Cousin Itt

Despite having the vast reaches of the Internet at my disposal, I yesterday failed to find any pictures of Cousin It from The Addams Family. Turns out that’s because his name is Cousin Itt.

Cousin Itt

You have to concede the coolness of Cousin Itt.

Whatever happened to BBC2 showing cool stuff at 1800 on weekdays? The Addams Family was always fun, at least when I was a kid, and there was ST:TNG, Buck Rogers, Buffy, the Gerry Anderson shows and sometimes old sci-fi films like The Time Machine or War of the Worlds1. All this was far more entertaining than the always-depressing news, too.

  1. I’m sure I remember seeing this in colour, weirdly []