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Thursday, April 10, 2014

I is for IT'S ABOUT TIME


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I blame F Troop and this kooky series for starting my TV sitcom addiction. Not to mention my first actor crushes on those handsome astronauts.



I was completely taken with the premise of a space mission going awry and the astronauts ending up in prehistoric times.

Um - it could happen, right?



Ah, to go back in time to the glory days of high concept 1960's sitcoms. Hello, Gilligan.

The opening credits below are a trip - pun intended.



TAKE AWAY: 
Time travel stories are the ultimate mash ups.

What was your favorite sitcom as a kid?

14 comments:

  1. As a kid? I lived in England until I was 11 and we didn't have many sitcoms that I remember. The one I remember most was Mork and Mindy. But then we moved to the US and happy days. It was sitcom heaven. lol Brady Bunch and Gilligan's Island were my fav.

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  2. I grew up in the Facts of Life/Diff'rent Strokes era. I loved all of those sitcoms. I remember at one time my favorite show was Double Trouble, about twins. I think the show only lasted two seasons!

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    1. Hey Stephanie, I used to work at the same studio where they taped the Fact of Life. I saw the girls walk past everyday on their way to lunch.

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  3. LOL I've never heard of this show before, but now I want to watch it! Sadly, I don't think Netflix is gonna help me out there...

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  4. I think I liked anything silly--anything that made me laugh, which was pretty much anything since my taste was anything but refined! Gilligan's Island was right up there as a had to see.

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  5. I don't know this one. But I love F Troop.

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  6. It has been forever since I've seen that show! :)

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  7. I just sang the Gilligan's Island song in my head!! My faves? Happy Days, Laverne and Shirley, and I Love Lucy. Awesome.

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  8. I don't think I've ever seen it. Where was I when it was on?
    Favorite show as a kid - Wild, Wild West!

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  9. I loved the Cosby show when I was little. That was definitely my favorite!

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  10. I don't remember watching many sitcoms but the one that I do remember the clearest is The Cosby Show. I know I watched some others before that. My parents loved sitcoms. And The Cosby Show came on when I was seven, so there are certainly more sitcoms in there.This is just the one that stuck with me.

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  11. What fun hearing everyone's faves. Thanks for sharing.

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  12. It seems like an interesting show. I used to watch Flintstones as a kid and that got me interested in History!

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