Detail For Show: Twaddle

Show Description:

Twaddle is a smorgasbord of short subjects.

Episode one profiles Appalachian author Dave Lavender and his travel book "Dave Trippin'". Tim Dorcas, a Zen Juggler. The DuMont Network's 1950 Miss US Television pageant. The patron saint of today's Wall Street robber barons. Two short narrative films. The program concludes with a humorous, but disturbing look at the exploitive practices of the funeral industry.

Twaddle is available as a 50 minute program complete with introductions to each segment.
Each segment is also available as a separate download -- great for time-fillers!

Notes to Stations About This Show:

Twaddle is best described as a variety/magazine program that explores a number of varied subjects. In addition to profiling an entertainer and an author of an Appalachian travel guide, the first episode covers such subjects as early television history and a consumer's guide to avoid being victimized by the funeral industry.
Twaddle is a 2010 winner of the Alliance for Community Media's Hometown Video Award for Best Magazine Show.
For stations looking for short subjects to serve as time-fillers -- each segment of Twaddle is available as a separate download.

Type of Show: Specials

Target Viewing Market: National (US)

State of Production and/or Target State or Province: West Virginia

Frequency of Episodes: One time show

Show Producer: Huntington Public Access TV

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Infancy - Twaddle Episode 100:04:190.0916
Miss US Television 1950 - Twaddle episode 100:07:300.1729
Motion Control - Twaddle episode 100:07:020.1529
None So Blind - Twaddle Episode 100:01:170.0212
Solo Eclipse - Twaddle Episode 100:04:200.0914
Stiffed - Twaddle Episode 100:12:270.2820
Trippin' the Land Fantastic - Twaddle Episode 100:08:000.1717
Without Shame - Twaddle episode 100:03:370.0717

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Total Downloads For All Episodes: 183