Did you watch Saved by the Bell: The College Years?

I have been working on these old ads and found this great one for Saved by the Bell: The College Years and now I ask myself, “Why have I not rewatched this series yet?” I think it is time I did something about that. I should probably also rewatch “DuckTales” […]

Bonkers for Bonkers!

If you were sick of eating Starbursts in the 1980s, you could switch to Bonkers. It came in the standard grape, orange, strawberry, watermelon and the odd tasting chocolate. I was always a fan of the watermelon, but it left a strange dairy-like aftertaste. Maybe it was just me. When […]

Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation Trailer

When the Care Bears ruled the Earth, the planet was filled with rainbows, shamrocks and unicorns and all your problems could be hugged away. Now this proabably is not in your history books, but you wonder why the Berlin wall fell? Care Bears. The fall of the Soviet Union? Care […]

TMNT Gum

TMNT Gum!

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are back and they are on the gum. That’s right, now when you reach for a piece of your favorite gum you could be sharing it with Raphael or Michelangelo, because now they have TMNT Gum. I picked up a pack of this gum yesterday […]

7-UP Dots

Merry Christmas from the 7-UP Dots

Twenty years ago the 7-up Dots made their first appearance on television. These cute animated guys quickly became the California Raisin of the soda pop world. They had a great run, but sadly like all mascots they lost their power to sell. Eventually they went the way of the “Where’s […]

Tiger Power cereal

Tiger Power, the Healthier Cereal? No Thank You!

Breakfast Cereal is the food of the gods. Little known fact, Norse deities would cast down judgment from on high while eating a heaping bowl of Lucky Charms. Why breakfast cereal? The crunch? The fact it STAYS crunchy in milk? The cool colors it turns the milk? No! No! No! […]