It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 455 & 456 – Melba/Baby…I’m Back!

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we continue our celebration of Black History Month First in Episode 455, Broadway legend Melba Moore was given a starring vehicle…

It Was a Thing on TV: Minisode 31, Episode 453 & Episode 454 – The Fanduel Kick of Destiny/Frank’s Place/Cleghorne!

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we conclude our Super Bowl series of shows and start our Black History Month series. First in Minisode 31, last year…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episode 451, Minisode 30, & Episode 452 – Where’s Huddles?/Catching Kelce/The Commercials of Super Bowl XXXIV

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we get ready for Super Sunday. First in Episode 451, in a similar spirit to The Flintstones and The Jetsons, Hanna/Barbera…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 449 & 450 – The Cheap Show/Cop Rock

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we reach a milestone with our 450th episode! First for Episode 449, in an era where game shows were goofy, outrageous,…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 447 & 448 – Chuck E. Cheese in the Galaxy 5000/Hail to the Chief

This week on It Was a Thing on TV First, by the time you hear this, Chico will have celebrated his birthday.  As is tradition around here, Chico gets to…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 445 & 446 – The Overmyer/United Network and The Las Vegas Show/Acceptable.tv

This week on It Was a Thing on TV First, in television history, there have been several attempts at becoming a viable competitor to ABC, NBC, and CBS.  Some have…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 443 & 444 – What happens when a character dies?/What happens when the star dies?

This week on It Was a Thing on TV First, we’re taking a look at what happens when deaths occur on TV shows.  To start, we look at a handful…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 441 & 442 – The Good Life (1994)/The Tim Conway Show (1980)

For the first Friday drop of It Was a Thing on TV on PTBN Pop First, Happy 2024!  We start the new year with a show that debuted 30 years…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episode 440 – The 2023 Year in Review

This week on It Was a Thing on TV, it’s our annual Year in Review about all the things on TV in 2023! As is tradition on this podcast, we…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episodes 437, 438, & 439 – Man from Atlantis/Brisco County Jr./Letterman Holiday Film Festival

This week on It Was a Thing on TV First, our mini-tribute to the new Aquaman cinematic release comes to an end with this series which was marine-adjacent about the last survivor…