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McHale, 'MASH,' And Gomer Pyle: War Is Hell, And Makes ...

December 20, 2018

The U.S. military is such a huge part of our life and national culture -- it's no wonder military-themed TV shows have been a staple of television since its ...

The Sweet: 10 Candies Of The '70s You Ate Way Too Much ...

October 9, 2018

Reese's Pieces, Pop Rocks, Jelly Bellies -- for kids prowling the candy aisle at the local 7-Eleven or Circle-K in the 1970s, there was a constant stream of ...

'If I Leave Here Tomorrow:' Musicians Who Died In Plane...

October 5, 2018

Ronnie Van Zant of Lynyrd Skynyrd, being interviewed on July 10, 1976 at Stouffer's Hotel in Atlanta, GA. (Photo by Tom Hill/WireImage) The course of rock 'n ...

Brando, McQueen, Mitchum, Burton: Hollywood Bad Boys Of...

October 4, 2018

Marlon Brando as Stanley Kowalski in 'A Streetcar Named Desire'. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) We've always been interested in celebrity antics and m...

Lucy, Lassie, The Beav: What Were The Best '50s TV Show...

March 30, 2018

Left: Tony Dow as Wally Cleaver and Jerry Mathers as Beaver Cleaver in 'Leave It to Beaver,' circa 1960. Right: James Arness and Amanda Blake in 'Gunsmoke.' Sou...

Here Comes The Judge, And More Groovy Cars from the '60...

March 28, 2018

The names command reverence now: Mustang, Chevelle, Charger, GTO, Corvette. In the 1960s, American car buyers fell in love with speed and power. Manufacturer...

Cartoon Characters From The '50s And '60s: Which Was Yo...

February 14, 2018

With so many channels and on-demand everything, kids are flooded with as many cartoons as they can stand these days -- but in the pre-cable days it was a dif...

Charo, The Eternal 'Cuchi-Cuchi' Girl, Then And Now

January 17, 2018

Charo became a familiar face and figure to American TV viewers in the '70s, making comedic appearances on Chico & The Man, Fantasy Island, The Love Boat, and just a...

Girl Groups Of The '60s: Pre-Beatles Queens Of The Pop ...

October 4, 2017

Ronnie Spector of The Ronettes, circa 1964. (Photo by Gilles Petard/Redferns) Girl groups of the 1960s were responsible for some of the catchiest hits of the ...

1960s One-Hit Wonders: They Had #1 Singles, Then Poof! ...

September 13, 2017

Left: Jeannie C Riley (Photo by GAB Archive/Redferns). Right: Single jacket art for Zager and Evans' 'In The Year 2525.' Source: discogs.com Remember "Alley-O...