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Old Westerns; Whatever happened to them?
Old 06-02-2012, 05:37 PM   #1
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Old Westerns; Whatever happened to them?

Many of these bring back memories.

Those Old Westerns

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Old 06-02-2012, 08:12 PM   #2
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My TV is usually tuned into the Western Channel or to AMC or TCM chasing down good ol' westerns!!! Plus, Monday thru Saturday, we watch Gunsmoke at noon and Bonanza at 1:00 pm on one of the Chicago stations.

Except for the old westerns, and programming on RFD-TV and Rural-TV, there isn't much that I find worth watching on the idiot box anymore!!! Tonight is a classic example.....we watched some good country and bluegrass music shows on RFD-TV. Now we're listening to the Grand Ole Opry "Live" on Sirius Satellite radio. When that gets over, we'll turn the TV back on for more music shows on RFD-TV. Then 'Destry' (1955) with Audey Murphy comes on at 12:35 a.m. on the Western Channel!!!

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Heads up that there is a new show called Longmire starting this week, set in Montana and shot in New Mexico. You might enjoy it.
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Old 06-03-2012, 10:49 AM   #5
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When I watched "Avatar" recently I thought that it is the update of the "good indian-bad soldier" western.
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Old 06-05-2012, 07:47 AM   #7
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I'm 100% with chris2008. Thought the same thing when Avatar came out on cable and I watched it.
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