from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang Television programs for children.
  • n. Slang Home videotapes for children.

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  • n. Video material produced for children.


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

kid + vid(eo).

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kid +‎ vid


  • Once again, though, the critique of violence in kidvid merely shows the odd durability of that peculiar Victorian invention: the innocent child.

    Will Jack Bauer Be Censored? | the TV addict

  • Still, with more than 4 million babies born in the U.S. each year, the kidvid industry shows no sign of slowing down.

    Baby Geniuses

  • Got a note from agent about this -- apparently, the Steve Perry who wrote for Thundercats and comics around the same time I was writing kidvid, thus confusing fans, has disappeared from his home in Zephyrhills, Florida, along with his two roommates.

    Namesake Missing

  • I noticed this years ago when I was writing kidvid, how the actors would offer their versions, and I learned pretty quick that if I wanted it a certain way, it was best to write it out phonetically the first time it appeared in a script.

    Listen to Me Now and Hear Me Later ...

  • Back when I was writing a lot of kidvid, much of it with my collaborator Reaves, we wrote a spec theatrical script based on our novel Hellstar.

    Hooray for Hollywood - Agents

  • I have watched a lot of kidvid, and read a lot of comics, but I don't watch much or read many of those these days -- I don't have the time to keep up.

    Writing -- Craft & intent

  • It's easy to conflate us, since we both wrote kidvid at the same time.

    Rule of Three

  • And while we're on the subject, I hold up "The Land of the Lost" as a cool show that tried to do complex things in an intellectually-moribund medium (Saturday morning kidvid).


  • "Motherfucker!" doesn't play well in G-rated kidvid ...

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • BS&P keeps a closer watch on kidvid, on the notion that what is called imitable behavior needs to be monitored.

    Archive 2009-08-01


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