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I was informed today that ALF, the furry alien from Melmac, will finally be coming to DVD (it’s going to be four discs of cat eating wonderfulness). This is some of the most amazing news I’ve heard since they announced ALF’s Hit Talk Show on TVLand (which was really terrible, a fact that pains me as an ALF fan). Anyone looking for more ALF info should head towards Stephen’s ALF Page.

By the way, is there anything better in the world than the full body ALF shot? Come on, when you get to see ALF waddle around like a midget in a furry suit, it’s so good. I love that show.

July 23, 2004