There is no doubt that 77-year-old Darla Shaw is an eccentric…and she is proud of that label. When she is not teaching as a full time college professor, She may be playing in her Kazoo and steel drum band… or attending her belly dancing class, or teaching Alzheimer awareness to middle school students, or traveling […]
If you are more than 30 years old, this is the perfect video for you. First of all, lets congratulate ourselves for making it through the disco age into the new millennium! It’s a big thing! And even though only 20-30 years have passed, things changed drastically. The world is so much different today than […]
The 80’s was really the Genesis of home computing, so Sesame Street had a special on the new technology. A group of New York school children were asked what a computer is. Their answers are enlightening and, interestingly, not much different than what a child today would say.
2016 is a special one for Hanson brothers. Mmmbop, a song that made them famous in 1997 is celebrating its 20th birthday. During one of the interviews about their anniversary this year the topic of covers came up. Brothers attributed the lack of “Mmmbop” covers to people not being able to sing the chorus right. “Most […]
With Oscar’s big night just around the corner, now is a great time to remind ourselves of some great movies with stunning visual effects from the past. Since this year is almost all special effects, Burger Fiction created a montage of every movie which won an Academy Award for Best Visual Effects. Note from the author […]
Every Christmas has that one special toy every kid wants. And of course, there’s the one that stands on the top of the wishlist for the whole decade. With Christmas just around the corner, Mode decided to review the best toys from the past century that defined each generation. Which one is your favorite?
This is what happens when a quartet who has committed itself to the good old days realizes that, one day, the pop songs of today will be considered “good old songs”. It’s funny how music works. It seems every generation, the older folks complain how the music just isn’t as good as it used to […]