The ABC Afterschool Special

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  1. Ben Dover

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    I think this should be brought back. Kids might watch it. Every other Wednesday like it was when I was growing up.

    It's kind of fun to go back and see the old episodes from the 70's and 80's and see people that became big time actors, like Rob Lowe and Jennifer Jason Leigh. It appears there are a number of full episodes available on You Tube.







     
  2. BleedingGums

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    Die in a house fire fucking tranny. :yay:
     
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    They made this one in my 'hood when I was a kid.
     
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    I remember watching this one at school.

    Helen Hunt on crank!

     
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  6. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    Where's the one where Ben Affleck wrecks his bedroom because of roid rage?
     
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    Shit I used to watch those crazy specials. It was hard not to laugh on occasion though.
     
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    JENNY...PORTRAIT OF A TEENAGE HOOKER
     
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  10. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    "Please God, I'm only 17."

    Oh holy crap, Randolph Mantooth was in that. I'll have to find it :drool:
     
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    there had to be one about weed....i remember the Facts of Life when Blair and her friends were doin bong hits..or maybe it was joints..Mrs Garrett busted 'em..the asian girl was CRAZY HIGH!~
     
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    Ohhhhh Randolph!
     
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    They were awesome!!!

    But no one's home after school anymore.

    The culture has changed.
     
  14. Lou Loomis

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    As cheesy as they were, they didn't pretend all kids were sexless or living drug-free.

    They were just hilariously tone deaf about sex and drugs and human behavior in general

    I appreciate what they tried to do
     
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    I loved 'My Mom's Having A Baby.'

     
  16. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    Oh what about "Babies Having Babies." That one was scary.

    "Five pregnant teenage girls meet up at a group counseling session and begin to discuss their situation and feelings amongst each other." Directed by Martin Sheen.
     
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    i used to like ABC's Movie of The Week on Tuesday nights
     
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    The Day My Kid Went Punk looks good. The governor from Benson is in it and some guy from The Love Boat is the punk rocker's dad. "If you're really sorry, try looking like a real human being!" "I look like a human being!"