We asked a couple Nickelodeon stars why now is the perfect time for a Double Dare comeback

If you haven’t heard yet, Double Dare returned to Nickelodeon earlier this summer, the cable network’s second attempt at reviving the family game show. While the basic formula remains the same—two teams compete to win prizes by answering trivia questions and completing the notoriously smelly obstacle course—they’ve…

Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell to face off against each other on Double Dare 

Every ‘90s kid who grew up watching Nickelodeon has a favorite between Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell. Do you prefer the goofy guy from All That’s “Good Burger” sketches or the goofy guy from All That’s “Everyday French With Pierre Escargot” sketches? Do you like seeing a guy continuously frustrated by the antics of…

GLOW is just the start: 16 unusual athletic events deserving TV dramatization

Much of the fun in watching Netflix’s hit comedy GLOW lies in peeking behind the curtain of a left-field televised athletic event. The less-than-auspicious beginnings of the Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling are detailed in exacting fashion, from its outsized personalities to the emotional fireworks that spark among the…

Doug Funnie, gay teen: 19 Nick shows that could actually withstand a remake

Recently, Nickelodeon announced that it was considering re-launching several of its classic shows, from Rugrats to You Can’t Do That On Television. And while that’s all well and good—modern kids deserve good TV, too—some nostalgia purists blanched, imagining horribly bastardized versions of their childhood favorites.…