All posts tagged: Alf

Alf had a very sad ending

We all remember Alf as the fun-loving Melmacian who lived in the Tanner’s garage and occasionally enjoyed eating the odd cat here and there. However, do you remember how the show ended? If you do, I’m sure you have tried to forget or successful had and this post is bringing back all the terrible memories (and for that I am sorry). So why would this show which was a family classic bring back sad memories? I’m glad you asked that Debbie (that’s right, all of our readers are called Debbie today). The sadness stems from the fact that in the season 4 finale, Alf who is trying to return to Melmac is captured by Alien Task Force. What would this task force do to Alf? Well here is a quote from the first episode to give you a hint: “We’ll see how it responds to intense heat, freezing cold, high voltage, toxic substances, pain, sleep deprivation, inoculation [that’s needles], and, of course, dissection.” “Why don’t you just pull its toenails out?” “You didn’t let me …

Alf: The Animated Series

Did you know Alf’s real name is Gordon Shumway? No you didn’t! Admit it or I’m telling mom you lied! And she’s already mad at you for not wishing her a happy birthday last week. Anyway, this cartoon was a prequel to the live-action TV show in which showed Alf’s (or Gordon if you will) life on Melmac before coming to earth. It was terrible. Enjoy.