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Rocky – The Balboa Family

Rocky – The Balboa Family

Every underdog needs supporting friends or family to help them push that little bit harder to achieve their dreams. Rocky Balboa is no exception. With the odds stacked against him, Balboa has to have a supporting crew consisting of both friends and family to help him through the difficult times. The ‘difficult times’ ...

The A-Team – The Van

The A-Team – The Van

Who can forget one of the most memorable vehicles to make an appearance in 1983. In fact, who would want to. I’m talking about the black 1983 GMC van with a large tapering red stripe going up the sides ending in a red spoiler on the roof above the back doors. The van had custom red and black rims and was driven by a ...

Platform Games of the 80s

Platform Games of the 80s

Video games have gone through dramatic change since their inception with Pong and other very early titles. Games have gone through such transformations as simple left to right object movement, top to bottom object movement, platform jumping, 3-D action and games where you are in complete control of the characters with ...

DC Comics – Top 10 Super Heroes

DC Comics – Top 10 Super Heroes

1. Superman – Truth, Justice, and the American Way. It seems like anyone could describe Superman without a problem. With his classic blue, red, and yellow outfit, the S emblem and the red cape. Superman is everyone’s definition of a classic super hero. He’s originally from the planet Krypton and has taken the alter ...

Metallica: Home Base

Metallica: Home Base

Lars Ulrich, Metallic’s drummer, was born to a regular middle-class family in Denmark. He was a great tennis player, and in his mid-teens he moved to Los Angeles, California to further his training. As these things go, he of course left tennis to become a drummer. After putting an add in a local paper, “The Recycler,” ...

Who is Batman?

Who is Batman?

Batman, the man behind the black mask and leather suit who saves the day and protects Gotham City each night. He’s a hero, yes, but besides that who is he really? Between 1989 and 2008 six films were made about Batman and his many crusades, villains and more. In each movie we learned a little bit more about the man ...

80s Television Nostalgia

80s Television Nostalgia

We think back on the television from our childhoods, and wonder, where did television like that go. Today, we have better acting to watch, story lines that follow a common thread and digital picture. We have better make-up, more lifelike action footage, and more believable drama. We also definitely have better script ...

Nintendo – Games and Consoles

Nintendo – Games and Consoles

In every walk of life, industry, profession, etceteras, there is at least one transformational event that is remembered as a turning point.  In the computer industry the launch of the Windows operating system transformed the way computers operate and helped shape the “personal computing” (PC) marketplace.  In video ...

Transformers – Heroic Autobots

Transformers – Heroic Autobots

The Transformers are robots in disguise. The Autobots are heroic and honourable. They are dedicated to peace and making sure that others are protected from their enemies, the Decepticons. They traditionally take non-combat modes like domestic vehicles and rescue vehicles. Here is a list of several popular Autobots. ...

The Who: Musical Sensation

The Who: Musical Sensation

The Who began as many rock bands of the twentieth century as a jazz group. Called The Confederates, the band was formed by John Entwistle and Peter Townshend. Eventually the two met Roger Daltrey and joined his group, The Detours. Keith Moon eventually came into the band as their drummer. With the arrival of Moon the ...