Monthly Archives: September 2014

G.I. Joe: Sigma 6

I couldn’t do it. After two and a half episodes, I just couldn’t deal with this 2005 incarnation of GI Joe, offered by GONZO studios (Japan) to go with Hasbro’s toy line of the same. Part of it was the … Continue reading

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G.I. Joe: Extreme

Tell me why this one was considered a Joe line at all? Oh, yeah.. Stone and Savage. This was one I did NOT watch in its original run. By the late 90s, I wasn’t really watching cartoons. Still, when I … Continue reading

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G.I. Joes: Renegades

I did say I’d be back once I re-watched this one, so I could compare it to both the Sunbow and the DiC versions. Well, I did manage to watch the entire 26 episodes. FAR better than the DiC attempt, … Continue reading

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I Tried

I did. I tried really hard to watch season 3 of GI Joe, which was when DiC took over. I couldn’t do it. The original animated series was put out by Sunbow. They had some good writers, great animators, and … Continue reading

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Roadhogs, Snails and Lead feet

Honestly, sometimes just driving the 2.something miles between my home and my job are enough to make me want to run screaming into the mountains, and use my own two feet, a horse, or a dog sled for transportation. Amazing … Continue reading

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They Keep Stealing My Childhood!~

Okay, it isn’t as bad as all that, maybe. But it seems there are shows I fondly recall from my younger years that get ‘reboots’… and some of those reboots suck! GI JOE REAL AMERICAN HERO: the first two seasons, … Continue reading

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Tugboat Round Up

Every year at this time, Erie Canal Lock 2 hosts the Tugboat Round-UpĀ It can be cheap fun, since there is no entry fee. And this morning was a great day to be by or on the water. As usual, the … Continue reading

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