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GUMBY DVD Giveaway

By Jackie Burrell
Tuesday, February 26th, 2008 at 9:54 am in Contest.

Gumby Essentials DVDWe’re playing catch-up, after being out of town all weekend, and it’s high time we posted this week’s Monday giveaway… on, er, Tuesday. First, congrats go to last week’s winner Erin, who won the Nintendo DS “Cooking Mama 2” game. (Actually, we think we won. You guys provided some awesome lunchbox ideas. On behalf of my sick-of-PBJ children, thank you!) This week, we’re feeling particularly nostalgic … probably because we just spotted this “Gumby Essentials” DVD. Remember Gumby and Pokey, our little bendy friends from childhood? This DVD includes 15 beloved Gumby episodes from way back when, including such classics as “The Groobee,” “Gumby Crosses the Delaware” and “Goo’s Pies.” And it can be yours! Click “comments” – we’ll draw a winner Friday night – and tell us, what was your favorite childhood TV show?

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  1. Lesha Says:

    When I was growing up, I really liked Eureka’s Castle.

  2. dave Says:

    loved Gumby and “Kimba”? (the little white lion)!

  3. Cathy Says:

    I LOVED Speed Racer! Kenny May (my next door neighbor) and I would meet at his house every day at 3PM and watch together.

  4. Kevin Says:

    Captain Satellite! Channel 2′s finest – the early days of KTVU! Every day the Captain (Bob March) would take off with a crew of kids and show a bunch of cool Marvel comics cartoons. He had a cool robot and a Dig-it-all computer (get it? I didn’t for about 20 years…)

  5. d Says:

    Ah, television, my beloved babysitter. Talk about a lifesaver for a latch key kid!

    My afternoon line up:

    Smurfs
    Inspector Gadget
    Scooby Doo (two episodes back-to-back)
    You Can’t Do That On Television

  6. Laura @ Laura Williams' Musings Says:

    I loved Captain Kangaroo!

    I know of two little ones of a friend of mine that would get a kick out of this.

  7. Bebemiqui Says:

    I used to love Snorkles!
    Great giveaway! Count me in. bebemiqui82(at)yahoo(dot)com

  8. Cindi Hoppes Says:

    Hello, I hope I win this. My husband loves “Gumby” He even has a Gumby head that he wears at Halloween. He has little Gumby and Pokey figures in his truck. I liked to watch “Casper, The Friendly Ghost!” Please enter me in your drawing. Thanks very much…..Cindi

  9. Mary Says:

    maya the bee, the gnomes, full house, many more. thanks for the great giveaway!

  10. Danielle S Says:

    punky brewster!
    dansan826 at yahoo

  11. Jeanette Jackson Says:

    I loved watching The Herculoids on Saturday morning

  12. Patti Says:

    LOVE Out of this World…if only I could freeze time like Evie…

  13. Marci Says:

    The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner show was a favorite from my childhood.

  14. Bunny B Says:

    Reading Rainbow! :)
    Thanks so much!

  15. megan Says:

    The Smurfs, of course!

  16. Jessica dietzel Says:

    La la la la la la la la la la la….SMERFS! remember the little blue guys!

  17. Susanne Says:

    I was a Smurfs girl myself!! Thanks!!

  18. picklemommy Says:

    The Electic Company and Superfriends were MUST sees in our house growing up. The Muppet Show followed along right behind.

  19. Katie Says:

    When I was young my favorite was Rainbow Brite, then later on every Saturday morning I watched The Tick and X-Men. I surely do still miss The Tick though.

  20. d Says:

    I thought of another favorite: Fraggle Rock. Man, TV back in the day sure was a treat.

  21. Becca Says:

    My favorite show as a kid was Smurfs. When I grew up I wanted to be Smurfette…one girl in a whole village of boys!

  22. Kari Says:

    Ok, threw my husband back and we are still giggling about it. My favorite kid show was “The Great Space Coaster” though I can’t recall all of the show those of you old enough to remember this, “No gnews is good gnews with Garry Gnu!” Please forgive me if I spelled it wrong… I can still sing the theme song!

  23. Becky Says:

    I was going to say Gilligan’s island but the last poster mentioned punky Brewster and that was a great show.

  24. jennifer b Says:

    hay i’m gummbe (lol) now this is olny one of may fav’s the list go’s on and on !!

  25. Jenn Says:

    I watched The Muppet Show and Smurfs – ah sweet memories. I would love to win this for my little brother (I’m the MUCH older sister) because I have lost his Gumby toy at my house and no matter how many times he asks about it, I just can’t seem to put any real energy into looking for it. This would make up for it, I’m sure! Thanks :)

  26. Tonya Says:

    I loved watching the Smurfs on Saturday morning.

  27. Susan Chester Says:

    You can tell my age by my favorite: The Brady Bunch!

  28. Meg Says:

    How neat!! I’d have to pick my favorites as the classic Disney cartoons. Hands down, you can’t beat those. ( meg dot wilson at gmail dot com )

  29. Jennifer Barr Says:

    land of the lost & gumby :)

  30. Heather Says:

    I loved Fraggle Rock!

  31. Steve Hungsberg Says:

    Thanks for the chance. I’d love to introduce my son to the world of Gumby.

  32. Ellie Says:

    I loved Eight is Enough, and before that the Smurfs…

  33. Annie Says:

    Gumby and Smurfs…. and of course mr rogers :)

  34. Shannon Says:

    My favorite cartoon as a child was The Flintstones!!

  35. Lisa G. Says:

    My favorite show was The Smurffs!

  36. Ron Miller Says:

    Lost in Space…..

  37. Brandy Says:

    I really liked Fraggle Rock!

  38. laura Says:

    i love fraggle rock!!! and still do…

  39. Sandra Says:

    i liked heckle and jeckle

  40. Vicki Wurgler Says:

    Captain Kangaroo was my favorite!

  41. Cathy Says:

    Of course it was “Gumby”!!!!

  42. michelle rosborough Says:

    Electric Company

  43. taryn Says:

    Rainbow Brite :)

  44. james montroy Says:

    the smurfs are great

  45. Daniel M Says:

    looney toons – bugs bunny/road runner

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