be no Saturday Morning Cartoons on TV. Heck, I would have never even foreseen the fact that I don't even watch broadcast TV any longer. When I was 5 [...]

My 70’s Saturday Morning

So, it's Saturday morning and I woke up at 0500 hours. What could I possibly do? Well I could fire up some old School Saturday morning fun. That's exactly what I decided to do. My theme was Live Action programs. I began with "Land of the Lost" and went down the rabbit hole from there. [...]