Saturday Fun: SHAZAM

Classic TV from the 70’s. Lets just overlook the fact that a young(ish) boy is traveling around in an RV with an old guy. As long as the old guy didn’t say SHAZAM!, I guess we’re ok.

 

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Saturday Fun: Battle of the Network Stars

Remember "Battle of the Network Stars"? Your favorite TV stars competing against each other in ‘sports’ combat. Here is a short clip with Catherine Bach, Gil Gerard and Scott Baio.

Direct Link: http://youtu.be/gc_fgO3W6jE

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Saturday Fun: New Coke

New Coke, Better than ever before. With Bill Cosby.

Depending on who you speak to this was one of the biggest blunders or greatest marketing ploys in history. Lets take a well know taste and change it, only to change it back about a year later.

 

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The Jetsons – EEP, OPP, ORK AH-AH

The Jetsons is an animated television series produced by Hanna-Barbera. The series first began airing in 1962 in a primetime slot. This clip is from one of the hippest episodes EP-OP-ORK-AH-AH.

Direct Link: http://youtu.be/suafkk2vWNI

Saturday Fun: Classic Coca-Cola Commercial

I’d like to teach the world to sing.

 

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Saturday Fun: Superfriends opening

Remember the Superfriends?

This opening will put a smile on your face. Do you recognize the announcer? That would be Ted Knight from the old Mary Tyler More show (and others).

 

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Saturday Fun: Trapper John MD

Didn’t you want to be a doctor like Alanzo Gates in this loose continuation of MASH with Trapper John MD.
This is when they knew how to make TV openings. Heroic doctors doing heroic things. No medicaid? No problem! No Insurance? Not a problem. Let’s fix ‘ya.

Direct Link: http://youtu.be/_JA5R96-Fn4

Saturday Fun: Buck Rogers in the 25th Century

The opening to the 1980’s TV series, Buck Rogers.
The year is 1987, and NASA launches the last of America’s deep space probes…

Direct Link: http://youtu.be/v32VypWeF0I

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Saturday Fun: Tracy Ullman Show

See the opening credits for the show that launched the Simpsons, and the faces of some famous voices for the following 20 years.

Direct Link: http://youtu.be/KZ2UJIlMRnk

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Barbi Benton Sings

Barbi Benton sings.

Direct Link: http://youtu.be/ZsF8-TblS_M

Adrienne Barbeau vs. Michelle Phillips – 1977 Battle of the Network Stars

They even go to a slo-mo version of the running of the gals.

Direct Link: http://youtu.be/Ykt7Uv0BgoE

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Saturday Fun: Mercury Cougar Commercial

Mercury Cougar Commercial starring Farrah Fawcett as she drives to the beach.

Direct Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofaCGy-wVV0

Saturday Fun: Pepto Bismol “Politics for Dinner” Commercial

Could have been filmed yesterday. Pepto Bismol.

Saturday Fun: Airline Commercial

Hot stews, hot outfits, free drinks. Remember air travel before shoe bombers and cavity scans, paying for pillows and your bags. Lets go back to the 70’s.