Retroland http://www.retroland.com The Social Archeology Channel Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:06:57 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 Halloweenhttp://www.retroland.com/halloween/ http://www.retroland.com/halloween/#comments Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:00:45 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=7119 http://www.retroland.com/halloween/feed/ 2 Mr. Boneshttp://www.retroland.com/mr-bones/ http://www.retroland.com/mr-bones/#comments Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:09:50 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11558 http://www.retroland.com/mr-bones/feed/ 0 Kolchak: The Night Stalkerhttp://www.retroland.com/kolchak-the-night-stalker/ http://www.retroland.com/kolchak-the-night-stalker/#comments Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:06:43 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11554 A Christmas Story, actor Darrin McGavin endeared himself to audiences as the frumpily dressed reporter, Carl Kolchak, who tracked various supernatural serial killers in the fondly remembered series, Kolchak: The Night Stalker. Although the series was relatively short-lived at the time, its popularity and influence were felt long after it left the airwaves.]]> http://www.retroland.com/kolchak-the-night-stalker/feed/ 0 Apple Bobbinghttp://www.retroland.com/apple-bobbing/ http://www.retroland.com/apple-bobbing/#comments Tue, 28 Oct 2014 17:24:50 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11540 Halloweens of yesteryear, that of apple bobbing. And, if you ever plunged your face underwater in a maddening attempt to sink your chompers into a piece of floating fruit, you may have wondered why. We don't have all the answers, but we're happy to tell you what we do know about this odd holiday tradition.]]> http://www.retroland.com/apple-bobbing/feed/ 0 The Shininghttp://www.retroland.com/the-shining/ http://www.retroland.com/the-shining/#comments Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:29:35 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11533 The Shining has since gone on to become one of the most beloved horror films of all time.]]> http://www.retroland.com/the-shining/feed/ 0 Pixy Stixhttp://www.retroland.com/pixy-stix/ http://www.retroland.com/pixy-stix/#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:57:45 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11501 http://www.retroland.com/pixy-stix/feed/ 0 The Beverly Hillbillieshttp://www.retroland.com/the-beverly-hillbillies/ http://www.retroland.com/the-beverly-hillbillies/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:55:09 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11494 The Beverly Hillbillies found their way to a world of luxury in the wealthy community of Bel Air. The ensuing antics as they tried to assimilate into their new high-brow surroundings was the simple, yet endearing premise that made them a television favorite for generations to come.]]> http://www.retroland.com/the-beverly-hillbillies/feed/ 0 Paydayhttp://www.retroland.com/payday/ http://www.retroland.com/payday/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:04:27 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11490 http://www.retroland.com/payday/feed/ 0 Swatcheshttp://www.retroland.com/swatches/ http://www.retroland.com/swatches/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:59:02 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11478 http://www.retroland.com/swatches/feed/ 2 Psychohttp://www.retroland.com/psycho/ http://www.retroland.com/psycho/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:06:21 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11468 Psycho in 1960, he gave the world a creature more terrifying than Frankenstein or Dracula – a soft spoken, awkward loner named Norman Bates who personified evil. The result was one of the most adored horror films of all time, containing perhaps one of the most chilling scenes ever filmed.]]> http://www.retroland.com/psycho/feed/ 0