Category Archives: Retro

YouTube Favorites!!

Adding My Favorite YouTubers to the site! If you’d like to be added, feel free to message me on Facebook! I’ll start this collection with one of my own! Yes, it’s been years since I’ve blogged!! [Photo below belongs to the amazing crew of Fandom Spotlite!]

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Must Follow YouTube Channels!

The Breaux Show!

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SEO Toy Review!

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Bestow TV:

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Mister Lobo

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MegaPodTastic Podcast!

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Fandom Spotlite produced by Captain Kyle!

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Another personal favorite is Weird Paul, an original Vlogger from the 80’s!

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I’ll be adding more YouTube channels soon!

 

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For you Retro Fans! Have I got the convention for you! Retro Con 2018! For more information go to retrocons.com!

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ABC After School Specials 1975

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For those that remember the Afterschool Specials, I thought you might enjoy these! Lets start with episodes of 1975!

-It Must Be Love
-Fawn Story
-The Shaman’s Last Raid
-The Amazing Cosmic Awareness of Duffy Moon
-Me and Dad’s New Wife
-Blind Sunday
-Dear Lovey Hart: I Am Desperate

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[A big thanks to these amazing YouTube channels, that offer these episodes!]

The Amazing Cosmic Awareness Of Duffy Moon

 

Me and Dad’s New Wife

 

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For you Retro Fans! Have I got the convention for you! Retro Con 2018! For more information go to retrocons.com!

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Spectra.. Lacy.. Spacy.. And out of this world!

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Meet the spectacular Spectra from Shimmeron and her exciting friends. They’re beautiful fashion dolls from outer space with shiny bodies, shimmery hair, dazzling fashions and sparkly make-up! And their astro-accessories combine beauty and fantasy, giving girls exciting fashion play with space magic!

Spectra …lacy … spacy … and out of this world!

[From my Retro Blog Archives, I share a personal favorite! I was first introduced to this doll line, through my sister Bonnie, I blame her for most of my doll related memories! Spectra and Spark pictured above!]

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Mattel released the Spectra line in late 1986, a year and a half after the debut of Hasbro’s Jem line, fully expecting to capitalize on Jem’s popularity. By this time however, Jem had already peaked and was falling out of favor. Spectra was not greeted with great enthusiasm by the consumers, and never came close to Mattel’s expectations.

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