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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...

6 Meddlesome Neighbors of TV Sitcoms

There was a time where neighbors talked to each other regardless of whether or not they got along, instead of simply nodding at each other the rare instance either one of you actually goes outside. We’re travelling back to this simpler, although perhaps more annoying time, with these 6 Meddlesome Neighbors of TV Sitcoms 6 – Steve Urkle, Family Matters...

Movies You Forgot Took Place on Halloween

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of a Halloween movie?  A Halloween movie?  Well, what about all those non-scary movies that take place on Halloween?  It’s easy to forget classics like E.T. happened to be set on October 31st.  Well, here’s a few movies you forgot took place on Halloween. 6 – Batman Forever Trick...

Pop Rewind Festive Halloween Party Playlist

Halloween is upon us and if you’re anything like Lee and Linz you’ve left everything until the last minute. Costume? Snacks? Entertainment? Well, Lee at all the snacks (again), but we can at least help out with that last one. Here’s a pretty killer Halloween playlist for your impending last-minute Halloween get-together! Monsters Lead Such Interesting Lives – Mel Torme...

7 More Things Back to the Future Kinda Got Right About 2015

Here we are, mere hours after October 21, 2015: the most important date in Back to the Future (BTTF) fan history. At the beginning of the year, we examined Things Back to the Future Kinda Got Right About 2015, but now that we’re 10 months in, we’re more confident in these 7 Additional Things Back to the Future Kinda Got...

6 Sadistic Concession Stand Items of the 90s

The t-ball game is over.  The score was six to zip.  It doesn’t matter if you were on the winning team or the losing team.  You know why?  Because you marching straight toward the concession stand for some post-game refreshments with your entire team.  This is where bonding and friendships were born, even more so than on the field.  This...

8 Characters That Shouldn’t Rap

Rap is an artform that not all can master. Here are some choice selections from the 80s and 90s of characters rapping. They give it an honest try, but it’s time for them to hang up their hats. 8 – Barney Rubble The Master Rapper loves Fruity Pebbles in a major way, apparently. If you’re going to rap about cereal,...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About ALF

With the news of a potential ALF reboot coming our way, we thought now would be a good time to look at some facts you may not know about ALF. 10 – ALF’s Cartoon Contained Subliminal Messages?! ALF spun off into many different ventures after the initial series, including two cartoon series. One of which, ALF: The Animated Series, contained...