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Send In The Clowns- Jimmy Durante

In a new feature on the Retro Site we will explore the lives of the comedians of our most popular…

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Posted in 1970's

Whatever Happened To The Dog On The Brady Bunch?

Tiger the dog and Fluffy the cat were the center of chaos at the wedding of Carol and Mike Brady’s…

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Posted in 1990's

Fabio Gets Goosed At Busch Gardens

March 30, 1999 Busch Gardens, Williamsburg, Virginia introduces to the public their new rollercoaster they named Apollo’s Chariot. What better…

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Posted in 1960's 1970's 1980's

Jeep Mail Trucks

The Jeep, after proving itself as a reliable, go anywhere vehicle during World War II, the United States Postal Service…

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Posted in 1960's 1970's

60’s Valentine Cards

Who remembers the Valentine cards we shared with our classmates in school? I remember being excited receiving one from the…

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20 Mule Borax Team Show

In 1918 when this was posted in the Bridgeport Telegram (Connecticut) radio was yet to become popular. This was in…

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Posted in 1970's

Star Wars Holiday Special

In 1977, George Lucas broke box office sales records with Star Wars. While working on the sequel CBS suggested the…

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Posted in 1970's

National Lampoon Ted Kennedy VW Ad

In 1972 National Lampoon ran this parody Volkswagen ad as a comment on the infamous 1969 Ted Kennedy Chappaquiddick incident….

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Posted in 1960's

TV Cartoons Of The 60s

Remember those Saturday & Sunday morning cartoons we watched as kids? Some of us watched them in the 60’s, kids…

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Posted in 1970's

The Swear Box

This sketch is from one of the most popular TV comedy shows in the UK. It ran for almost seventeen…