Retroland http://www.retroland.com The Social Archeology Channel Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:24:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Thanksgivinghttp://www.retroland.com/thanksgiving/ http://www.retroland.com/thanksgiving/#comments Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:00:22 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=3932 http://www.retroland.com/thanksgiving/feed/ 6 Pumpkin Piehttp://www.retroland.com/pumpkin-pie/ http://www.retroland.com/pumpkin-pie/#comments Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:00:05 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11802 Halloween, we carve them into scary-faced Jack O' Lanterns, but in November, they are instead baked into the traditional Thanksgiving dessert, Pumpkin Pie.]]> http://www.retroland.com/pumpkin-pie/feed/ 0 Grumpy Old Menhttp://www.retroland.com/grumpy-old-men/ http://www.retroland.com/grumpy-old-men/#comments Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:19:29 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11799 Grumpy Old Men, released in 1993, was their sixth collaboration, and it proved to be one of the most endearing, with the two aging thespians at their cantankerous best.]]> http://www.retroland.com/grumpy-old-men/feed/ 0 The Waltonshttp://www.retroland.com/the-waltons/ http://www.retroland.com/the-waltons/#comments Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:06:17 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11790 Spencer's Mountain, television's The Waltons chronicled the lives of a poor rural family living in Virginia during the Great Depression and World War II. The series started with a TV special called The Homecoming: A Christmas Story, which drew much acclaim from critics and audiences alike. That success green-lighted the popular CBS show, which ran for a decade on television, winning the hearts of millions.]]> http://www.retroland.com/the-waltons/feed/ 0 Cracker Jackhttp://www.retroland.com/cracker-jack/ http://www.retroland.com/cracker-jack/#comments Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:22:43 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11748 http://www.retroland.com/cracker-jack/feed/ 0 Milli Vanillihttp://www.retroland.com/milli-vanilli/ http://www.retroland.com/milli-vanilli/#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:52:11 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11741 http://www.retroland.com/milli-vanilli/feed/ 1 The Blues Brothershttp://www.retroland.com/the-blues-brothers/ http://www.retroland.com/the-blues-brothers/#comments Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:20:17 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11736 Saturday Night Live. Jake and Elwood (played by John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd respectively) brought the house down with their energizing performance, leading to more appearances on the popular show and a well-received album. In 1980, they brought the pair to the big screen in The Blues Brothers, a beloved film filled with great music and plenty of car crashes.]]> http://www.retroland.com/the-blues-brothers/feed/ 0 Othellohttp://www.retroland.com/othello/ http://www.retroland.com/othello/#comments Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:15:00 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11731 http://www.retroland.com/othello/feed/ 0 Super Friendshttp://www.retroland.com/super-friends/ http://www.retroland.com/super-friends/#comments Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:27:08 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11728 Super Friends. All the favorites were there – Superman, Batman and Robin, Wonder Woman, even Aquaman, plus a few up-and-coming prospects from the minor leagues.]]> http://www.retroland.com/super-friends/feed/ 1 Hacky Sackhttp://www.retroland.com/hacky-sack/ http://www.retroland.com/hacky-sack/#comments Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:59:09 +0000 http://www.retroland.com/?p=11691 trade notes back and forth, and some just tune out the world with their iPods. One of the coolest ways to kill scholastic downtime is to play with a Hacky Sack footbag. This easily-learned activity became a hit with sports enthusiasts of all ages during the 70s and 80s by providing a fun activity that developed dexterity at the same time. As a result, it became a hit of international proportions.]]> http://www.retroland.com/hacky-sack/feed/ 0