Recess (1997–2001)

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Comic tales of a group of good friends, 4 boys and 2 girls, during breaks in primary school, as they grow up, relate to each other, and have brushes with authority.

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One recess the gang get captured by the Kindergartners causing them to reminise about times they have spent with the kindergarten in the past. A collection of short tales with new linking ...

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 Vince / ... (129 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Mikey (129 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Gretchen (129 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Spinelli (129 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Gus (127 episodes, 1997-2001)
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 Theodore J. 'T.J.' Detweiler / ... (101 episodes, 1998-2001)
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Comic tales of a group of good friends, 4 boys and 2 girls, during breaks in primary school, as they grow up, relate to each other, and have brushes with authority. Written by Cynan Rees <cynanrees@hotmail.com>

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*It is extremely implied that the rickety playground, "Old Rusty", has been on Earth since the beginning of time, especially around the dinosaur age. See more »

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Gretchen: But... but you were supposed to study the homework and learn from it!
Spinelli: Gretchen, what colour's the sky on your planet?
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(sob) Why oh why did they cancel this show?
17 October 2002 | by (Massachusetts, United States) – See all my reviews

This was the best show on One Saturday Morning. It revolves around these fourth graders.

They're names are T.J. (I actually think he's kinda cute, even back then), the leader of the group,

Spinelli, the tomboy of the group

Mikey, the big, spiritual kid of the group

Gus, the geeky kid

Gretchen, the computer wiz of the group

and Vince, the athlete of the group

I think that's everyone. I recommend the repeats to anyone who like a laugh or two and good animation. The more you think about it, the more this reminds you of being their age.


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