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Is This Wishbone Or Porn?

For a children's show, Wishbone sure had some raunchy episode titles. Did PBS really stand for Porn Broadcasting Station?

  1. 1. "Frankenbone"

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    It's Wishbone! This was a season one episode based on Mary Shelley's cautionary tale, "Frankenstein."

  2. 2. "Moonbone"

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    It's Wishbone! A season two episode based on Wilkie Collin's nose-scratching detective novel, "The Moonstone."

  3. 3. "Bone A Petite!"

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    It's porn!

  4. 4. "Bone of Arc"

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    It's Wishbone! A season one episode based on the titillating "Personal Collections of Joan of Arc."

  5. 5. "Romancing the Bone"

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    It's porn! Based very loosely on the novel "Romancing the Stone."

  6. 6. "Rosie Oh! Rosie Oh!"

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    It's Wishbone! A season one episode based on Shakespeare's classic bodice-ripper, "Romeo and Juliet."

  7. 7. "Romeoooooooo! & Juliet!"

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    It's porn! Based on the same tale.

  8. 8. "I Dream of Weenie"

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    It's porn!

  9. 9. "Pantin' at the Opera"

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    It's Wishbone! A season one thriller based on Gaston Leroux's bone-chilling "Phantom of the Opera."

  10. 10. "A Bone of Contention"

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    It's Wishbone! A steamy story of crossed swords based on Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's epic poem "The Courtship of Miles Standish."

  11. 11. "Hercules Unbound"

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    Surprise! Porn.

  12. 12. "Hot Diggity Dawg"

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    Wishbone again! Based on H.G. Wells' insightful account of the wonders of digging, "Journey to the Center of the Earth."

  13. 13. "Game of Bones"

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    It's porn! Guess which HBO series it's based on?

  14. 14. "Rushin' to the Bone"

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    Wishbone's in for some ruff times in this season one episode based on Nikolai Gogol's "The Inspector General."