The Wizard

In 1989, I was six years old. Like most six year olds, I was glued to the TV for my daily intake of cartoons. It was during these hours that I was exposed to...

Military Brat Memories

Not too long ago, I read an article written by someone who grew up near a military base. He discussed his interactions with military brats as they came and went throughout the years. It was an interesting article...

Remembering The Sega Game Gear

I got a Nintendo Gameboy in the early 90’s for free. At the time, my mom worked at a Tae Kwon Do school and my brother and I had to accompany her to work...

Jolly Rancher Stix

Growing up in Litchfield we had a small store just down the camp road from my house.  It was called Whip-Poor-Will Variety because it was on the Whip-Poor-Will Road.  The owner Roger, was a...

Batman and Harley Quinn Review (2017)

My History With the Film: I heard about Batman and Harley Quinn back in May 2017, when the first trailer was released. I was thrilled at the idea of Harley Quinn be featured in...

CBS Storybreak

CBS Storybreak was a Saturday morning cartoon anthology series that originally aired from 1985 – 1987 with Bob Keeshan aka Captain Kangaroo as host in live action wrap around’s.  Each episode was a 30...

The Video Store Clerk

My first job was working at a Blockbuster Video. It was a great job that I didn’t fully appreciate until years after I had moved on. Since video store jobs are almost extinct, I...

How I Broke My Collarbone

I was a AAA School Safety Patrol in the fourth grade. Before and after school, I performed a variety of duties like putting up and taking down the American flag, monitoring the hallways and...

Schoolhouse Rocks!

If you ask me Saturday morning cartoons were the absolute best when I was a kid.  On my local ABC channel WMTW 8 at nine am the Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show came on...