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Encyclopedia > SNICK
SNICK

Original logo used from 1992 to 1999
Genre Programming block
Starring Various
Country of origin Flag of United States United States
Language(s) English
Production
Running time 120 (counting commercials)
Broadcast
Original channel Nickelodeon
Original run 19922004
Chronology
Followed by TEENick
Snick is also the colloquial name of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee

SNICK (short for Saturday Night Nickelodeon) is a two-hour programming block on the American cable television network Nickelodeon, geared toward general audiences, that ran from 1992 until mid-2004, Saturdays starting at 8 p.m. ET. In 2004, SNICK was revamped as the Saturday night edition of TEENick. Image File history File links Snick. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1992. ... The year 1999 in television involved some significant events. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1992. ... This is a list of television-related events in 2004. ... TEENick is a current television network that began in 2001 as a new block on Nickelodeon and played on Sunday and Saturday nights. ... The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (or SNCC, pronounced snick) was one of the principal organizations of the American Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. ... Coaxial cable is often used to transmit cable television into the house. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1992. ... This is a list of television-related events in 2004. ... EST is UTC-5 The North American Eastern Standard Time Zone (abbreviated EST) is a geographic region that keeps time by subtracting five hours from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) resulting in UTC-5. ... TEENick is a current television network that began in 2001 as a new block on Nickelodeon and played on Sunday and Saturday nights. ...


The block debuted on Saturday, August 15, 1992, with a pair of Sunday favorites (the preteen-oriented sitcom Clarissa Explains It All and the Nicktoons classic The Ren and Stimpy Show) and the network premieres of Roundhouse (a musical comedy variety series) and Are You Afraid of the Dark? (a kid-friendly horror anthology series).[1] August 15 is the 227th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (228th in leap years), with 138 days remaining. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1992. ... Clarissa Explains It All was an American situation comedy television series from Nickelodeon starring a then unknown Melissa Joan Hart. ... A group of Nicktoons characters in a promotional image for Nicktoons TV Nicktoons are animated television programs airing on the childrens television channel Nickelodeon and its many spin-offs. ... Ren and Stimpy are the eponymous characters of two cartoon television series created by Canadian animator John Kricfalusi. ... Roundhouse logo. ... Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a horror/drama-themed television series for children. ...

Contents

Ads and bumpers

Ads and bumpers for SNICK featured the programming block's "mascot," dubbed "The Big Orange Couch," in several locales, including in front of the Midnight Society's campfire, Ren and Stimpy's house, and in various locations. It was retired in June 1999, when the iconic couch, stuffed with $25,000, was given away in a contest celebrating Nickelodeon's 20th anniversary. In 2006, one of Nickelodeon's celebrities would take over Nickelodeon from Monday to Friday, and with that they had the "Big Orange Couch" return to Nickelodeon. (see Takes Over Nick) Year 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1999 Gregorian calendar). ... The year 1999 in television involved some significant events. ... ISO 4217 Code USD User(s) the United States, the British Indian Ocean Territory,[1] the British Virgin Islands, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Palau, Panama, Turks and Caicos Islands, and the insular areas of the United States Inflation 2. ... ___ Takes Over Nick was a weekday block that aired on Nickelodeon during the evening. ...


SNICK line-ups

SNICK

1992-94

1994-early '96 Clarissa Explains It All was an American situation comedy television series from Nickelodeon starring a then unknown Melissa Joan Hart. ... Roundhouse logo. ... Ren and Stimpy are the title characters of two cartoon TV series created by Canadian animator John Kricfalusi. ... Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a horror/drama-themed television series for children. ...

Early 1996-late '96 The Secret World of Alex Mack was an American television series that ran on Nickelodeon from October 8, 1994 to January 15, 1998, replacing Clarissa Explains It All on the SNICK line-up. ... All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... Ren and Stimpy are the title characters of two cartoon TV series created by Canadian animator John Kricfalusi. ... Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a horror/drama-themed television series for children. ...

Late 1996-early '97 The Secret World of Alex Mack was an American television series that ran on Nickelodeon from October 8, 1994 to January 15, 1998, replacing Clarissa Explains It All on the SNICK line-up. ... All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... Space Cases is a science fiction television series that aired on Nickelodeon for two seasons. ... Are You Afraid of the Dark? can refer to: Are You Afraid of the Dark?, television series Are You Afraid of the Dark?, novel by Sidney Sheldon This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...

1997-99 Kenan & Kel is an American sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon from August 17, 1996 to April 1, 2000, totalling 61 episodes. ... All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo was a youth-oriented action Mystery fiction television series that ran on Nickelodeon between 1996 and 1999. ... KaBlam! is the title of an animated series that ran on the Nickelodeon TV channel from 1996 to 2000. ...

All these shows aired from 8-pm-10pm with the ending having the big orange couch and above that a clock counting down until next week's broadcast. For the 1980s Canadian childrens band, see The Rugrats. ... All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... Kenan & Kel is an American sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon from August 17, 1996 to April 1, 2000, totalling 61 episodes. ... The Journey of Allen Strange was a television series on Nickelodeons Snick block of programming for three seasons from 1997 to 2000. ...


Snick House

In 1999, Snick was revamped and renamed Snick House. With this, came a number of changes. The block was hosted by Nick Cannon and each week, a different celebrity and/or music group made an appearance. The format was very similar to the current TEENick, but was more of a party. Each week, kids could go online and vote for their favorite Snick House Video Picks. The winning music video was then played during Snick House. The year 1999 in television involved some significant events. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

Logo used during Snick House 1999-2001

1999-00 Image File history File links Snicklogo. ... Image File history File links Snicklogo. ...

2000-01 For the 1980s Canadian childrens band, see The Rugrats. ... All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... Kenan & Kel is an American sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon from August 17, 1996 to April 1, 2000, totalling 61 episodes. ... Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a horror/drama-themed television series for children. ...

For the 1980s Canadian childrens band, see The Rugrats. ... The Amanda Show is a live-action comedy and variety show aired on Nickelodeon in the United States, Australia, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom and Family in Canada. ... 100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd is a television program that ran from 1999 to 2002 on Nickelodeon. ... All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ...

Elevator Music Era

Logo used during Elevator Music era

After the SNICK House was cancelled in June of 2001, Nick replaced SNICK's normal slot with "Nick Flicks", 90 minute Nicktoon specials. This went on from July 7th, 2001 to January 5th, 2002. On January 19th, 2002, the brand new SNICK began with a whole new lineup. Including a brand new cast of All That, which had been on hiatus for a year and a half. There was no couch, no party - just bumpers that featured still pictures of various SNICK stars with a SNICK "talk bubble" above them, with elevator music playing in the background. Image File history File links Header2. ... Image File history File links Header2. ...


Jan 02 - June 02

Sept 02 - June 03 All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... The Amanda Show is a live-action comedy and variety show aired on Nickelodeon in the United States, Australia, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom and Family in Canada. ... Taina is a live-action Nickelodeon sitcom which starred Christina Vidal, Khalilah Adams, David Oliver Cohen, Chris Knowings and LaTangela. ... The Nick Cannon Show was a spin-off of All That. ...

All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... The Nick Cannon Show was a spin-off of All That. ... The Amanda Show is a live-action comedy and variety show aired on Nickelodeon in the United States, Australia, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom and Family in Canada. ... Cousin Skeeter Logo Cousin Skeeter was a comedy television show which ran on Nickelodeon from 1998 to 2003. ...

Saturday Night Nickelodeon Era

During SNICK's "summer vacation", graphic design company "Beehive" created brand new bumpers for Saturdays on Nick, featuring orange SPLAT's morphing into a shows character. Instead of saying "SNICK", the announcer said "Saturday Night Nickelodeon". This look didn't officially launch until All Grown Up premiered.


Sept 03 - Nov 03

Dec 03 - June 04 All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... Romeo! was an American television series that began in 2003 starring rapper Lil Romeo. ... The Amanda Show is a live-action comedy and variety show aired on Nickelodeon in the United States, Australia, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom and Family in Canada. ... Cousin Skeeter Logo Cousin Skeeter was a comedy television show which ran on Nickelodeon from 1998 to 2003. ...

All Grown Up! is a Nickelodeon animated series, spun off from the popular series Rugrats and produced by Klasky Csupo Inc. ... Romeo! was an American television series that began in 2003 starring rapper Lil Romeo. ... All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... The Amanda Show is a live-action comedy and variety show aired on Nickelodeon in the United States, Australia, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom and Family in Canada. ...

Snick On-Air Dare

Starting in March of 2004, SNICK featured a series of On-Air Dare segments featuring members of the All That cast. All but three members of the cast would pull a lever to determine the night's "dare", which one of the three would have to do. This appears to have been based on Fear Factor. All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... The fear factor in occupational terminology refers to the increased per-worker productivity resulting from the threat of impending layoffs. ...


Some of these dares included singing the National Anthem in a diaper, bobbing for apples in a toilet, taking a bath in a tub of raw eggs, eating a couple gallons of bleu cheese, being painted with peanut butter and licked by dogs, hanging upside down and being dipped in dog food, having buckets of worms dumped on the cast member's head, sitting in a giant bowl of chili, dressing up as a girl and competing in a beauty pageant or shaving their school principal's legs. Nicholson took the copy Key gave him to a printer, where it was published as a broadside on September 17 under the title The Defence of Fort McHenry, with an explanatory note explaining the circumstances of its writing. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Training pants. ... Bobbing for apples is a game customarily played on Halloween. ... Flush toilet. ... An egg is a body consisting of an ovum surrounded by layers of membranes and an outer casing of some type, which acts to nourish and protect a developing embryo. ... Blue cheese is a generic type of cheese in which veins of Penicillium mold run through the crumbly texture. ...


The block was short lived, only lasting several months on SNICK's lineup.


March 04-June 04

All Grown Up! is a Nickelodeon animated series, spun off from the popular series Rugrats and produced by Klasky Csupo Inc. ... Romeo! was an American television series that began in 2003 starring rapper Lil Romeo. ... All That was an American live-action sketch comedy-variety show that aired on the Nickelodeon cable television network. ... The Amanda Show is a live-action comedy and variety show aired on Nickelodeon in the United States, Australia, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom and Family in Canada. ...

See also

Weekend programming blocks aired on Nickelodeon, an American cable television channel geared toward children. ...

References

  1. ^ http://www.personal.u-net.com/~ezz/snick1.html

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snick: Definition and Much More From Answers.com (471 words)
SNICK (short for Saturday Night Nickelodeon) was a two-hour programming block on the American cable television network Nickelodeon, geared toward general audiences, that ran from 1992 until mid-2004, Saturdays starting at 8 p.m.
In 2004, SNICK was revamped as the Saturday night edition of TEENick.
It was retired in June 1999, when the iconic couch, stuffed with $25,000, was given away in a contest celebrating Nickelodeon's 20th anniversary.
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