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Our Favorite and Weirdest Instances of Vampires in Popular Culture

Vampires are weird, let’s face it. Here are our picks for the best in pop culture history! Vampira You gotta start at the source of awesome pop culture vampires: Maila Nurmi’s “Vampira” character. Everyone knows Elvira of Movie Macabre fame, but not everyone realizes Elvira is essentially the Part II of Vampira – the original vampiress TV show host. Vampira’s...

10 Even More ’80s-Themed Valentines We’d Like to Receive

We’re excited to be celebrating Valentine’s Day the 80s way– by teaming up with Rediscover the 80s to bring you another round of #80sValentines. Check out our five ’80s-Themed Valentines We’d Like to Receive below, and then head on over to Rediscover the 80s to see their five that they’d like to receive! If you need more options for your...

Rockin’ Songs For The One You Love

If you’re burned out on the Kenny G and Barry Manilow already, fear not because there are many other great jams out there to rock out to with your special someone this Valentine’s Day!  We here at Pop Rewind have put together some great choices for you. ALF – You’re The One Who’s Out Of This World ALF knows how...

Pop Rewind 2016 Year in Review

Listen, we know 2016 wasn’t great. We’re not even going to touch that. Instead, we’re going to look back at all of the shenanigans we’ve taken part in over the past year. We recorded a bunch of podcasts, hosted Terminator Week (and did our first giveaway!), judged two contests for ReroDaze, collaborated with Rediscover the 80s on #80sValentines, Lee went...

Pop Rewind Festive Holiday Party Playlist

It’s the holiday season, which no one has let you forget since November 1. In an effort to fill your ear holes with more holiday music than you could ever want, we present our top holiday music song picks to help out with your holiday party playlist! Cat Hairballs – Ren & Stimpy It’s pretty odd that Ren & Stimpy’s...

6 Dead Beverages That Have Been Resurrected

Those of us in the retro/nostalgia community have certainly been spoiled over the last couple years. Sure, there are lots of things (Hot and Cool Nerds, we’re lookin’ at you!) that have been lost to time with little hope of returning. There are also many beverage-y items we thought we’d never taste again and here we are drinking Crystal Pepsi....

10 More ’80s-Themed Valentines We’d Like To Receive

It’s two days before Valentine’s Day and you’ve got two things for your Valentine: dick and all. We got yo’ back with another great variety of ’80s-Themed Valentines! That’s right– we’ve teamed up with Rediscover the 80s once again to bring you 10 More ’80s-Themed Valentines We’d Like to Receive! If you’re looking for more, you can check out our...

17 Things You Didn’t Know About Rocko’s Modern Life

Article-posting day is a very dangerous day. Luckily we have Rocko to soothe our fears today. Here are 17 Things You Didn’t Know About Rocko’s Modern Life. 17 – Rocko Had a Video Game in the Works Before the Series Even Aired Not only was Rocko’s Modern Life a show, it was also a video game. Rocko’s Modern Life: Spunky’s...

13 Musical Moments from In Living Color

In Living Color was a comedy staple in the early 90s. It’s also a show that my mom forbade me from watching– the only show she ever wouldn’t let me watch. I still watched it, quietly in the basement or in my bedroom. Or at a friend’s house. In any case, while I loved In Living Color as a kid...

7 Early Video Game Download Services

Before downloading games on your PS4, playing the XBox Arcade, or browsing through titles on the Nintendo eShop, gamers looking to download still had options. 7 – GameLine GameLine was a dial-up service for the Atari 2600 that was available to users in the early 1980s, but was discontinued after the video game crash of 1983. Users paid for and...