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My First L.A. Dads Group Meet-Up: Settling the Score with Battroborg
6 years ago

My First L.A. Dads Group Meet-Up: Settling the Score with Battroborg

I’d mentioned before that some fathers in the Los Angeles area wanted to help get an L.A. Dads Group moving. I’m happy to have been a part of one of the inaugural hang-outs, a sponsored event by TOMY for Battroborg.

TOMY supplied the group with a couple of Battroborg sets to play with, delivered on a GameTruck last Thursday night. Dads and toys? How could this not be awesome?

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Goodbye to One of Television’s Great Dads, Andy Griffith
7 years ago

Goodbye to One of Television’s Great Dads, Andy Griffith

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Andy Griffith Bye Paw

We often don’t take the time on 8BitDad to talk about celebrity deaths, but we wanted to take a minute to think about Andy Griffith’s passing, and how it is especially relevant to us because of his most famous role: Andy Taylor in The Andy Griffith Show.

Griffith’s character of Andy Taylor was a widower, raising a son (Opie, played by Ron Howard) on his own. In a time when television was obsessed with westerns and variety shows, The Andy Griffith Show stood as a family program that offered down-home country values…and genuine, honest fatherhood.

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Episode 031: Can I Dream?
8 years ago

Episode 031: Can I Dream?

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Episode 031: Can I Dream?

This week’s episode covers the following stories on 8BitDad.com for the week leading up to May 29th, 2012: Ridiculous Kids Products Highlight the End …
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