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How did I get so OLD?

I’m sure you’ve already seen this, but if not, Radio Times’ archive of its listings will while away the odd week. Good place to start is your birthday, and mine had The Man From UNCLE, The Good Old Days (guest artiste Wilfred Pickles), Beryl Roques (wife of the amazing… 157 more words

Dora grows up


As I watched the advert for ‘Dora and Friends: Into the city’ on Nick Jr., I recalled a meeting with my Nickelodeon client that took place over five years ago and during which he mentioned that the channel was working on creating a grown up Dora. 456 more words

Media Research

Toddlerbox - How to deal with TV guilt

Being a parent requires tough skin – not from the tantrums and snot and those super sharp fingernails that toddlers have – but from the pressure of doing things the right way in other parent’s eyes. 830 more words


8 Children's Shows That are Making me Crazy

My oldest child is almost 10. Which means I’ve been exposed to the annoying barrage of children’s programming for 10 years. 3,650 days of the talking animals, the sing-song-repetitive bullshit, the nonexistent story-lines, and the guest-stars. 734 more words

Children's TV Doesn't Always Make Sense

I’m used to reading novels written for adults, or at least young adults.  But mostly adults. They’re very complex and eventually make sense.  However, have you ever watched children’s TV as an adult?  288 more words

TV & Movies

Girls are the smart ones in kids' TV cartoons?

Young children in North America watch TV cartoon series with girls as the smart ones: Word Girl, Peg + Cat, Doc McStuffins, … 84 more words


Arthur: Is that kosher?

this morning (monday 8th), 8.35-8.50am, on cbbc tv (freeview channel or 120)
arthur: is that kosher? (episode 3 of series 13)

“special appearance by Joan Rivers” as the voice of francine’s bubba… 41 more words