It Was a Thing on TV Twin Pack: Episodes 138 & 139 – The Powers of Matthew Star/To Tell The Truth ‘80

This week’s drop on It Was a Thing on TV has it all from Dick Clark to Louis Gossett Jr. to Larry King and to ….. Tommy Heinsohn? WHAT? We…

It Was a Thing on TV Tripleheader: Episode 136, Minisode 5 & Episode 137 – Li’l Bush/Barack Obama Gold Plate/Alliance of American Football

This week on It Was a Thing on TV we’re honoring ‘Merica with a look at the Presidents and some good ol fashioned American Football.  First, we thought Lil’ Bush would be a…

It Was a Thing on TV Twin Pack: Episodes 134 & 135 – Goddess of Love/Bzzz!

Did you enjoy Valentine’s Day? Well if you didn’t, we got the perfect medicine with these two love-themed episodes of It Was a Thing on TV. First, Vanna White was everywhere in…

It Was a Thing on TV: Episode 133: Super Bowl Shuffle Parodies and Knockoffs

The game may be over but It Was a Thing on TV presents a very special musical inspired football themed episode of the podcast.  In 1985, the Chicago Bears earned a…

It Was a Thing on TV Tripleheader: Episodes 130, 131 & 132: TV Trading Cards/”Mr. Food” Art Ginsburg/Super Bowl XXIII Halftime Show

This week we have a “super” episode of It Was a Thing on TV here on PTBN POP.  First, I’ll trade you my Fonzie for your Vinny Barbarino!  We offer a…

It Was a Thing on TV Twin Pack: Episodes 128 & 129 – Saturday Supercade & WBNB-TV

This week on It Was a Thing on TV it’s on like Donkey Kong.  First, who didn’t love cartoons and video games in the early 80s?  Pac Man was successful.  But the…

It Was a Thing on TV Tripleheader: Episodes 126 & 127 + Minisode 4: Oh Madeline/Trivia Trap/Don Johnson’s Heartbeat Music Video

This Week on It Was a Thing on TV we have plenty of traps for you.  First, Oh Madeline had plenty of quality guests, the versatile and multi-talented Madeline Kahn, and had…

It Was a Thing on TV Tripleheader: Episodes 124 & 125 + Live Show 4: The Ropers/Jeopardy!’s Other Versions/Nick’s Coverage of the NFL Wild Card

This week get your plunger and fire the slime cannons because you now have control of the board on It Was a Thing on TV!  First, when the worst shows…

It Was a Thing on TV Twin Pack: Episodes 122 & 123 – The Morton Downey Jr. Show/2020 Year in Review

This week on It Was a Thing on TV, the gang discusses the forefather of the modern TV Talk Show along with recapping the previous year in TV.  First, for…

It Was a Thing on TV Twin Pack: Episodes 120 & 121: Video Game Show Part 2 (Director’s Cut)/Tiger King

First, earlier this year, we looked at 9 bad video games based on television shows.  We found 9 more and felt it appropriate to cover them before the Christmas holiday. …