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Fill in the Blank: Kids these days won’t remember…

By Perspective Staff | October 17, 2018

Chris Grask | Perspective Contributor ... the uncertainty yet greatness of Limewire.The client file sharing program was the next Napster, yet you never knew what you were really downloading until you opened it on your desktop.The program was filled with...

‘Rugrats’ Reboot: Hold onto your diapers

By Maddie Barrett | July 30, 2018

As a 90’s kid, “Rugrats” was one of my favorite shows. Released in 1991, it was a show about a group of toddlers who seemed to get into different sorts of trouble (as toddlers do). According to IMDb, Rugrats received over 20 awards during its 14-year...

Legend of Korra season returns with new faces

‘Legend of Korra’ season returns with new faces

By Josh Alfrey | September 15, 2013

Cold winds blow something ominous in the season two premiere of “The Legend of Korra.”“The Legend of Korra” is a Nickelodeon cartoon about a young woman who finds herself as one of the most powerful beings in the world: the avatar. The avatar...

Rumors of Nicktoons remakes pose big questions

By Jerene-Elise Nall | August 31, 2011

There has been a very enticing rumor floating around that Nickelodeon is planning on launching re-makes of hits from the not-so-distant past including Doug, Rocko's Modern Life and Angry Beavers, just to name a few.Before all the ‘90s kids lose their...