Flopcast 489: I Want My Dolphin TV

Flopcast 489

Flopcast episode 489! Our ten-part celebration of the 80s concludes, just as the 80s did, with 1989. Top 40 radio was ruled by Milli Vanilli, the New Kids, and hair metal. It was a problem. But at least we had telepathic Australian dolphins, thanks to Kornflake’s favorite short-lived TV show, Dolphin Cove. Kornflake also has a list of celebrities who showed up for 1989’s Circus of the Stars. (Was the cast of Growing Pains mauled by a tiger? Hey, we can dream…) And we’re celebrating the 50th birthday of Alfonso Ribeiro, star of The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirSilver Spoons, and goofy breakdancing ads. Also: Chickens in the News brings us all the way to a New Zealand preschool, where the safety of the children has been entrusted to a clueless hen. We approve.

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