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Funshine Friday: Willy Wonka’s Candy Factory Kit (1971)

“Chocolate not included…” A slight change of pace for today’s FF edition. Instead of a kid’s program from the 70s, we have a commercial that surely ran during a beloved children’s show before slipping into obscurity. Here’s a very cool … Continue reading

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Funshine Friday: ‘The Muppet Show’ – Elton John, ‘Crocodile Rock’ (1977)

Happy Funshine Friday, friends! To help get our weekend off to a grand start, let’s watch Elton John perform “Crocodile Rock” surrounded by furry reptiles. The entertaining segment below appeared on The Muppet Show and Muppet Wiki lists the production … Continue reading

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Funshine Friday: ‘New Zoo Revue’ – ‘Time’ Song (1972)

Happy Funshine Friday, everyone! On this first Friday of 2015 we travel back to the early 70s with a song from New Zoo Revue. Here we join Doug and Emmy Jo as they serenade Freddie the Frog with the “Time” … Continue reading

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Funshine Friday (Holiday Repeat): ‘The Paul Lynde Halloween Special’ (1976)

Happy Halloween, Bionic pals! It’s time for a tasty holiday repeat. Enjoy heartily! On October 29, 1976 a comedic monster known as The Paul Lynde Halloween Special ate up television screens across America. Here now, in its entirety, you can … Continue reading

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Funshine Friday: ‘Wonderama’ – ‘Exercise’ Song (1972)

Happy Funshine Friday everyone! Are you ready to move those feet? Here’s Bob McAllister singing the “Exercise” song on the syndicated kid’s show, Wonderama in 1972. I watched this series religiously. Was this shown in your TV market? Were you … Continue reading

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Funshine Friday: Woodsy Owl PSAs, ‘Give A Hoot!’ (1970s)

“Give a hoot. Don’t pollute. Never be a dirty bird!” Happy Funshine Friday! Here’s Woodsy Owl with a collection of Public Service Announcements from the Forest Service – USDA. About half of these spots are from the late 70s and … Continue reading

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