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Welcome! theretrosite.com is an online community focused on sharing and reminiscing about pop-culture video, audio, and images that stir our memories of the past - old television, theme songs, commercials, print advertisements, and more. We've got the sights and sounds you remember from the 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and beyond... Come join our friendly community and start sharing your memories! If you are a Baby Boomer or Gen Xer, you will find this to be the site for memories! This site is rated G (maybe PG on some posts) you can always feel comfortable sharing this site to your mother, kids or grandkids!

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    The Super Bowl Shuffle

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    The Super Bowl Shuffle is a rap song performed by the Chicago Bears. The song was released a month before Super Bowl XX and actually made it as high as #41 on the Billboard hot 100 and sold over a half a million copies. This made the Chicago Bears is the

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    Nyquil for the Guy Downstairs

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    Those admen come up with some gems..

  • Popular Luke and Laura's Wedding - General Hospital

    Luke and Laura's Wedding - General Hospital

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    In 1978 General Hospital was close to cancellation ABC hired Gloria Monty as the new executive producer a to attract a younger audience. A drunken Luke Spencer raped Laura Spencer who then falls in love with him. Critics complained of the forced seductio

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    Please Don't Squeeze The Charmin

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    Mr. Whipple, played by character actor Dick Wilson starred as the supermarket manager in over 500 commercials for Charmin toilet paper from 1964 to 1985. The first commercials were ironically recorded in Flushing New York. He only had to work two weeks a

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  • Popular John Goodman  Egg McMuffin Commercial

    John Goodman Egg McMuffin Commercial

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    In 1983, before John Goodman was Dan Conner on Roseanne hesigned with the William Morris Agency to produce a McDonald's commercial. I guess it is better to have your first acting job at McDonald's than your first job there!

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    California Raisins

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    A claymation commercial made for the California RaisinAdvisory Board in 1986 to the 1968 hit by Marvin Gaye I Heard It Through The Grapvine. The commercials became wildly successful and spun off many TV specials like Meet The Raisins in 1986. They eventua

  • Popular Sears Paints - Great American Homes Series

    Sears Paints - Great American Homes Series

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    The Great American Home Series was an advertising campaign for Sears featuring historical homes they would paint for the ads.

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    Ice Cold Milk and an Oreo Cookie

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    Remember the 80's

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  • Popular Johnny Carson As Ronald Reagan

    Johnny Carson As Ronald Reagan

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    In a 1982 Tonight Show skit reminiscent of the old Abbott and Costello 'Who's On First?' routine, Johnny Carson plays a befuddled Ronald Reagan being briefed by Jim Baker.

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