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Retro TV, Movies, Music & Video Games

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Turn on your radio or TV and it’s a sure bet you’ll find something that looks and sounds awfully familiar.  Now more than ever, what’s old is new, yesterday is today and if it was good then, it’ll be better now.  Retro is everywhere! Why?  Lots of reasons, really.  We’re getting older and living longer,

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The Star Wars Saga

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Star Wars Began 34 Years Ago This Month Originally published June 7, 2011 The world of Science-Fiction movies is celebrating an important anniversary this month. It is difficult to imagine, for those of us that were there when it started, but the Star Wars saga began 34 years ago. The groundbreaking first movie of the

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History of Tin Signs as Advertising Signage

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The history of advertising signs extends into ancient times. There are many examples of early advertising still in existence today, like the paintings on the walls of shops in Pompeii. Among these ancient paintings are illustrations of bakers distributing their goods as well as what products were available in that shop. Later, tools of the

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