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Vintage Christmas Cartoons From the 1950’s

Vintage Christmas Cartoons From the 1950’s. What would the holidays be without some vintage Christmas, holiday cartoons and animated films to enjoy? Aside from some of the perennial holiday favorites like “A Charlie Brown Christmas” and “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” there are some holiday favorites that you may not have heard of like these […]

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The unexamined life is not worth living: Personal favorites and popular posts #2

Since I started blogging a little over five years ago I’ve blogged about all kinds of topics and subjects from the birth of Jeremy Aaron and my life in Asia to waxing nostalgic about growing up in the 1960s/1970s and serving in the United States Air Force. With over 1200 posts, I have some personal […]

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WGN’s “Family Classics” with Frazier Thomas

When I was growing up in Oglesby, Illinois in the late 60s and early 70s, late Sunday afternoons (at least from September-May) were reserved for Family Classics, a weekly movie program hosted by Frazier Thomas on WGN-TV Channel 9 out of Chicago. It became a Chicago-land tradition (and also for those of us just outside […]

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