The most prominent Odyssey family. The second most prominent Odyssey child. Why did it all go to waste? This week, Don criticizes the writers disposal of the Parker family in Let’s Talk About: The Parkers.
During the 5-year span of 2003 to 2008, there were about four minor sagas, three character reappearances, two father-son reunions, and of course, some criminal activity. It was like the days between Blackgaard and Novacom, just everyday Odyssey happenings, with better stories of course, (cough-2000 season-cough). Sure we had some excitement, but it was mostlyContinue reading “Let’s Talk About Sagas: After Novacom, Before the Hiatus”
Well, that shook things up didn’t it? Wow, it’s been a long time since I’ve done one of these; and it feels good to get into it again. On today’s Let’s Talk About, we have a new edition: Families. Intro music! Oh, right. I really need to make a podcast. The Perkins arrived in OdysseyContinue reading “Let’s Talk About Families: The Perkins”
Hey, not everything has to be romantic. For this week’s Let’s Talk About, we’ll look at a familial relationship that’s had a lot of twists and turns, ups and downs. It’s the Melstner family! But today we’re not talking about how Eugene met Katrina or game shows or Brandon. Nope, it’s all about Buck. Let’sContinue reading “Let’s Talk About Relationships: The Melstners and Buck”
In 1994, Adventures in Odyssey producers made a decision that would change the course of Focus’s outreach, the careers of hundreds, and the fandom of thousands. What was the decision? To keep the show running after the voice of it’s main character, Hal Smith, passed away. This began an active search for a new voice,Continue reading “How much longer can AIO Run?”