Topic: Nickelodeon

10 Weird Kids Shows You Won’t Believe Are On The Air Right Now

10 Weird Kids Shows You Won't Believe Are On The Air Right Now

I wanted to delve deeper into what kids are watching on television these days, so I did a little research into the programming offered by a few popular kids channels. If you, like me, have no children or younger siblings with whom to watch these shows, you probably have no idea most of them exist. But when you hear the plots, you won’t believe they’re on the air. More »

’90s Characters Who Should Have Had A Spin-Off Together

'90s Characters Who Should Have Had A Spin-Off Together

Up-and-comers Jennette McCurdy and Ariana Grande share a birthday today. Jennette is turning 21, and Ariana is turning 20. They also star in a new Nickelodeon crossover show called Sam & Cat. These circumstances were certainly too perfect too ignore, so I got to thinking about my own favorite shows as a youngster, and I realized there were a lot of ’90s characters I would have loved to see in a spin-off together. So I put together this handy list to imagine what those shows would be like. So behold seven dream spin-offs starring some of the most iconic characters from ’90s shows. More »

Clarissa Explains It All Is Coming Back As A Novel, Which Isn’t Nearly As Cool As Being On Nickelodeon

Clarissa Explains It All Is Coming Back As A Novel, Which Isn't Nearly As Cool As Being On Nickelodeon

Nearly two decades after Clarissa Darling began answering some of life’s hardest questions, like “What is Pearl Jam?” and “Why don’t cute guys climb ladders to my bedroom?” and ultimately defining my childhood, Clarissa Explains It All will be returning… as a novel.  Which is really cool and better than nothing, I guess, but if you’ve made us wait long enough that we’ve pretty much forgotten all about her couldn’t it at least come back on TV? More »