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  • Cubs designate Barney for assignment
    Cubs designate Barney for assignment
    Something had to give last month on the 22nd, with the emergence of Rookie, Arismendy Alcantara, who has been playing well at 2nd base and in center field too, and at the time the team also had Emilio Bonifacio coming off the D.L. Bonifacio was...
  • Barbie and Barney Backlash Day:  Bah humbug
    Barbie and Barney Backlash Day: Bah humbug
    When it comes to non-traditional holidays, Dec. 16 ranks right up there! Not only is it National Chocolate Covered Anything Day (yes, anything), it is also Barbie and Barney Backlash Day! According to the Wellcat website, "It's the one...
  • Despite his cute and friendly appearance, Barney has been the target of extreme hostility by many older children, teens, and adults over the past two decades.
    The roots of Anti-Barney Humor
    Children’s television programs cater to an audience that is still developing most of their cognitive skills. Hence, much of the content on many children’s television shows will only appeal to the age group that that program is targeted...
  • Barney, Thomas, Bob the Builder, Fireman Sam, and Angelina Ballerina on new home video releases
    KidVid: 4 new titles star Barney, Thomas, Angelina Ballerina and more
    There are plenty of new video titles for children, but finding age-appropriate videos for preschoolers that they will enjoy can sometimes be a challenge. Lionsgate and HiT Entertainment have reliably provided kid-friendly titles that entertain,...
  • Zoo babies 2012
    Zoo babies
    It's May and you know what that means, it's Zoo Babies time at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens. During the month of May the Cincinnati Zoo shares all of their newest residents at the zoo and introduce them to the public. The...
  • Holiday Picks for the Preschool Set: Barney, Angelina, and Thomas
    Holiday Picks for the Preschool Set: Barney, Angelina, and Thomas
    On October 18, 2011, Lionsgate and HiT Entertainment release three boxed gift sets:Angelina Ballerina: Holiday Gift Set, Thomas & Friends: Holiday Favorites,andBarney: Holiday Favorites. Each of the boxed sets contains three DVDs to entertain...
  • Nora and Barney
    How I Met Your Mother Examination: Noretta
    Season 7ofHIMYMcontinues to be full of funny episodes that also help move the story along. Episode 7, titled Noretta was all about how people usually end up dating those who remind them of their parents. Not the newest concept ever, but because...
  • Young People's Theatre
    Children’s Concerts in Toronto
    Barney is coming! And the creepy green one too! Before that it was Yo Gabba Gabba! As with the grown-up music scene, Toronto has concerts happening for children all the time, and they can be a great way to treat your child to something special...
  • Dancing
    How I Met Your Mother Examination: The Best Man
    The Last Seasonof How I Met Your Mother showed the gang journey through a year of many life changes. Marshall losing his father, while Barney reunited with his, Lily finally becoming pregnant, Robin starting a new job (again) and Ted ending yet...
  • Season 7 First Episode
    Season 7 Promo of How I Met Your Mother Released
    Earlier this week CBS released a promo clip for the latest season of How I Met Your Mother and things are starting right where they left off in season six. The episode revolves around not one, but two weddings.Sources say that the episode will...
  • Barney's dad can be a cool guy
    How I Met Your Mother Episode Examination: Hopeless
    Hopeless was one of those episodes of How I Met Your Mother that makes you remember why you really love this show. A few weeks ago we had a chance to finally meet Barney's father, played by John Lithgow.This week his father returned and he...
  • Father and Son, together again for the very first time
    How I Met Your Mother Episode Examination: Legendaddy
    Turns out that Ted is not the only unreliable narrator on How I Met Your Mother. Barney has taught us time and time again, that any story he recites to his friends cannot be trusted.On this week’s episode for the first time since last season...
  • The Dark Lord
    Daddy Issues
    Ah, the gift that keeps on giving.As a fan of How I Met Your Mother, I loved watching this, and I cracked up like a hyena when Barney sang how a suit is the perfect way to snare “the Girl with Daddy Issues.” As he sings this, he winks...