The Wonder Years TV series stole my heart like millions of other fans in 1988 through 1993.
I remember Mama..
I remember striped bell-bottom pants and paisley shirts and..
I remember The Wonder Years.
I really did love and adore watching this show each week.
The good old days of strict fathers and the everyday life of growing up in a typical American suburb. The show depicted the years 1968-1973. On the show, Kevin was 12 when we first met him and by the time of the finale he was 17.
The Wonder Years shook up social media last week posting selfies to promote the upcoming, soon to be released “The Wonder Years” DVDs.
This is the best news since the creation of Wonder Bread or something along those lines.
Oh what joy to go back in time and relive the late 60s and early 70s with Kevin Arnold, played by Fred Savage. If I had a tween or teen, I would rush to buy the DVD in a Chicago minute, which is where Fred Savage is from, so take that New York.
Back then: Fred Savage in 1989 at rehearsal for the 41st Emmy Awards. Now: Fred is a director, married and has three children.… Continue Reading
Portlandia comedy series streams on Netflix and Amazon. The real house featured in an episode skit entitled Rent It Out is a funky artistic cottage in Portland.
The house reportedly was filmed for Season 3 on Portlandia in front of the “2 car garage converted into a ceramics studio.” I did not find reference to Season 3, but I found a YouTube skit from Season 4 that shows the Portlandia characters Carrie and Fred standing in front of the real TV house ceramics studio.
If you wonder how to get your own house on TV, read Chicago Locations Scout Can Put Your Home On The Big Screen.
This now famous Portlandia house is on the market for $350,000.
Some listing details include “living room is huge with 4 foot skylight, 18 foot curved south and west-facing bay window, fireplace and bamboo floors. Two large bedrooms. Master has walk in closet and french doors to garden + studio. Greenhouse storage behind and deck that goes out to garden. Big sun porch in the back that is almost 2 stories leading to the basement.”
Listed as an artsy Bungalow Cottage it has a lot of color going on to say the least.
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