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Nichelle Nichols As Lt. Uhura, 'Star Trek's Barrier-Bre...

November 15, 2018

Star Trek, with its brainy plots and serious sci-fi tone, was a groundbreaking TV series when it hit the air in 1966. But no character broke more ground than...

Jimmy 'JJ' Walker: 'Good Times' Wasn't Such A Good Time

September 17, 2018

Jimmy Walker in 1974. (Photo by John D. Kisch/Separate Cinema Archive/Getty Images) As the character JJ Evans on Good Times, famous for dropping the catchphrase ...

Adam-12: On The Beat With L.A. Cops In Changing Times

July 18, 2018

Kent McCord as Officer James A. Reed, and Martin Milner as Officer Peter J. Malloy in the TV show Adam 12 (ran 1968-1975). Undated. Source: Bettmann/Getty On the T...

The Lava Lamp: Any Truly Groovy '60s Pad Had One. Did Y...

January 19, 2018

Left: detail of a 1980 publicity photo of the B-52s, in which singer Kate Pierson holds a lava lamp. Photo by Lynn Goldsmith/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images. Right:...

Young Jayne Mansfield: A Pinup, A Starlet, A Mother -- ...

January 10, 2018

Left: Jayne Mansfield circa 1956. Source: (Getty/Bettmann). Right: Mansfield on the poster for The Girl Can't Help It, 1956. Source: (imdb.com) Beautiful blon...

The Mary Ann Vs. Ginger Debate: Why Does Dawn Wells Alw...

January 3, 2018

It's hard to believe that it has been over 50 years since we last saw Dawn Wells as Mary Ann on the final original episode of Gilligan’s Island. Wells portra...

The Munsters: Was TV's 'Other' Spooky Sitcom A Better S...

November 30, 2017

Left: Fred Gwynne (1926 - 1993), as Herman Munster, and Yvonne De Carlo (1922 - 2007) as Lily Munster in a publicity still for the comedy-horror TV series 'The ...

Did You Hear The One About The Wife-Swapping, Kid-Swapp...

November 1, 2017

New York Yankee pitcher Fritz Peterson is shown in snapshot with wife Marilyn Peterson (right) and Mrs. Susan Kekich (L). On the card, Susan's husband and Fritz...

'Welcome Back, Kotter:' Gabe Kaplan Was Our Teacher And...

October 19, 2017

Gabe Kaplan as Mr. Kotter on 'Welcome Back, Kotter.' (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) In 1975, a new sitcom set in a Brooklyn high school ca...

Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Showman Boxing Has Ever Seen

September 27, 2017

January 1963 - Pittsburgh: Boxing heavyweight contender Cassius Clay (now Muhammad Ali) reclining bare-chested in hotel room and pointing finger while expounding o...