Back in 1983 Kenneth Johnson's science fiction mini-series V was event television - and everybody was buzzing about the scene in which the leader of the alien Visitors, Diana (Jane Badler) devoured a gerbil
In 1975, Whiting (a Milton Bradley Company) released The Shrunken Head Apple Sculpture Kit, and had the good sense to have horror icon Vincent Price advertise it. The Shrunken Head kit was called a "craft for the whole family."
Thirty-seven years ago this week, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979-1981) aired for the first time on NBC TV. Although the series only ran for two seasons, it left an indelible impact on the Star Wars (1977) generation.