Remember when the number of available television channels you had could be counted on two hands? Those days are long gone, as the number of channels now total in the hundreds (and beyond). Ironically, the channels you currently watch the most can STILL likely be counted on two hands. Nevertheless, cable and satellite TV bills continue to rise. Adding insult to injury: Sometimes channels YOU DON'T WATCH increase their carriage fees to … [Read more...] about Don’t Just Cut The Cord: How To Easily Lower Your Cable/Satellite TV Bill!
Every Fall TV season brings about a new round of series premieres for viewer consideration. Sub-par shows will quickly reveal themselves and likely be canceled soon after they debut. And, unfortunately, some quality shows won't catch on or be given a fair chance to find an audience, and they too will ultimately face their demise. To quote Bruce Hornsby, "That's just the way it is. Some things will never change." But now there's yet another Fall TV … [Read more...] about Give TV Reboots The Boot! (Networks Jump The Shark Every Fall Season)
Think you're a quiz whiz when it comes to classic TV opening themes? I'm not talking about knowing a theme song's melody -- that's easy! I'm talking about identifying a show based on only reading A PORTION of its opening theme's lyrics. A bit more difficult, yes, but something any classic TV expert can overcome! This Opening Theme Song Lyrics Quiz features 25 questions to challenge your nostalgic mind. (Caution: some questions are much more difficult … [Read more...] about Classic TV Theme Songs Quiz — Think you know the lyrics? (Fun and challenging trivia!)
Did you happen to watch "The Tonight Show" last night? It featured a laugh-out-loud monologue, intriguing interviews, as well as a hilarious stand-up comedian with a very bright future. Not only that, it helped me forget about a divisive political environment we're constantly reminded of by cable news coverage. It was simply a pleasant hour of comedy; a great distraction to enjoy some mindless entertainment. Oh wait, let me clarify: I wasn't talking about … [Read more...] about Wheeeere’s Johnny? Late-Night TV Could Definitely Use A Host Like You!
Farewell, Toys "R" Us. Yet another memory becomes even more distant. Whether you were or weren't a "Toys "R" Us kid" -- it just didn't feel like Christmas or the holiday season in general until you saw a commercial such as thing one: … [Read more...] about Toys “R” Us: Thanks for the Memories & Commercials