Quick Lists

/ July 21, 2015 2:05 pm

7 More Things You No Longer Have in Your Bedroom

We couldn’t stop at 7 Things You No Longer Have in Your Bedroom. We had to go for 14! Here’s the other half! 7 – Transparent Telephone If I could convince my boss to get these for the office, I would be one happy camper. Never mind that it doesn’t have any of the features needed for office use. The...

/ July 14, 2015 6:51 pm

7 Early Internet Memes You Forgot

We’ve podcasted previously about Early Internetting, but didn’t get around to touching on the memes of those days. Before cats came captioned and animals in general could give you solid advice, early memes provided all of our laughs. 7 – Ate My Balls The Ate My Balls meme was created by Nehal Patel and consisted simply of speech bubbles superimposed...

/ June 16, 2015 11:05 am

12 Things You Didn’t Know About the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Trilogy

One of the major breakout movies of 1989 was Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. Going up against Batman on opening weekend is scary, but Honey held its own to much acclaim and spawned two more films, an amusement park ride, a syndicated television show, and a lot of fodder for my giant crush on Rick Moranis (call me?) Here are...

/ June 11, 2015 7:12 pm

7 Even More Unlikely Celebrities in Video Game Commercials

Thought 14 was enough? Well, maybe 21 is enough. Here’s another addition of Unlikely Celebrities in Video Game Commercials. If you want to see more, make sure you check our parts one and two! 7 – Vin Diesel Atari Jaguar As far as Atari Jaguar commercials go, this one is pretty decent. The “Do the Math” tag line bites them...

/ May 19, 2015 12:01 pm

9 Strange Sailor Moon Bootlegs from my Collection

I recently got obsessed with this Bootlegged Sailor Moon Merch Tumblr, which got me thinking about my own Sailor Moon bootlegs. I’ve written about a couple Sailor Moon bootlegs on the site before, but that Tumblr inspired me to go a little more in-depth into my collection. 9 – VHS In the days before home video releases, DVD sets, or...

/ May 14, 2015 12:38 pm

8 Alternate Casting Choices

It may seem like Hollywood urban legend, but some of our favorite characters in TV and movie history were originally destined for someone else to play the part.  We unraveled some pretty surprising info along the way in preparing this article for nostalgic consumption. Here are eight alternate casting choices. 8 – Tom Selleck as Indiana Jones Contractual obligations are...

/ May 12, 2015 7:42 pm

18 Questionable Movie Choices Linz Made From 1997-2000

In an attempt to clear off some shelves in my office, I started going through some old scrapbooks from the late 90s/early 2000s. In case you’re ever considering doing this: don’t. In the process, I found a bunch of movie tickets I saved for some reason or another. Some are in rougher shape than others, some are more expensive than...

/ May 8, 2015 11:31 am

10 MS DOS Games We Actually Played

It was the cheer heard across the Internet when archive.org announced its catalog of MS-DOS games that users could play in their browsers. Choosing an MS-DOS game to play from over 2,600 games can be a daunting task, but luckily for you we’ve gone through the archives for you and picked out our favorites. We’d love to sit here and...

/ April 7, 2015 8:30 am

7 More Unlikely Celebrities in Video Game Commercials

Celebrities will sell anything. And I’m not faulting them for that. I’d give my fictional first born to star in a Sega Saturn commercial. We’ve profiled seven celebrities shilling in video game commercials previously. Unsatisfied with that, we found seven more. 7 – William Shatner for VIC-20 Not to be out-done by Leonard Nimoy pimpin’ out the Magnavox Odyssey 2,...

/ March 26, 2015 10:51 pm

7 Weird Al Parodies You Don’t Know About

“Weird Al” Yankovic is on top of the world right now – and, rightly, so! He’s been the undisputed champ of pop song parodies for over 30 years. Everyone knows the classic songs, such as “Eat It” and “Smells Like Nirvana”. For one reason or another, some parody ideas never made it to an album but were either performed live...