When I fired up the car tonight the radio came on and a cover of Billy Jean was playing. In just a few bars I tried Soundhounding and Shazaming it to see who it was, but nothing came up. Turns out they were playing live at the local radio station. All the band members are still in high school not too far from me. The…
1976. NBC Mystery Movie. Art Carney. 5 episodes. Tuesday short series will be shows that were passed over.
Place to be. Me-TV on Saturday mornings.
AHHHHWOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!! It has begun, babies. Finish sharpening your knives and make sure the virgins are still alive - at least for the next hour or so- cuz the Super Blood Wolfman has arrived. Understand what I’m sayin? I am the Lurker at the Threshold and the Opener of the Way. Can you dig it? Ph’nglui mglw’nafh…
New NBC 1983. Part of the small sub-genre of shows the network refused to kill, sometimes changing the title and/or firing one of the leads. Famously Valerie Harper, with her name in the title, became The Hogan Family. Mrs. Columbo had four titles over two seasons.
Wonder Woman. Wolfman Jack. Paul Sand from The Hot Rock. Now on Me-TV.
Coming up next on Laff. Val Kilmer.
CB Bears segment Fonz ripoff. 1977 Hanna-Barbera. Marvin Kaplan as Skids the croc.
1977 NBC. Raymond Burr. 13 episodes.
Bond. Paperback Bond.
Of course if you were all to apologize.
Welcome to Night Flight. Your weekend open thread. Neon Boots.
John Rubinstein came up at Xmas b/c he had the great 70s Jew fro. In the French Atlantic Affair mini-series, my blurb says Rubinstein was part of the All-Star cast playing against type as a character named Herb Kleinfeld. Also Jack Gilford for Lays, Raquel Welch and Debra Jo Fondren on Mork, Betamax, and lots of Ernie…
From Suspense. 1953. Broderick Crawford. Marvin Kaplan.
Spare Time. I love naming boats. Kickin’ Back. Bad Boat Names: The Communist Manifesto. This Piece of Shit’s Gonna Sink. Waterlogged.
Doctor appointment this afternoon and I was starving. That part of town is a traffic nightmare but there is a little grocery half a block away from the office that is famous for their chicken salad. Also got pimento cheese, blueberry cobbler, and Zapp’s salt & vinegar chips.