August 24, 2016: Start Smarter

There are thirteen more ads today, from the May 1-7, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine and from May 3-7, 1999 editions of The Blade, plus one Random Pages gallery addition, a Monday, 5/3/99 Peach Section column by Chris Borrelli, in The Blade, "Incoming Anchors Do Their Homework," about Jon Clark at WNWO-TV 24 and Shelby Croft at WTOL-TV 11. There are two additions, both of them half-page ads from The Blade's Pages of Opinion, to the Channel 13 News gallery. The first one is a Monday, 5/3/99 ad for 13 Action News Good Morning, Good Morning America, and 13 Action News (at 6:00 and 11:00 pm). The other one is a Thursday, 5/6/99 ad, again for 13 Action News Good Morning, Good Morning America, and 13 Action News (at 5:00 and 6:00 pm). The stories covered were "Talk to the Dead with John Edward," "Dealing with Grief," and "Easing the Pain." Diane Sawyer, Charles Gibson, Diane Larson, Greg Johans, Keith Jones and Kelli Wiese were in the ads. There are larger versions of those two ads here and here. Next is an addition, from TV Guide, to the CBS gallery, a Monday, 5/3/99 ad, on two pages, for Cosby, "The VerseyMethod," The King of Queens, "Where's Poppa?," Everybody Loves Raymond, "Be Nice," and Becker, "Drive, They Said" (Even more shameless crossover Monday!). A larger version can be found here. There are two additions, from TV Guide, to the FOX gallery starting with a full-page color ad for Fox NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. There's also a Saturday, 5/1/99 ad, on two pages, for the 400th. episode of Cops and America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back! (Lured into sex slavery!). There's a larger version of that ad, here. There are also two additions, from TV Guide, to the NBC gallery starting with a full-page (color) back cover ad for an NBC Hallmark Entertainment Event, "Noah's Ark." There's also a Wednesday, 5/5/99 full-page ad for the 200th episode of Law & Order, "Empire" (Jerry Orbach, Benjamin Bratt, Sam Waterson, Angie Harmon). Next is an addition, from TV Guide, to the PBS gallery, a Sunday, 5/2/99 ad for Wild Europe. There are three additions, from Peach Sections of The Blade, to the Buckeye CableSystem gallery starting with a Tuesday, 5/4/99 ad for "The X-Files" on HBO. Next is a Wednesday, 5/5/99 ad for Comedy Central's Strangers with Candy, followed by a Friday, 5/7/99 ad for "Sci-Fi Prime" on the Sci-Fi Channel, featuring Poltergeist: The Legacy, Farscape, Sliders, and First Wave. There's one addition, from TV Guide, to the Vintage Cable Ads gallery, a Saturday, 5/1/99 ad, on two pages, for The Beltway Boys and Judith Regan Tonight, on Fox News Channel. You can find a larger version of the ad, here. Today's last ad is an addition, from The Blade, to the Other Vintage ads gallery, a Tuesday, 5/4/99 half-page ad, in the Sports Section, for Corporate Protection Services (Your Connection for Serious Business Security). More ads, from the 8-14, 1999 issue of TV Guide Magazine, and from the online archives of The Toledo Blade, are on the way...