June 27, 2017

Picks of the Week for May 16

Welcome once again to the Retro Rambler’s Picks of the Week.  This is where I share all the cool retro themed content I’ve come across on the web recently.  If you have a site we should check out, or a link we should feature, please drop us a line in the comments.  Now, on to the picks!


Pop Culture Vitamins That Made Us Strong With the 80’s – Rediscover the 80’s
Dwight Schultz to Attend Retro Con 2017! – Retrocons.com
40 Years Ago in a Galaxy Far, Far Away, Star Wars Was Born – Variety
Which Classic TV Sitcom Had the Best Graduation Episode? – MeTV
90’s Marvel T-Shirt Ads Part 1 – Hoju Koolander
Five Random Action Figures, Part 40 – Dinosaur Dracula
Do You Remember These As-Seen-On-TV Fitness Fads – Buzz Feed Rewind
1995 Water World Trading Cards Advertisment – Battle Grip
‘Dynsasty” Reboot Series Picked Up to Series by CW – Deadline
15 Coolest Cartoon Heroes of All-Time – CBR
Top Ten Game Wants For SNES Mini – 20 Years Before 2000
Mega Man M.U.S.C.L.E. Wave 1 – Plastic & Plush
10 Things This New Generation Wouldn’t Believe We Did For Fun in the 90’s – Buzz Feed Rewind
NO JOE:  The 15 Worst G.I. Joe Action Figures – CBR
GLOW:  Wild and Wacky Wrestling – Hoju Koolander
6 80’s Toylines Ready For a Reboot – Entertainment Earth
G.I. Joe, Pac-Man, and Strawberry Shortcake Lunch Boxes at Playworld in 1982 – Battle Grip
99 “Twin Peaks” Facts That Will Blow Your Mind – Buzz Feed Rewind
Frosted, Sprayed, and Feathered:  20 Hair Product Ads From the 1970’s – Flashbak
Snoopy Sno-Cones – Plaid Stallions
Cadillacs and Dinosaurs – Saturday Mornings Forever
In Search of Bigfoot (1976) – Retroist
10 Fascinating Facts About the Easy Bake Oven – Toy Tales

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Mick Yarber is the founder of RetroRamblings.com. He loves discovering great retro stuff, writing about it, and sharing it with the world. He lives in the past, and wouldn't have it any other way. He also makes some kick ass spaghetti.