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Forgotten Childhood: South Park

Anyone who knows me now could probably tell you that I barely get out two sentences without saying something offensive or laden with expletives, but you probably wouldn’t guess that I didn’t discover the true majesty that is cursing until I was about 15 years old. In fact, my mother was (and still is, in […]

Forgotten Childhood: Labyrinth

Given the recent loss of David Bowie it only seemed fair to sit down on Sunday, duvet in hand and throw on Labyrinth. Released in 1986 this fantasy musical directed by Jim Henson and George Lucas, starring David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly is exactly what you would expect when these minds, along with Brian Froud as the conceptual designer, come […]

Forgotten Childhood: Swamp Thing (1990)

THE INITIAL RELEASE (1990) Airing in 1990, the cartoon series of Swamp Thing was a product created for a generation who were “coo coo for coco puffs” and loved to jam to the almighty funky fresh beat of Turtle Power. This period sometimes referred to as “the reckoning” by penniless parents, was a time that saw […]