volunteer to take Talespin on it's '21 run'! We'll get something appropriately tropical. I may have to re-write the old TS drink menu. I was twelve when it came out. Thankfully socially awkward enough to still dig cartoons. (And AD&D. And LARPing. Oh god.) Two years later some friends started a band and I discovered girls, beer and the Grateful Dead. Still love all these things! (Not so much the LARPing. That was kinda silly.)
Ooh! In celebration of Talespin turning 21, a very simple drinking game. Watch Plunder and Lightning. Whenever anyone says 'rock', 'stone', or 'treasure' take a drink. Do not play with the hard stuff. You will die.
21 years,huh? Tough to tell, really, since Baloo had *already* gone gray by then, and he doesn't look any different all these year's later! (*ducks pillows, bricks, mackerels, and Trojan Rabbits*)... more
...but then I can't remember a whole lot of 1990 anyway. *grin* Never saw the premiere as I was 13 and "too old" for cartoons. I can't believe it's only been 21 years, it feels like eons ago. What... more
Its amazing, i recall seeing this premiere and now.. Heh, oh well, any day above ground and vertical is a good day i suppose. At least ive been getting my 5 and 6 year old nephews into watching this... more
21 years...hard to believe it's been that long already. I still remember like yesterday when it was a brand new show (as was the rest of the Disney Afternoon) and I was excited to get home from... more
Well I only started watching TaleSpin "recently" (~3 years ago) but I can still say this is a one-of-a-kind show that has aged very well. I only wish the TS fan community was a little more active... more