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The Retroist Podcast takes a nostalgic look back at the last 30 years of retro themed pop culture. Get your regular fix of retro with interviews, reviews and fun filled information. If you enjoy retro pop culture you are in for a real treat.

The Retroist Podcast takes a nostalgic look back at the last 30 years of retro themed pop culture. Get your regular fix of retro with interviews, reviews and fun filled information. If you enjoy retro pop culture you are in for a real treat.
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United States

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The Retroist Podcast takes a nostalgic look back at the last 30 years of retro themed pop culture. Get your regular fix of retro with interviews, reviews and fun filled information. If you enjoy retro pop culture you are in for a real treat.

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English


Episodes

Retroist Major League Podcast

5/20/2019
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On the newest episode of the Retroist Podcast, I discuss the baseball comedy classic, Major League. This is a fun summer film about America's sport. I hope listening to the show might persuade you to check it out,

Duration:00:18:34

Retroist Mac and Me Podcast

4/10/2019
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On this episode of the Retroist Podcast, I tackle the 1988 cult classic, Mac and Me. Despite knowing that his film is unintentionally funny, I find it charming and worthy of watching unironically.

Duration:00:19:43

Retroist The Private Eyes Podcast

3/5/2019
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On this week's Retroist Podcast I discuss the 1980 comedy classic, "The Private Eyes," starring Don Knotts and Tim Conway. An underrated classic that I hope you will check out.

Duration:00:17:24

Retroist Trading Places Podcast

12/22/2018
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On this episode of the Retroist Podcast, I discuss the eighties comedy classic, "Trading Places." It is a perfect film to watch this holiday season. Even if you don't listen to the show, I hope this reminds you to rewatch the movie.

Duration:00:21:54

Retroist Hunt the Wumpus Podcast

11/14/2018
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On today's show I talk the groundbreaking early computer game, Hunt the Wumpus. I begin the show talking about how accessible the game was to a young me and how it was the highlight of my early time in my High School Computer Club. After that I move onto the game itself.

Duration:00:18:28

Retroist Halloween Special 2018

10/30/2018
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Welcome to the 2018 edition of the Retroist Podcast. On today’s show, I finally shut up and turn the microphone over to other people who tell their Halloween stories. The Retroist Podcast is divided into two sections. A smaller section where I tell a story related to the subject of the podcast and a longer […]

Duration:00:20:37

Retroist Halloween Commercials Special Podcast

10/25/2018
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On today's show, I share with you a few of my favorite from the past on the Retroist Halloween Commercial Specials Podcast. From food to haunted mansions, I play a wide array of ads, all of them focused around this most creepy of holidays.

Duration:00:29:00

Retroist Halloween II Podcast

10/18/2018
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More of the night he came home!

Duration:00:22:58

Retroist CHiPs Podcast

10/8/2018
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Listen to the season 11 premier episode of the Retroist Podcast, CHiPs. Join Ponch, Jon and the rest of the California Highway Patrol as they fight crime, have fun and look great doing it.

Duration:00:21:11

Retroist Season 11 Fall Preview Podcast

9/10/2018
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Welcome to the Retroist Season 11 Fall Preview! On today's show I hope to give you a glimpse into the new season and entertain you a bit.

Duration:00:10:03

Retroist Lazer Tag Podcast

5/14/2018
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This week’s Retroist Podcast is about the classic toy from World’s of Wonder, Lazer Tag. I start the show with a story about how my friends and I spent a good part of an amazing summer playing Lazer Tag together. It is a cherished memory that would not have happened without Lazer Tag. Then I […]

Duration:00:22:08

Retroist Night Court Podcast

4/23/2018
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This week’s Retroist Podcast is about the classic sitcom, Night Court. I begin the show talking about how Harry Anderson inspired my love of magic, even though I am not that good at it. I was not planning on doing a Night Court podcast this season. It was a subject I tried to record a […]

Duration:00:23:41

Retroist Gymkata Podcast

4/16/2018
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This week’s Retroist Podcast is about the 1985 cult film classic, “Gymkata” I begin the podcast talking about my first exposure to the film. How I found the concept of combining gymnastics and karate compelling at first, but ultimately came to find this idea strange. Finally I summarize my own martial arts style and how […]

Duration:00:17:44

Retroist Roseanne Podcast

4/9/2018
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This week’s Retroist Podcast is about a show that recently returned after a long break, “Roseanne.” on the Retroist Roseanne Podcast I start off talking about why I watched Roseanne during its first run and why I will be checking out the reboots. I tried recording this show a few years ago and was never […]

Duration:00:21:16

Retroist Foul Play Podcast

4/2/2018
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This week’s Retroist Podcast is all about the 1978 comedy thriller, “Foul Play”. I start off by talking about how I briefly lived my dream of re-enacting a scene from this movie after I moved to California. It was glorious. Then I talk about the writer/director, the cast, the locations, the soundtrack, the TV series […]

Duration:00:14:04

Retroist Three Amigos Podcast

3/26/2018
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This week on the Retroist Podcast I tackle a film I have attempted to record a few times in the past, Three Amigos. I start off talking about quoting and emulating films will always be popular and how the infamous Three Amigos salute was banned in my school. Which naturally just made it a lot […]

Duration:00:19:57

Retroist Toys R Us Podcast

3/19/2018
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On this week’s show, I talk about the world’s biggest toy store, Toys R Us. I open by talking about how I felt special going to Toys R Us, because it felt like it was a store meant for me. I originally attempted to record this show a few years ago and was not happy […]

Duration:00:19:08

Retroist Sega Genesis Podcast

3/12/2018
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On this week’s show I talk about the storied video game console, the Sega Genesis or Mega Drive. I begin the episode by discussing how the Genesis would become my entry point to the world of retro gaming, well before that was a thing. This episode has been requested by lots of people over the […]

Duration:00:25:43

Retroist Press Your Luck Podcast

3/5/2018
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On today’s show I talk about the game show classic, Press Your Luck. I kick off the show talking about how comforting it was to watch great shows like this when I was home from school. Then I talk a little about how I turned the Whammies from the show into monsters in my Dungeons […]

Duration:00:19:52

Retroist Point Break Podcast

2/23/2018
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I recently watched the Fast and the Furious for the first time. Its similarities to Point Break drove me to rewatch Point Break. This despite having some negative feelings about the film. So I talk about those feelings, where they come from, and how some things are worth revisiting despite your feelings. Then I move […]

Duration:00:20:34