October 23, 2009

Wow, My Childhood Is Flashing Before My Eyes

First Vic Mizzy passes away and now Soupy Sales joins the ranks of the late greats. I was lucky enough to see a taping of Soupy's "kids" show back in the '60s, a pretty mind-blowing experience for a five year old:



Here's a complete show if you have the time. Amazing stuff:



October 20, 2009

Here's a Happy Headline:



Bernie Kerik JAILED After Judge Revokes Bail In Corruption Trial
Story can be found here.

R.I.P. Vic Mizzy


Vic Mizzy, the man responsible for 90% of your favorite TV theme songs has passed away at the ripe old age of 93. Perhaps you are familiar with some of these pop culture musical contributions courtesy of Mr. Mizzy:
The Addams Family
F Troop
Green Acres
Mister Ed
Petticoat Junction
He wrote the theme to Quincy too! Although I doubt he was responsible for the show's punk music: