Author: Michael

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...

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...

I Want My Antenna TV

I’d like to preface that this isn’t a things where better when I was a kid or a “back in my day” type of blog entry.  No, this is just a reminiscence of time gone...

Video Store Memories

As a kid I always loved going to the video store to rent movies.  The first thing I always did was run to the wrestling section to see if they had any new wrestling...

Are You Being Served?

Back in 2015 I had this urge to watch an episode of “Are You Being Served?” and was surprised to find that there wasn’t any at all on Netflix or Hulu or any other...

Scrooge (1951)

Scrooge 1951 Run Time: 86 Minutes Renown Pictures Starring Alastair Sim as Scrooge this is my father’s favorite version of the film.  Alastair plays a much more laid back and arrogant version of Scrooge. ...

Scrooge (1935)

Greetings! With the Christmas season upon us I wanted to take a look at a couple versions of the classic Charles Dickens tale A Christmas Carol. My all time favorite version of Dicken’s “A...

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

‘Twas The Night Before Christmas Original Air Date – December 8, 1974 on CBS Rankin/Bass This special has aired every year since its first broadcast on CBS until 1994 and on the now ABC...