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 [...]

Revisiting the Sci-Fi Dream Team Challenge

Revisiting the Sci-Fi Dream Team Challenge

It’s no surprise that I watch a lot of Sci-Fi. I was watching an episode of Star Trek: Voyager that is focusing primarily on the character of Neelix. A Talaxian “Jack of all trades”, expertly portrayed by Ethan Phillips. It is actually the final episode that Neelix is in. I then reflected on how the character [...]

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 Top 10 Non-Xmas Movies to Watch on Xmas

My Top 10 Non-Xmas Movies to Watch on Xmas

If you have had enough of the holiday season, or you need a respite from the seemingly endless stream of Hallmark flicks, here is a list of movies that could help you out. For me, they have a distinct flavor of the holiday season without being holidayish movies. 10. The Wiz: It feels like a [...]

My Top Nine Films Based on Comic Strips

My Top Nine Films Based on Comic Strips

   “My Top Nine”… it seems to be a thing now. Well, it’s only my second top nine list, but is could be a thing. Why not a Top Ten? In both cases I really couldn’t come up with ten picks, for the life of me.    This one is simple. Comic strips to the [...]