042 A WISH FOR WINGS THAT WORK

Its the last day in November which means the Christmas season is already seven shopping days old. So, before festive fatigue sets in, Bob and Tim are diving into a month of holiday themed episodes starting with the Bill and Opus animated special "A Wish For Wings That Work."  Its a cartoon based on the '80s classic Bloom County, leaving them to wonder why it not a perennial favorite.  Ho, ho, ho-nooooooo!

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038 IT'S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN

Its that time of the year for trick, treats and squatting in your neighbor’s nondescript garden space awaiting the arrival of a Cthulthulian overlord.   So Bob and Tim are tuning in to that horrifying character study of a boy unhinged, “It’s The Great Pumpkin ,Charlie Brown.”  Run for your life, Charlie Brown.  Run for your elfin’ life.

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019 BLOOM COUNTY

 After months of TV, film and more TV, Bob and Tim are finally taking the time to read something. And that something is BLOOM COUNTY, the classic comic strip dissection of the 80s at large.   So find out who read it daily, who got it in book form and whose life was forever altered by its creative influence.

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