TV & Film

Exploring television of the 20th century

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October 20, 2020

The Greatest American Hero

This week we talk about the 80s superhero crime comedy series The Greatest American Hero. We discuss what's possibly the best TV theme song of all time and also those weird green monkey lizards that want to save the world. 

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October 6, 2020

Will & Grace part 2

Welcome back for the second and final week of our discussion of the 90s sitcom Will & Grace. This week we're talking about our favorite side characters and guest stars. 

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September 22, 2020

Will & Grace part 1

Who didn't love Will & Grace in the 90s? We did! That's why we're talking about it for two whole weeks. Tune in this week for our discussion on this ground-breaking TV sitcom starring Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally, and Sean Hayes. 

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Welcome to Season 4 of TV Tangents!

We're starting things off with a second look at the iconic 80s sitcom Cheers. This time we're tackling seasons 6 to 11. Diane is out and Rebecca is in. We beg the question, Do you really want to go where everybody's the same. And we play "Boink, Marry, Kill" with some beloved Cheers characters. So pull up a stool and settle in.

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We're on a short break between seasons 3 & 4 but we had a few more things to say. 

 

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August 11, 2020

TVT: S3: Magnum P.I.

In today's episode, we discuss the most famous mustache and short-shorts combo on 80s TV. We're talking about Tom Selleck as Magnum P.I. and you don't want to miss it. 

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August 4, 2020

TVT: S3: M*A*S*H Part 2

It's the second week of our coverage of the 1970s Korean War sitcom M*A*S*H. We continue to swoon over Trapper, cheers with our Grape Nehi, and go off on many tangents. 

 

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July 28, 2020

TVT: S3: M*A*S*H Part 1

You asked for it and we're doing it. We're talking about Hawkeye and Radar and the 4077th in the first of two M*A*S*H episodes. Who's our favorite character? What's the saddest moment of the show? Which characters are we going to miss the most? Listen for all the answers.

 

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Come and listen to my story about a man named Jed
A poor mountaineer, barely kept his family fed,
And then one day he was shootin' at some food,
And up through the ground come a bubblin crude.

This week we're tackling one of the most beloved TV series of the 1960s. We ponder how long it would take to assimilate to the Beverly Hills lifestyle and prove that we know nothing about how banks work. 

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July 14, 2020

Movie Tangent: Charade

Join us for a rundown of the 1963 romantic comedy mystery film Charade starring Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn. 

We're sure you won't be surprised that we found about a half dozen links to The Monkees.

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