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Saturday Morning Recap: Vol. 138

If you have any links or news you’d like us to feature, just hit us up on Twitter at @PopRewindOnline! Remember when Saturday mornings were worth getting up for? While we can’t provide a four-hour block of programming, here’s some retro news you may have missed (or simply want to revisit) from the past week. Saturday Morning Programming: While there...

Saturday Morning Recap: Vol. 137

If you have any links or news you’d like us to feature, just hit us up on Twitter at @PopRewindOnline! Remember when Saturday mornings were worth getting up for? While we can’t provide a four-hour block of programming, here’s some retro news you may have missed (or simply want to revisit) from the past week. Saturday Morning Programming: We’re watching...

“Weird Al” Yankovic: Mediocre Rarities?

First, some background: Last Thursday, the track list of rarities for the long-awaited The Complete Works of “Weird Al” Yankovic (minus his Peter and the Wolf album) was released: 1. Take Me Down 2. My Bologna (Capitol) 3. Yoda (Demo) 4. Dr. Demento Jingle 5. Pac-Man 6. Dare to be Stupid (Instrumental) 7. Jurashiku Park 8. Headline News 9. Since...

Saturday Morning Recap: Vol. 136

If you have any links or news you’d like us to feature, just hit us up on Twitter at @PopRewindOnline! Remember when Saturday mornings were worth getting up for? While we can’t provide a four-hour block of programming, here’s some retro news you may have missed (or simply want to revisit) from the past week. Saturday Morning Programming: Because we...

Saturday Morning Recap: Vol. 135

If you have any links or news you’d like us to feature, just hit us up on Twitter at @PopRewindOnline! Remember when Saturday mornings were worth getting up for? While we can’t provide a four-hour block of programming, here’s some retro news you may have missed (or simply want to revisit) from the past week. Saturday Morning Programming: We’re watching...

Super Mario Maker: E.T. for Atari Style?

While the world has moved on from Mario Maker, we’re still busy making new levels. You may remember Linz’s Terminator and Mario the Hedgehog levels or perhaps Lee’s Back to the Future Mario Maker Level. Well, we’re back… in Mario Maker for E.T. for Atari… Style. With Linz’s love-hate relationship with E.T. for the Atari 2600, we all knew it...

Pop Rewind Podcast: Event Horizon Deep Thoughts

In this episode of the Pop Rewind Podcast, we talk about the 1997… whatever the opposite of “summer blockbuster” is… movie: Event Horizon, starring Cowboy Curtis and Grant from Jurassic Park. The episode then devolves into rants against the Eurythmics and Corey Hart not being in New Kids on the Block. We’re all over the place. Enjoy this clusterfuck! Download...

Saturday Morning Recap: Vol. 134

If you have any links or news you’d like us to feature, just hit us up on Twitter at @PopRewindOnline! Remember when Saturday mornings were worth getting up for? While we can’t provide a four-hour block of programming, here’s some retro news you may have missed (or simply want to revisit) from the past week. You could read fairy tales,...

SCTV’s Poochare All Meat Dog Food vs. Bonjour Jeans

It’s no secret around these parts that I’m a huge SCTV fan. One of my favorite sketches is a commercial for the fictional Poocharee dog food, led by Eugene Levy: I mean, how can you not love this. It’s so bizarre– the images of Eugene Levy strutting his stuff in his new wave fashions, browsing the supermarket for dog food...

Saturday Morning Recap: Vol. 133

It has been a while, so we have some catching up to do! If you have any links or news you’d like us to feature, just hit us up on Twitter at @PopRewindOnline! Remember when Saturday mornings were worth getting up for? While we can’t provide a four-hour block of programming, here’s some retro news you may have missed (or...