Tag Archives: rants

And now, it’s time for Jim’s Sale Soapbox

DISCLAIMER: The following opinions ARE NOT from those of the late Jim Perry, it’s just a parody as means of putting material on this so-called blog. Today, our favorite emcee rants about the recent revival of classic game shows. “So … Continue reading

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Top Ten Rejected Pilot Season Game Show Ideas

It’s that time of year again when ideas for new game shows are floated around and pitched to the networks, syndication and niche cable channels like GSN and now Buzzr. With the help of my secret informants…..here’s a list of … Continue reading

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The Winner’s Big Money Game – Here’s how I would improve it

Ah, the Winner’s Big Money Game. The infamous, often derided and criticized end game that has divided the $ale community for generations. A quick introduction for you newbies….. When it made it’s debut towards the end of 1987, $ale’s champion … Continue reading

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Buzzr is coming…..Buzzr is coming, feel the buzz

In less than twenty four hours, Buzzr TV will launch. And this their inaugural schedule of classics that will air…… Very impressive in my opinion, but there’s one particular game show missing…… But do not worry, panic or protest fellow … Continue reading

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Top Ten Things You’ll NEVER Hear Me Say – Game Show Edition

10. “I hope Millionaire gets renewed for another season.” 9. “You know what GSN needs? More Family Feud reruns.” 8. “I really miss Fear Factor.” 7. “Rossi Morreale is worthy of filling Jim Perry’s shoes.” 6. “Which version of Card Sharks I like? Bob Eubanks … Continue reading

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$ale on GSN, it was fun while it lasted

Like many of you guys, I’ve enjoyed watching my daily dose of Sale of the Century on GSN. But sadly, all good things must come to an end…..not just for us $ale fans but also fans of the classics aired … Continue reading

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