Five Things – 07.21.14

1.  Zack Morris’ Cookie Crisp – Before he was chasing Kelly Kapowski, forming rock bands, inciting and then mending teacher’s strikes, or randomly freezing time, Zack Morris was a child who liked sugary cereal that was awful for you. Here’s Mark-Paul Gosselaar selling the heck out of some Cookie Crisp: And just because we’re sort of…

Five Things – 3.4.13

1.  Saturday Supercade – At the peak of the 1980’s video game mountain, CBS tried to cash in with a block called Saturday Supercade. Airing on Saturday mornings, the block was made up of several smaller series that each took a video game property and turned it into an ongoing storyline.  Whether the material lent…

Five Things – 7.16.12

1. WEDway People Mover – Epcotexplorer’s got a great write up on the history of the PeopleMover. ; ; Conceived in 1974 as a public transit solution the system uses no tires, instead employing magnets to pull cars along a track. The PeopleMover now only resides in three places: Disneyland, The Magic Kingdom, and Houston…