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Do You Remember? #85: Caesar’s Challenge

We’ve already talked about how hard it was in the early 90s to debut a daytime game show hit on the major broadcast networks, sometimes you’d get lucky and then other times, not so much. This is another one of

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Do You Remember? #84: The Family Feud Challenge

It’s hard to believe that for the longest time in the 70s, 80s, and 90s, daytime game shows were the norm and the three major broadcast networks would have lineups filled with game shows. At the top of the networks

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Do You Remember? #83: Merv Griffin’s Crosswords

Ah, game shows, how you used to be all over the place in daytime television? I can remember staying home from school while I was sick or just for the hell of it, I would always tune the TV to

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Do You Remember? #82: The Stupid Age Of Reality Television

Ah, reality television, or as most of us call it bullshit. There have been a plethora of reality TV shows over the last two decades that have been deemed as stupid or ridiculously dumb, some we’ve even talked about on

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Do You Remember? #81: The Party Machine With Nia Peeples

The Arsenio Hall Show was one of the pioneer syndicated programs of the late 80s/early 90s, not just for creating the first successful late night talk show outside of NBC’s late night legacy but bringing in younger audiences into the

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Do You Remember? #80: Carmen Sandiego

Gee, PBS was on a roll with their kids shows in the 1990s, Barney & Friends, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, Sesame Street, Arthur, Teletubbies, Thomas The Tank Engine, The Magic School Bus, growing up in the 90s, these were just as

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Do You Remember? #79: Roberto Benigni’s Pinocchio

Poor Roberto Benigni, that night in 1999 will always be remember as the highlight of his career, not just for winning an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film but also Best Actor. It’s hard to believe that most of us

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