There Can Only Be One

There Can Only Be One

There Can Only Be One... Highlander. Or two, possibly more if the money is there. OK, I didn't intend to roast this series, but to praise it. It impetus for this entry is the Pluto app's "Gamming" channel which plays the series in the evenings. Pardon me if I gush a bit. Highlander was a [...]

Nostalgia Bias

Nostalgia Bias

How often to we read the phrase "... was better when I was a kid", or "... was the best time to grow up", or something to that effect? I call this Nostalgia Bias. For some reason the ages between six and nine are a time that many of us latch onto. Whether it is [...]

Superman & Lois: Impressive First Flight

Superman & Lois: Impressive First Flight

Superman & Lois: Impressive First Flight! This evening I watched the first episode of Superman and Lois. As a fan of the early seasons of Supergirl I was very impressed with the tone, writing, execution of the story and the wonderful visual effects.

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 [...]

“Legends of the Superheroes”: An Odyssey Better Left Unfinished

“Legends of the Superheroes”: An Odyssey Better Left Unfinished

Originally published August 29th, 2015, I felt like this should be revisited and updated... The best thing that happened on TV when I was nine. It was January, 1979, and there were two hour long shows. One aired per week on NBC. I was able to see the first and was SUPER excited to watch [...]