It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 325 & 326 – ’86 Thanksgiving Day Parade/Alan King’s Thanksgiving Special

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we’re giving you the leftover from our 2022 Thanksgiving as we bring you this year’s editions for Turkey Day! First, It’s…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 323 & 324 – Infomercials from the 1990s/Hollywood Squares derivatives

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we can give you this puzzle board and if you act now we will throw in a set of triangles absolutely…

It Was a Thing on TV: Live Show 25 – Mac and Me

For the 25th Live Show, Greg and Mike look at the 1988 ET ripoff “Mac and Me”. A little alien is stranded on Earth away from his family where he…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 321 & 322 – The Starland Vocal Band Show/The McLean Stevenson Show

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we talk about one hit wonders and the patron saint of this podcast. First, it’s listener request time once again!  This…

It Was a Thing on TV – Episodes 319 & 320 – Mr. President/Fish

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we talk about the Presidency and the episode that you picked for us to cover! First, with the election season we…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 317 & 318 + Minisode 23 – The SNL preempted by the ’86 World Series/Eerie, Indiana/WCW Halloween Havoc ’93 Open

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we talk SNL, baseball, strange stuff in a small Indiana town and ….. Tony Schiavone?!?! First, in 1986, NBC expected to…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 315 & 316 – Camp Wilder/She-Wolf of London – Love and Curses

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we talk TGIF and werewolves. First, ABC went against the grain with some of their TGIF offerings.  First, Dinosaurs aired during…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 313 & 314 – The Brady Brides/Beyond Westworld

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we discuss the story of Carol Brady’s two very lovely girls getting married while trying to escape killer robots. First, it’s…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 311 & 312 + Minisode 22 – The Baseball Network/CD Introduction on ABC Australia/Ball, Get Out of My Nachos

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we discuss baseballs and compact discs. First, in 1994 and 1995, both ABC and NBC had a joint venture where they’d…

It Was a Thing on TV: Live Shows 21 & 22 – Friday Night Lights Premiere/Beyond Belief Live Show 2

In this double It Was a Thing on TV Live Show pack we got football and we once again return to the world of Beyond Belief. First, Greg and Chico…