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Jun
28
Name the TV show: "And to our future. No matter who it may take us up against or where."

Name the TV show: "And to our future. No matter who it may take us up against or where."

There’s nothing quite like staying up until 2 a.m. on a random night in the middle of summer...
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Jun
27
The 10 best cereals that only existed in the 90s

The 10 best cereals that only existed in the 90s

Let’s be real for a second: the ‘90s were peak-cereal era....
4 min read
Jun
20
Forrest Gump sitting on a bench.

What was the highest-grossing movie of the 90s?

The '90s were all over the place in terms of movies, but boy, there are some good ones—and many that made A LOT of money....
1 min read
Jun
19
The top 5 retro cars you can play in Rocket League

The top 5 retro cars you can play in Rocket League

Whenever they release a retro car like one of these, I can't help but buy it....
3 min read
Jun
15
What does ALF stand for?

What does ALF stand for?

A sitcom about an alien who moves in with a middle-class family—how could the TV execs say no?...
Jun
14
5 retro movies to celebrate AI (probably not) becoming conscious

5 retro movies to celebrate AI (probably not) becoming conscious

Here at Classic Nerd, the news that a Google engineer thinks the AI chatbot he’s been working on has become sentient wasn’t shocking or scary. That’s because we’ve been preparing for this moment for decades....
3 min read
Jun
14
Every dinosaur in the Jurassic Park and Jurassic World movies — ranked

Every dinosaur in the Jurassic Park and Jurassic World movies — ranked

Both Michael Crichton and Steven Spielberg cited their own childhood fascinations with dinos as what sparked their passion for Jurassic Park. It is pretty incredible after all to think that these beasts—both the gentle giants and not so gentle giants—once ruled the Earth....
17 min read
Jun
14
What TV show does 'and knowing is half the battle' come from?

What TV show does 'and knowing is half the battle' come from?

Let's see how much TV you watched back in the 80s....
Jun
14
6 questions about the Jurassic Park movies

6 questions about the Jurassic Park movies

Take a trip down memory lane with one of the most beloved and enduring movie franchises of all time. Click...
1 min read
Jun
14
Name the Mario character

Name the Mario character

Nintendo has produced many lovable characters. I mean, even Bowser is likable on some level. See if you can name...