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The Flintstones meet the Roman Empire, starring Dom DeLuise

This is the title sequence for The Roman Holidays, a Hanna-Barbera Productions cartoon that lasted for 13 episodes in 1972. It was quite similar to The Flintstones which itself was inspired by The Honeymooners. From Toonopedia:

The show's title came from the setting (ancient Rome) and the protagonists' family name (Holiday, which was just ever ...

fuboTV inks Discovery deal, adds 13 more networks to its live TV streaming service

Live sports streaming service fuboTV is expanding further into non-sports content with today’s news that it’s inked a new multi-year deal with Discovery, Inc. that will bring 13 Discovery television networks to its service over the weeks ahead. The new additions will include Discovery Channel, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Animal Planet, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and ...

Apple TV is getting a Picture-in-Picture mode so you can watch two shows at once

Apple TV is getting a Picture-in-Picture mode that will allow users to stream two shows at the same time, TechCrunch has confirmed. The feature’s forthcoming launch was first reported by Apple news site 9to5Mac earlier today, following today’s release of new beta software for all of Apple’s operating systems, including tvOS. After installing tvOS beta ...

Miley Cyrus drops music video in ‘Black Mirror’ character

06.13.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Fear not, Ashley O fans, the fictitious pop star from Black Mirror Season 5 (played by Miley Cyrus), is alive and well. On Thursday, Cyrus released the video for "On A Roll," the Ashley O original song we hear and see in pieces throughout Black M... ...

Watch: Adam Savage (‘MYTHBUSTERS’) back on TV in ‘SAVAGE BUILDS’

Is there anything Adam Savage can't build?

His new Discovery TV show attempts to answer the riddle.

Here's a sneak peek of 'Savage Builds,' in which Adam Savage tries on pieces of the 'Iron Man' armor suit developed by students and teachers at Colorado School of Mines. Other episodes feature Adam tinkering and building, too. ...

Fantastic TV commercial from Mattel Intellivision (1982)

This excellent 1982 TV commercial for Mattel's Intellivision game console features a "computerized" futuristic newscast that predates both Max Headroom's cyber-pisstake on the media and A-Ha's rotoscoped classic "Take On Me!"

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Watch your favorite hosts and cast members lose it in endearing ‘SNL’ bloopers

06.06.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

We all love watching actors break on Saturday Night Live, which makes SNL's nearly four minute Season 44 blooper montage a true gift.  The gag reel highlights the sheer absurdity of some of SNL's sketches, including Don Cheadle as an insect ... ...