Posted in Do You Remember?, Nostalgia, Toys, Video Games

Where It’s At: The Children’s Palace “Video Toy Chest”

I think I found something better than a corporate training video: a video full of commercials for the latest (for the most part) and greatest toys, hosted by children, and topped off with the catchiest jingle this side of “I wanna be a Toys R Us Kid!”

Except this isn’t Toys R Us.

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Posted in Do You Remember?, TV/Movie Stuff

QUBE: The Story of a Revolutionary Experimental Station

We’re wrapping up subscription and pay-cable television month with the story of an experimental network that paved the way for television as it would come to be known years later: pay-per-view, interactivity, and special interest.

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