Retroland http://www.retroland.com The Social Archeology Channel Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:51:57 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Fruitcakehttp://www.retroland.com/fruitcake/ http://www.retroland.com/fruitcake/#comments Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:33:34 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=12004 http://www.retroland.com/fruitcake/feed/ 0 John Denverhttp://www.retroland.com/john-denver/ http://www.retroland.com/john-denver/#comments Thu, 18 Dec 2014 19:11:05 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11987 http://www.retroland.com/john-denver/feed/ 0 Newharthttp://www.retroland.com/newhart/ http://www.retroland.com/newhart/#comments Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:45:19 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11980 The Bob Newhart Show, endearing the comedian to millions of television viewers. His highly-anticipated return to network television in 1982 proved that his charm hadn't waned in the slightest, as Newhart became an enormous success in its own right.]]> http://www.retroland.com/newhart/feed/ 1 Hangmanhttp://www.retroland.com/hangman/ http://www.retroland.com/hangman/#comments Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:19:02 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11970 Battleship, generations of kids only needed paper and a pencil to play, but eventually a board game would follow to enhance the experience.]]> http://www.retroland.com/hangman/feed/ 0 Trading Placeshttp://www.retroland.com/trading-places/ http://www.retroland.com/trading-places/#comments Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:06:25 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11966 Saturday Night Live. He first hit gold in the late 70s with the box office hits, Animal House and The Blues Brothers. Then, in 1983, he paired Dan Aykroyd with big-screen newcomer Eddie Murphy in the socially-conscious comedy, Trading Places, one of his most endearing films to date.]]> http://www.retroland.com/trading-places/feed/ 0 Andes Mintshttp://www.retroland.com/andes-mints/ http://www.retroland.com/andes-mints/#comments Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:58:18 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11932 http://www.retroland.com/andes-mints/feed/ 1 Members Onlyhttp://www.retroland.com/members-only/ http://www.retroland.com/members-only/#comments Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:28:15 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11926 http://www.retroland.com/members-only/feed/ 1 Gremlinshttp://www.retroland.com/gremlins/ http://www.retroland.com/gremlins/#comments Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:17:26 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11922 E.T. and Raiders of the Lost Ark. However, people often forget he scored just as many hits by producing films for his filmmaker buddies, including box-office champs like Poltergeist and The Goonies. One of the finest of these productions was Gremlins, a good old-fashioned monster movie that was just as funny as it was scary.]]> http://www.retroland.com/gremlins/feed/ 1 Aggravationhttp://www.retroland.com/aggravation/ http://www.retroland.com/aggravation/#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 18:44:02 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11919 http://www.retroland.com/aggravation/feed/ 0 The Year Without a Santa Claushttp://www.retroland.com/the-year-without-a-santa-claus/ http://www.retroland.com/the-year-without-a-santa-claus/#comments Mon, 08 Dec 2014 19:33:55 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11908 Good Housekeeping in 1956, The Year Without a Santa Claus imagined every child's worst nightmare - what if Santa decided to take a year off? The story might have faded into obscurity, except stop-motion animation gurus, Rankin-Bass decided to give it new life in 1974, with a star-studded television special that won the hearts of many a kid.]]> http://www.retroland.com/the-year-without-a-santa-claus/feed/ 2