80s Halloween Costume Spooktacular

In this episode I talk about some of the memorable homemade costumes I wore as a kid and I give a list of 10 I wish I had as a kid and as an adult.

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It Came From…Issue #2

Welcome back to the new and improved IT CAME FROM….My Side of the Laundry Room. In this issue I un-bag a few McDonald’s Happy Meal Toys from the 80s and I take a look at one of the oldest gaming books in my collection…1978’s D&D Player’s Handbook. Continue reading “It Came From…Issue #2”

20 Favorite COBRA Vehicles

In this weeks episode with explore the motorized world of the vile terrorist organization known as COBRA. Sometimes wacky, weird, and down right silly, COBRA had some of the most inventive vehicles of any toy line of the 1980s. Continue reading “20 Favorite COBRA Vehicles”

G.I. Joe PSA Reactions

Let me begin by saying “THIS EPISODE WAS SO FUN TO FILM”! Ok, now that is outta the way. In this episode Chris and I watch and comment on 10 G.I. Joe PSAs that used to appear at the end of G.I. Joe cartoon episodes. It was a blast from the past and ripe for the skewering. Continue reading “G.I. Joe PSA Reactions”

2 Year Anniversary – Best Of The 80s

Disc Jockey Casey Kasem always used to say “Keep your feet on the ground and keep reaching for the stars” when he would sign off of the American Top 40. I loved to listen to his broadcasts, not just for the music but for his overpowering sense of positivity. To me Continue reading “2 Year Anniversary – Best Of The 80s”

TMNT RPG Source Books – More Strangeness Part 1

With all the hustle and bustle this weekend throwing my son his 3rd birthday party, I didn’t get a chance to edit the newest episode of LIVE (which I’m still thinking about changing the name). In its place this week I bring to you the next installment of my little walkthrough of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Role Playing Game (or TMNT RPG for short). Continue reading “TMNT RPG Source Books – More Strangeness Part 1”

Toys I Wish I Had As A Kid – Transformers Edition

Like I have done a few time in the past, I go back to those dark times in my past and drudge up the feelings of loss and disappointment over toys I never got. This time it’s all about Transformers and believe me when I say I could do a few lists just about this awesome and popular toy line. Continue reading “Toys I Wish I Had As A Kid – Transformers Edition”

Transformers: Cartoons VS Reality

Have you ever watched the Transformers cartoon show as a kid and said “WOW, I wish they made a toy of THAT!” Then one day your walking through a store and see said character was turned into a toy -or- saw a well made and over produced commercial Continue reading “Transformers: Cartoons VS Reality”

A BRIGHT Future For Urban Fantasy?

Wow, It’s Tuesday already….or more correctly YouTubesday? I hope I can make up for missing yet another Monstrous Monday with a monster infused episode of LIVE. in this episode we talk about the trailer for the Netflix movie BRIGHT and the genre of Urban Fantasy. Continue reading “A BRIGHT Future For Urban Fantasy?”

Childhood Blunders – B.B. Gun Apocalypse!

Not a day goes by where I regret one of the stupidest phases I went through as a preteen and early teen, B.B. Guns. The B.B. Gun itself isn’t the thing I regret, it was quiet fun. No, Continue reading “Childhood Blunders – B.B. Gun Apocalypse!”