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Every other week, Nick Amadeus and Lars Casteen sit down with a guest to watch a lost, strange, or forgotten piece of children's entertainment, eat a bowl of cereal, and have a conversation to figure out if they learned anything from the experience.

Breakfast Quest Nick Amadeus and Lars Casteen

    • TV & Film

Every other week, Nick Amadeus and Lars Casteen sit down with a guest to watch a lost, strange, or forgotten piece of children's entertainment, eat a bowl of cereal, and have a conversation to figure out if they learned anything from the experience.

    The World of David the Gnome with Danielle Henderson - Breakfast Quest 100

    The World of David the Gnome with Danielle Henderson - Breakfast Quest 100

    Writer Danielle Henderson joins Nick and Lars to watch the final episode of The World of David the Gnome, a Spanish-animated adaptation of a Dutch children's book series about the adventures of a veterinarian gnome and his animal friends. In the episode we watched, all the main characters die! Enjoy!
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    You can find the episode we watched, "The Mountains of Beyond," on youtube HERE! 
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    • 1 hr 28 min
    Ghostbusters with Tom O'Donnell - Breakfast Quest 99

    Ghostbusters with Tom O'Donnell - Breakfast Quest 99

    Author and writer Tom O'Donnell returns to Breakfast Studios to join Nick and Lars for an episode of Ghostbusters, the mid-'80s cartoon classic featuring all your favorite characters from the movie of the same name. It's Egon Spengler, Peter Venkman, Slimer, and the rest, battling those ghoulish fiends, the "ghosts" in New York City. Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, Ooze, Proton Packs! The whole shebang. This show is as iconic as it gets.
    Just kidding - we watched that shitty knock-off show with two dumbasses and a gorilla. You were thinking of The Real Ghostbusters. That's not what we watched.
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    You can find the episode we watched, "Witch's Stew," on on YouTube HERE.
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    • 1 hr 23 min
    Clarissa Explains It All with Amanda Justice - Breakfast Quest 98

    Clarissa Explains It All with Amanda Justice - Breakfast Quest 98

    Filmmaker and comedian Amanda Justice joins Nick and Lars to watch early '90s Nickelodeon classic Clarissa Explains It All, a live-action sitcom starring Melissa Joan Hart about a precocious teenage girl. The episode we watched is about Clarissa getting a crush on a weatherman and becoming obsessed with weather. Topics discussed within include Point Break, cereal influencing, and the good part of Donnie Darko.
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    You can find the episode we watched, "Clarissa's Crush," on on DailyMotion HERE.
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    • 1 hr 42 min
    The Mysterious Cities of Gold with Maggie Serota - Breakfast Quest 97

    The Mysterious Cities of Gold with Maggie Serota - Breakfast Quest 97

    Writer Maggie Serota returns to join Nick and Lars for an episode of The Mysterious Cities of Gold, an early '80s Japanese / French animated series about 16th century South America that was broadcast on Nickelodeon through the '80s. The episode that we watched was about a Spanish vagabond named Mendoza stealing a cannon and then getting nearly executed. Topics discussed within include Twin Peaks, sports jokes, and the trustworthiness of birds.
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    You can find the episode we watched, "Esteban's Medallion," on your digital media store of choice.
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    • 1 hr 21 min
    Bionic Six with Geordie Broadwater - Breakfast Quest 96

    Bionic Six with Geordie Broadwater - Breakfast Quest 96

    Writer and director Geordie Broadwater comes back to Brakfast Quest to join Nick and Lars for an episode of Bionic Six, a mid-'80s boys' action cartoon about a "family" of technologically enhanced superheroes. We watched the series finale, "That's All Folks," which the story of some cartoon characters falling into a dimension filled with cartoon characters and suffering from existential dread.
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    • 1 hr 37 min
    Mister T with Joe Berkowitz and Zoe Schwab - Breakfast Quest 95

    Mister T with Joe Berkowitz and Zoe Schwab - Breakfast Quest 95

    Writers and comedians Joe Berkowitz and Zoe Schwab join Nick and Lars to enjoy a slice of true cartoon insanity: Mister T, the early '80s animated vehicle for actor and lifestyle brand-made-flesh Mr. T. This series is about the title character driving around the United States with a bus full of gymnasts to find crime and stop it in its tracks. The episode that we watched is about a bunch of New Mexican monks who steal TV's and murder children. HOLY HELL WAS THIS SHOW INTENSE.
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    You can find the episode we watched, "Mystery of the Forbidden Monastery" on the streaming video platform of your choice (and we highly recommend that you watch it)...
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    • 1 hr 36 min

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