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Mtv trying a classic channel

MTV Trying a Classic Channel

Get ready to enter a time machine because MTV is joining the 90s craze and creating a channel completely dedicated to it. MTV will be rebooting television channel VH1 Classic, as MTV Classic. The channel will be “an eclectic mix of fan-favorite MTV series and music programming drawn from across its rich history, with a special…

10 childhood toys that’ll make you nostalgic

10 Childhood Toys That’ll Make You Nostalgic

Don’t you wish you could go back in time to your childhood when all you had was your favorite toys and a worry-free life? Sometimes it’s hard not to feel bad for the kids of today with their iPad’s and iPhone’s. Listen Millennial kids, we’re going to let you finish, but 90s kids had the…

Boyhood: A Look at Nostalgia and Millennial Geeks

Boyhood, written and directed by Richard Linklater, is the story of one boy growing up during the turn of the millennium.  It was filmed over the course of 12 years as sort of a period piece set in the present.  Because of this, much of Boyhood feels like the story of every millennial.  It traces…

Nostalgia goggles: the top 10 most recognizable goggles in fandom

Nostalgia Goggles: The Top 10 Most Recognizable Goggles In Fandom

What is it about goggles that makes them so aesthetically pleasing?  They’re everywhere from cartoons to video games, to live-action movies.  They’re a staple of the Steampunk movement.  So, what’s the draw?  Is it that they cover up the forehead?  Is it that you can pull them down when things get serious?  Goggles today are…

Good girl gone geek

Good Girl Gone Geek

My girlfriend is an outdoors person. She’s an adept tree-climber, in her life she has ridden everything from horses to tractors everywhere from Zimbabwe to Washington DC. I, on the other hand, spent my formative teenage years streaming Battlestar Galactica. When we started dating almost three years ago, two things were likely to happen: 1) Her…