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  Space Ghost
Space Ghost has occassionally encountered other Hanna-Barbera heroes (prior to becoming a talk show host in Space Ghost Coast-to-Coast), including the Herculoids, Dino Boy (in one of the comics), Shazzan, Mightor, and Moby Dick (the last three all during the "Council of Doom" story).
Space Ghost was revived in 1981 as part of The Space Stars, which aired on NBC between September 12th 1981 and September 11th 1982, adding 22 more episodes to the character's story.
History: (Space Ghost) The cat-like Brak was one of space's most terrible pirates, until he had the misfortune to run foul of Space Ghost.
www.internationalhero.co.uk /s/spacgost.htm   (1879 words)

  
  Space Ghost - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Space Ghost (voiced by Gary Owens) was assisted by two teenagers named Jan (voiced by Ginny Tyler) and Jace (voiced by Tim Matheson), and a monkey named Blip (voiced by Don Messick).
Space Ghost's super powers originate from the Power Bands he wears on his wrists and his belt; without them he has proven to be mostly a normal human, though in at least one episode he demonstrates apparently innate superhuman strength.
Space Ghost is also capable of flight, though it is unclear that this ability is granted to him via his Power Bands, his belt or some other means.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Space_Ghost   (1034 words)

  
 Space Ghost
Space Ghost was one-half of the animated television series Space Ghost and Dino Boy created by Hanna-Barbera Productions; it first aired on September 10, 1966 on CBS.
Space Ghost was assisted by two teenagers named Jan (voiced by Ginny Tyler) and Jace (voiced by Tim Matheson), and a monkey named Blip (voiced by Don Messick).
Space Ghost appeared again in 1981 in new episodes that appeared as a segment in the series Space-Stars.
www.sfcrowsnest.com /scifinder/a/Space_ghost.php   (531 words)

  
 Space Ghost   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Space Ghost, along with The Herculoids and Birdman, was easily the most awesome cartoon around in the 1960s and in reruns in the 1970s.
Space Ghost was headed up the shark ramp with that lame-o inferior NBC version in the 1980s, but did not make the jump until the Cartoon Network did that awful (but successful) talk show.
Space Ghost was eventually shunned to a sunday 11:30 slot, which it occasionally shared with 15 minutes of Cartoon Planet skits, but now with the Adult Swim line-up, Cartoon Network has rightly recognized that they air one of the finest cartoon properties in existence.
www.jumptheshark.com /s/spaceghost.htm   (3809 words)

  
 The Original Space Ghost FAQ
Space Ghost's costume is a white bodysuit, fl hood, yellow cape, belt with red buckle, silhouette of hood on red triangle on chest, and red wristbands with yellow buttons.
Space Ghost rescues the twins and reverses the course of the rocket to destroy Zorak's fortress.
Space Ghost, Jace, Jan, and Blip are having a picnic on the Ghost Planet.
webpages.charter.net /superheroes/space_ghost.htm   (12049 words)

  
 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on Space Ghost at Epinions.com
This Space Ghost figure, released by Toycom but sculpted by industry upstarts Art Asylum, was awarded the title of 2000 Toy of the Year, despite being released on January 19.
Space Ghost stands just over 6" tall, and features 14 points of articulation, which means he looks just as good standing and flying as he does sitting behind the desk.
There are several variants of Space Ghost, all made from the same molds: a clear version, to simulate his Invisi-belt; a version with a light-up fist to emulate his power blast; a blue and grey Space Spectre, also with incandescent fist.
www.epinions.com /content_75651780228   (537 words)

  
 Don Markstein's Toonopedia: Space Ghost
Space Ghost was one of Saturday morning's first superheroes, premiering on CBS Sept. 10, 1966.
Space Ghost is an interstellar cop, with a home base on the Ghost Planet.
Over the ensuing years, the Space Ghost episodes were re-packaged with other characters (not including Dino Boy, who had dropped out after the first season) and broadcast again, several times.
www.toonopedia.com /spacegh.htm   (517 words)

  
 Amazon.ca: Space Ghost Coast To Coast: V1: DVD: Space Ghost Coast to Coast   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Space Ghost Coast To Coast aired on the Cartoon Network in 1994, and the concept was simple, yet brilliant.
The interviews are funny, with Space Ghost outwitted by his guests and also by Zorak and Moltar, who often interrupt with obnoxious outbursts that are to be expected from former enemies.
Watching the pompous and pretentious ego of Space Ghost constantly being pummeled by Moltar and Zorak, all the while being intellectually outwitted by his guests (including even Bob Denver) is an absolute joy to those of us that hate the inanity of modern talk shows.
www.amazon.ca /Space-Ghost-Coast-V1/dp/B0000AQS89   (1737 words)

  
 Space Ghost Coast to Coast - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Space Ghost Coast to Coast (often abbreviated as SGC2C) is an animated spoof talk show on the cable TV channel Cartoon Network in the United States, Bravo (and its +1) in the UK, and Teletoon in Canada.
Space Ghost himself is portrayed as pompous, ignorant, and slightly deranged.
Space Ghost is shown to be arrogant, showboatish, uninformed, oblivious to his own stupidity, and violent when provoked.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Space_Ghost_Coast_to_Coast   (3057 words)

  
 Space Ghost Coast to Coast/Urges - The TV IV
Space Ghost nearly falls for it, but his superhero sense tells him that Zorak is lying.
Space Ghost insists that Zorak go to his planet to mate, but Zorak starts to refuse now that he knows that certain death awaits him.
Space Ghost realizes that Zorak is going to die and cancels the rest of the interview with Matthew Sweet, blasting him.
tviv.org /Space_Ghost_Coast_to_Coast/Urges   (655 words)

  
 Science Fiction Movie and TV Reviews
Using the original 1966 Hanna-Barbera show Space Ghost and Dino Boy as the source for their characters and setting, the creators transformed the jut-jawed, muscle-bound, wristband-armed superhero into a lame-brained and egotistical talk-show host who would interact with celebrities from the real world via a convenient TV monitor.
In "$20.01" Space Ghost fires his evil assistants—Zorak, the praying-mantis bandleader, and Moltar, the hooded director and cameraman—then must contend with the whims of their cybernetic replacement, all while interviewing Penn and Teller.
Space Ghost's alternately smarmy and hostile reception of his guests precede Martin Short's Jiminy Glick by some years.
www.scifi.com /sfw/issue409/screen3.html   (853 words)

  
 SPACE.com -- Ghost-Busting, Astronomy Style: Chandra Finds Ancient Celestial Eruption
As the matter swirled around the fl hole, located in a galaxy near the center of the cluster, it generated enormous electromagnetic fields that expelled material from the vicinity of the fl hole at high speeds.
"Ghost cavities may be the vessels that transport magnetic fields generated in a disk surrounding a giant fl hole to the cluster gas that is spread over a region a billion times larger," McNamara said.
Launched and deployed in July 1999 by space shuttle Columbia astronauts, the Chandra X-ray Observatory is the most sophisticated X-ray observatory constructed to date.
www.space.com /scienceastronomy/astronomy/chandra_abell_020108.html   (685 words)

  
 Ghost Planet Central
Chat session featuring Space Ghost and Brak, hosted by y'all on May 15, 1997.
Space Ghost Coast to Coast "Yeah, Whatever..." - Cartoon Network promotional CD, featuring daily affirmations by Space Ghost (special thanks to "SSuzz" for making this possible).
A radio spot with Space Ghost, which was broadcast by 98 PXY in Rochester, NY, on October 13, 1998.
www.snard.com /sg   (598 words)

  
 The Modern Ghost Planet FAQ, covering Space Ghost: Coast to Coast and Cartoon Planet
Space Ghost: Coast to Coast (SGC2C to the acronymically minded) is the cartoon world's entry into the late night wars.
Space Ghost, famed Hanna Barbera superhero of the 60's and 80's, spends fifteen minutes of quality time every week interviewing the cream of the celebrity crop, and we, the lucky ones, we get to watch.
Space Ghost's granddad is the kind of man who can use the word "turnbuckle" in a sentence and not have it seem out of place.
homegame.org /canvas/old/ghostfaq.html   (5661 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Space Ghost: Books: Joe Kelly   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Space Ghost got his start as a TV 'toon in the late 1960s and later had a delirious run on Comedy Central as an animated talk show host.
Space Ghosts' rebirth as a serious character is one touched by all aspects of humanity, and what makes and breaks a hero.
Space Ghost, while originally an animated cartoon character, comes from the mid-sixties, and he definitely has that Silver Age vibe, "Space Ghost Coast to Coast" notwithstanding.
www.amazon.com /Space-Ghost-Joe-Kelly/dp/1401207219   (1772 words)

  
 Ink 19 :: Space Ghost
Space Ghost got his own weekly talk show, Space Ghost Coast to Coast, on Cartoon Network.
The success of their work has led to a new album, Space Ghost's Musical Bar-B-Que, and a rare chance to put the Ghost on the other side of the interviewer's desk...
Space Ghost could be the host!" and I said, "you know, I like the way you think." That's how that began.
www.ink19.com /issues_F/97_12/ink_spots/space_ghost_nf.html   (1763 words)

  
 Late Nite With Space Ghost by Heather Kenyon
This is the case with Space Ghost Coast to Coast and probably explains why it is the most demented late night talk show on the air today.
Each shot of Space Ghost has lip movement, `lip flap.' We then go in and take the Avid [a non-linear editing system] and make the lips match the words we are putting in his mouth.
Space Ghost Coast To Coast will continue to be entertainingly erratic and dizzyingly off kilter.
www.awn.com /mag/issue3.4/3.4pages/3.4kenyon.html   (2379 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Space Ghost Coast to Coast - Volume One: DVD: Space Ghost Coast to Coast   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Because they are in outer space, the guests can only appear by remote broadcast, and each guest is introduced by a television screen dropping from the ceiling, providing the only real life presence in what is otherwise a minimally and cheaply animated show.
Space Ghost is a brilliantly awful host, constantly (and accidentally) disrespecting his guests, and asking one question after another that completely unillumines the lives and careers of the guests.
Space Ghost Coast-to-Coast seems to be an acquired taste, with silly and dry wit that I find quite palatable.
www.amazon.com /Space-Ghost-Coast-One/dp/B0000AQS89   (2627 words)

  
 Space Ghost MicroHeroes
Space Ghost seals the monster in a crater.
An escaped captive tells Space Ghost how the Black Widow forces prisoners to battle her Tarantapods in an arena.
When he tries to do the same to Space Ghost, the tables are turned, and a shrunken Collector must flee from his own pet.
www.rci.rutgers.edu /~cje/mh/SG/sgmh.html   (397 words)

  
 Retrobug.com - Space Ghost Wallpaper & Information
Space Ghost is one of the most popular superheroes to come out of Saturday morning and is still watched by many children today.
Legendary animator Alex Toth's use of bright colors, sleek lines and an almost sinister costume gave Space Ghost an undefinable hipness that TV watchers immediately clung to.
In the cartoon industry, Space Ghost is almost single-handedly responsible for the popularity of superhero cartoons in the 60's.
www.retrobug.com /spaceghost   (164 words)

  
 Space Ghost Coast to Coast TV Show - Space Ghost Coast to Coast Television Show - TV.com
In this episode, which is almost a stand alone show as Space Ghost appears for about a minute in which he is malled by a bear, the main character Gerald is balding.
space ghost becomes a talk show host much in the vein of conan o'brien or david letterman.
space ghost is a funny show, and he really likes to give his guests a hard time.
www.tv.com /space-ghost-coast-to-coast/show/2083/summary.html   (742 words)

  
 Space Ghost Coast To Coast 3 [2 Pack] - Subtitle - DVD
Space Ghost Coast to Coast came into being when media mogul Ted Turner asked Mike Lazzo, senior vice president of the fledgling Cartoon Network, to create a low-cost, late-night cartoon series that would appeal to adults.
The locale for Space Ghost Coast to Coast was a cheesy chat show set on the star's floating space station (actually a miniature model), with celebrity guests (in live-action footage) appearing on a two-way TV screen, ostensibly broadcasting from the host's home turf, the Ghost Planet.
Also, Space Ghost Coast to Coast spawned two other series in which footage from ancient Hanna-Barbera cartoon efforts was rearranged and placed in a satirical context: The Brak Show and Sealab 2021.
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 Space Ghost: Cartoon network goes coast-to-coast with popular show, characters
These characters include the main host, Space Ghost, voiced by Lowe; the preying-mantis bandleader, Zorak; the director, Moltar; and the alien, Brak, who speaks as though he just hit puberty.
All are characters modeled after the original "Space Ghost" cartoon, which debuted on TV in the 1960s.
"Space Ghost Coast to Coast" has inspired two albums: Space Ghost's Musical Bar-B-Que and Space Ghost's Surf and Turf, featuring songs from the show and its spin-off sketch comedy, "Cartoon Planet." The albums also include other original compositions ranging from songs about mashed potatoes to bologna sandwiches.
www.collegian.psu.edu /archive/1998/09/09-18-98tdc/09-18-98darts-006.asp   (654 words)

  
 Space Ghost Quizzes and Space Ghost Trivia -- FunTrivia
In the 1990s, Cartoon Network returned the superhero Space Ghost to the airwaves, along with his enemies, the Legion of Doom.
Only this time, Space Ghost was a talk show host.
This quiz is about 'Space Ghost' most of the questions are only for Space Ghost Aholic's but some you will get.
www.funtrivia.com /quizzes/television/television_q-t/space_ghost.html   (229 words)

  
 "Space Ghost" (1966)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
This was one classic piece of breathtaking animation that was brilliantly designed and astoundingly executed to perfection with some of the stories that maybe limited on character development,but in other words this was a show that packed with breathtaking action and excitement throughout and with it some cliffhanging adventure at its finest hour.
The pinnacle of the series and probably the best installments of the Space Ghost shows is a multi-part episode untitled,"The Council of Doom" where our hero goes up against some of his deadliest foes in a six-part episode which is as exciting as it gets.
This was one cliffhanger of the series where Space Ghost finally meets not only his match,but his uncertain doom.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0060026   (659 words)

  
 IGN: Space Ghost Coast to Coast - Volume One Preview
July 23, 2003 - Space Ghost Coast to Coast will make its bow on DVD this November 18 with a two-disc set.
Space Ghost Coast to Coast: Volume One will contain 16 episodes of the long-running spoof of talk shows.
Space Ghost is a former superhero who is now a galactic talk show host, using two of his prisoners as sidekicks.
dvd.ign.com /articles/430/430105p1.html   (223 words)

  
 SPACE.com -- Ghost Of Exploded Star, Now the Crab Nebula, Captured by the HubbleSpace Telescope
The ghost of a giant stellar explosion that was first witnessed by Chinese astronomers 946 years ago was recently captured in high detail by the Hubble Space Telescope.
The image of the stars ghostly remains was created by combining five color-filtered pictures taken with the telescope's Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2 instruments.
The materials in this latest Hubble Space Telescope image are actually gas filaments that glow due to interactions with the remains of its dead stars central core.
www.space.com /scienceastronomy/astronomy/hubble_crabneb_000601.html   (540 words)

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