3 posts tagged with TV by Oriole Adams.
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Public Service Announcements

Growing up, Public Service Announcements were part of my Saturday morning cartoon TV experience. [more inside]
posted by Oriole Adams on Apr 30, 2009 - 25 comments

TV "Firsts"

This post about TV "firsts" got me to thinking about other first-time events not mentioned in the article. What was the first closed-captioned show? What was the first Pay-TV station? When did television sets start including a standard UHF dial?
posted by Oriole Adams on Jul 2, 2008 - 14 comments

Joe Connelly dead at 85

Joe Connelly conked out, as the Beav might've put it. The "Leave it to Beaver" co-creator had many other credits to his name, but for my money, his most memorable achievement was creating TV's smarmiest character, Eddie Haskell.
posted by Oriole Adams on Feb 14, 2003 - 7 comments

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