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Classic Television Thursday #028 - Mork and Mindy (1978-1982)

I’d originally planned to feature an episode of The Outer Limits this week, but that’s going to have to wait until next time, as we instead turn our focus to a more recent classic show. 437 more words

TV

Remembering Robin Williams: Mork and Mindy's Window Scene

Mork and Mindy was a popular American show from the late 1970s.  The opening theme was a series of clear melodies with a soothing harmony.  Quite a contrast to  719 more words

Comedy

Mork Calling Orson

In an attempt to pull myself out of my writing slump, I recently re-read Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within by Natalie Goldberg. There is a chapter called “The Ordinary and Extraordinary,” and in it Goldberg describes a trip she took to the Hopi land in Arizona to see the snake dances.   1,010 more words

Christmas DVD Hauls

Christmas is an excellent time of year for me when it comes to TV series on DVD. Everyone knows about my collection, and a quick glance at my alphabetized shelves means it’s easy to see what I have and what I don’t. 309 more words

Agents Of Shield

Better Cues From Robin Williams

No actor gave us better cues than Robin Williams.  Seeing him on Mork and Mindy for the first time, his brand of comedy was something unforeseen at the time.   498 more words

Film

Crossover Chaos Part 1: Tommy Westphall

Much has been written about the surprisingly high proportion of live-action television that can be connected together if you assume that crossovers automatically mean a shared universe, and the interesting implications of the fact that that so many shows can be connected to St. 351 more words

NaBloPoMo

Since I'm Still Introducing Myself...

This doesn’t really have anything to do with YFYW or our current topic, but I wanted to share something personal with you guys. This is a drawing that I did of Robin Williams as Mork. 51 more words