Tag: Nostalgia

Bloody Beefs in the Social Media Age: Ice Cube and MTV Studios to Reboot Celebrity Deathmatch

Ice Cube looks on during the BIG3 Championship on August 24, 2018 in Brooklyn, New York.Photo: Al Bello/BIG3 (Getty Images) Celebrity Deathmatch back. Well, it will be, thanks to Ice Cube. Many of us remember sitting down in front of the TV and watching stop-motion animated bloody fights between celebrities […]

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‘Life Size 2’ Was Cringey, But the Live Tweets Were Hilarious

In 2000, Tyra Banks and a young Lindsay Lohan made Disney Channel Movie magic in Life Size, where Banks plays a Barbie-like doll who comes to life to help Lohan cope with her mother’s death and come out of her shell. Eighteen years later, Banks made the bold move to […]

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Vectorbeam Outrun

[embedded content] Outrun, the classic racer that blew players’ minds with its huge colorful sprites, is getting an ususual port: to the monochrome vectorbeam world of the vintage Vectrex console. Creator Chris Parsons: A little “demo” I put together today to warm up my coding skills as I get back to developing my second full […]

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15 Shell Jewels That’ll Help You Channel Your ’90s Family Vacation Style

The nostalgia train doesn’t stop. Photo: @crushclub93/Instagram Whether it’s been a subconscious effort to combat feeling like the world is on fire at all times or not, the best things to come out of the fashion world this year have played on kitschy, happy nostalgia. If it wasn’t obvious with all of the beaded bags, […]

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28 of the Coolest Sci-Fi and Fantasy Movies That Got Dumped in August

Whether we love them or love how bad they are, these are the best genre movies that got the August dump.Image: Warner Bros., Warner Bros., Wolfkill Productions Hollywood has what we like to call dump months. These are the couple of times a year where studios toss the movies they don’t think are going to […]

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This country needs Jimmy Carter’s impeccable cardigan collection now more than ever

Werk that runway, JimmyImage: Corbis via Getty Images By Heather Dockray2018-07-30 20:46:43 UTC Like many of you, I’m feeling nostalgic for certain parts of America’s political past: checks and balances, leaders who could spell, and President Jimmy Carter. Don’t @me with all of your “But Jimmy Carter wasn’t a good president” defenses. I took AP […]

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There’s now just one Blockbuster remaining in the U.S.

And then there was one. With the impending closures of Blockbuster locations in Anchorage and Fairbanks, Alaska, just one single store will remain in the country, Anchorage Daily News reported yesterday. The two locations in Alaska will officially close their respective doors on July 16, leaving just one location in Bend, Ore. “…it is sad to […]

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RoboCop Will Ride Again in RoboCop Returns From Director Neill Blomkamp

RoboCop will return in RoboCop Returns.Photo: MGM Yes, you read that right, there’s another RoboCop movie coming. Deadline reports that MGM has hired District 9 director Neill Blomkamp to make a film called RoboCop Returns, a sort of sequel/reboot to the original 1987 Paul Verhoeven film, and unrelated to the 2014 remake. The hope is […]

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