Nichelle Nichols: She’s ...

Jun 22, 2017 by

Like most entertainers, it has been my pleasure to be actively involved with the struggle of my people attempting to extricate themselves from the bonds of discrimination, prejudice, and bigotry that has held us so fast, for so long.

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Wonder Woman sexy, but patriot...

Jun 7, 2017 by

Lynda Carter, television’s wonderful “Wonder Woman,” displays more epidermis every week than any other actress on the tube.

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The Andy Griffith TV show intr...

Jun 4, 2017 by

The Andy Griffith Show ran for eight seasons on CBS between 1960 and 1968 — more than enough time to establish itself as an...

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Dr Seuss’ How the Grinch...

Nov 28, 2016 by

When Dr Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! originally aired on December 18, 1966 no one expected the 26-minute cartoon to...

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What kids think of family in t...

Oct 24, 2016 by

Leave it to the kids …if you want an honest opinion of TV’s effect on family life by Jack Cluett When my eldest son,...

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Courtship Of Eddie’s Fat...

Jul 5, 2016 by

The Courtship of Eddie’s Father was a TV sitcom about a widower, Tom Corbett (Bill Bixby) and his son, Eddie (Brandon Cruz),...

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Saturday morning cartoons ...

Jul 1, 2016 by

You might say they invented Saturday morning Every Saturday morning at least one out of every three commercial minutes available on...

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Inside Rhoda’s place (19...

Jul 1, 2016 by

“Hello, my name is Rhoda – this is where I live” Finding a great apartment in Manhattan isn’t exactly easy,...

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James Garner: I call on Bret M...

Jun 15, 2016 by

I call on Bret Maverick by Pete Martin The star of TV’s Maverick sets the record straight on his real life as Jim Garner, and...

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John Stamos’ teen idol t...

Jun 9, 2016 by

The kids may still scream — they make up the bulk of the “Full House” audience — but Stamos, 25, believes his teen idol days are behind him as he works on carving out an acting career with longevity.

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Janet Jackson for The Disney C...

May 11, 2016 by

“When your family watches the Disney Channel, something magic happens.” – Janet Jackson Imagine TV that comes to...

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Perry Como & Dinah Shore ...

Apr 27, 2016 by

Here they come on NBC in a blaze of Color! … and it’s like meeting them for the first time Perry Como & Dinah Shore...

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The ‘Buttoned-Up’ ...

Apr 7, 2016 by

The ‘Buttoned-Up’ Mary Tyler Moore By Joseph N. Bell “Basically,” says Mary Tyler Moore, “I’m a...

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Gunsmoke opening credits (1955...

Mar 30, 2016 by

Adapted from the long running radio program of the same name, this popular western was the backbone of CBS’ Saturday night programming for 12 years, before anchoring the Monday night shows for its final four seasons.

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Schoolhouse Rock videos: Nouns...

Feb 29, 2016 by

Schoolhouse Rock: A Noun Is A Person, Place Or Thing Written and performed by Lynn Ahrens, and first aired in 1973 Schoolhouse Rock:...

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I Dream of Jeannie: Inside the...

Feb 15, 2016 by

Created to compete against the other big magical female-centric sitcom of its day, Bewitched, I Dream of Jeannie popped onto the...

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Jo Anne Worley gives a swirl a...

Jan 2, 2016 by

Jo Anne Worley gives our swirl a whirl… Talented Jo Anne Worley appears regularly on Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In on...

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The last All in the Family wit...

Dec 23, 2015 by

Meathead & Gloria depart the Bunker nest in a cloudburst of real tears In an emotional scene before their final taping as the All...

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Classic ’80s characters ...

Dec 4, 2015 by

Happy Holidays from some of your favorite characters from newspapers & the TV! Kermit & Miss Piggy (Muppets)   Snoopy...

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Gilligan’s Island theme ...

Aug 23, 2015 by

Gilligan’s Island ran for a total of 98 episodes over three seasons — from September 26, 1964, to September 4, 1967.

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Battlestar Galactica intro (19...

Jul 31, 2015 by

Considering it spawned two revival series, a movie, books and comic books, it’s hard to believe that Battlestar Galactica had such a...

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Everything you want to know ab...

Jul 31, 2015 by

Everything you always wanted to know about Atari Games, etc, etc. Atari games are the forerunner of home computers. And although you...

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Conjunction Junction video �...

May 28, 2015 by

Here’s the unforgettable song from Schoolhouse Rock. One of the first in the “Grammar Rock” series, it made its...

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What advice would Adam West gi...

May 28, 2015 by

Batman: What’s Adam West doing now? (1977) What advice, you may wonder, would Adam (Batman) West give to Lynda (Wonder Woman)...

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Science fiction television: Th...

May 24, 2015 by

Science fiction television: The future is now Let’s get something politically correct here: real aficionados abbreviate science...

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Letterman plans new daytime TV...

May 20, 2015 by

The David Letterman Show was a live talk show, airing mid-morning on weekdays on NBC. It’s run was short — just 90...

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New VCR by RCA to debut (1977)

May 18, 2015 by

New VCR by RCA to debut The fledgling home television video tape cassette recorder (VCR) industry, only a year old and with a...

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Puppeteer behind Big Bird, Osc...

May 9, 2015 by

Caroll Spinney for years has played one of TV most popular characters. Caroll who? Try Big Bird, Spinney’s alter ego.

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From Bonanza to Beverly Hillbi...

Mar 24, 2015 by

TV is thrown into upside down panic When the first AC Nielsen Co ratings for the fall TV season came out last week, a wave of shock...

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The official Quantum Leap conv...

Feb 6, 2015 by

Take the lover’s Leap on Valentine’s Day! The second annual official Quantum Leap convention Valentine’s Day...

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The ‘Facts of Life’...

Jan 24, 2015 by

For The Facts of Life stars — Mindy Cohn, Kim Fields, Nancy McKeon and Lisa Whelchel — their hit TV series has taught...

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The final Richard Nixon interv...

Jan 7, 2015 by

The final days and other highlights Wednesday Night, May 25, Mutual Radio Presents The Final Richard Nixon Interview With David Frost...

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The Banana Splits theme song &...

Sep 10, 2014 by

In its original run, The Banana Splits Adventure Hour lasted only 31 episodes, but its funky brand of psychedelia had a lasting impact on a lot of kids born in the sixties.

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VHS or Beta? The argument for ...

Sep 6, 2014 by

Anybody who lived through the great videotape format war of the late 1970s to early 1980s will never forget that signature question: VHS or Beta?

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How does Valerie Harper compar...

Aug 22, 2014 by

In an exclusive magazine interview, Valerie Harper admits, ‘Our main similarity is that she is someone who doesn’t like herself very much.’

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Brady Bunch: Home, sweet, riot...

Aug 21, 2014 by

‘I refer to the series as a ‘people’ comedy, rather than a situation comedy, because the show is so real,’ says Brady Bunch creator Sherwood Schwartz.

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Jell-O Pudding Pops (1982)

Jul 31, 2014 by

While boxes of Jell-O pudding pops may be but a memory, we can still remember their glory days through these commercials!

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Sylvania cathode ray tubes: Ma...

Jul 11, 2014 by

This is high-quality, high-fidelity television! Sylvania’s new Cathode Ray Tubes will bring you lifelike television pictures as sharp and clear and richly-toned as our modern movies.

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Fantasy Island opening credits...

Jun 1, 2014 by

For 7 seasons, Fantasy Island featured Ricardo Montalban as the mysterious Mr Roarke, the overseer of a mystical island where people could live out their fantasies,

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