Cable TV

Last week it was announced that Time Warner Cable (5th largest), Bright House (10th largest) and Charter Communications (7th largest) would merge creating the 3rd largest cable TV provider. People have long had a love-hate relationship with cable TV. They love to have the variety of  channels. Then again, they hate the constant price increases. …

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Obscure Genealogy TV Show

The TV show “Follow Your Past” follows average Americans on a journey to the places of their ancestors. Then they get to walk in their ancestors’ footsteps sometimes by doing jobs of their ancestors. This series hides on the Travel Channel. There were 10 half-hour episodes broadcast in the last week of March but they …

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WDYTYA – Molly Ringwald

The next episode of Who Do You Think You Are? features Molly Ringwald. Molly is known for being part of the “Brat Pack” in the 1980s. The popular movies Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, Pretty In Pink cemented her career. Even though she still looks almost the same as she did in the late 1980s, …

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WDYTYA – Katey Sagal

Katey Sagal started her career as a back-up singer but became better known as Peg Bundy on Married… with Children. That lasted 10 years. Then she was the voice of Leela on Futurama for 136 episodes while working on other projects. She won a Golden Globe Award for Sons of Anarchy which was her fifth …

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Long Lost Family

“Long Lost family” is a show about adoptees being reunited with their birth family. There have been other shows like this before but they don’t usually last very long. Not sure why. Normally I would mention that New York State has a closed adoption system that makes these reunions almost impossible in the state+. Then …

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