Celebritology 2.0: 80s Nostalgia

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Friday list: 10 non-scary things from pop culture that petrified us as kids

“The Never Ending Story”? Check. Various types of Muppets? Also check.

By Jen Chaney  |  01:53 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Friday Lists | Tags:  Halloween; 80s Nostalgia

Posted at 11:23 AM ET, 10/12/2012

Jon Hamm, Adam Scott and Paul Rudd starred in, literally, ‘The Greatest Event in Television History’

And now you can watch it online. Hint at its greatness: it involves “Simon and Simon.”

By Jen Chaney  |  11:23 AM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jon Hamm, Adam Scott, 80s Nostalgia

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 10/09/2012

On ‘E.T.’ and why the Steven Spielberg classic endures

This writer may or may not have teared up while writing this.

By Jen Chaney  |  05:05 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Movies | Tags:  80s Nostalgia; Steven Spielberg

Posted at 01:23 AM ET, 10/08/2012

John Cusack pulled a Lloyd Dobler during a Peter Gabriel concert

The spirit of Lloyd Dobler is alive and well.

By Jen Chaney  |  01:23 AM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Movies, Music | Tags:  John Cusack; Cameron Crowe; 80s Nostalgia

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 09/27/2012

Sarah Jessica Parker on ‘Glee,’ and the ‘Square Pegs’ anniversary

As Sarah Jessica Parker does “Glee,” let’s celebrate the teen series that got her started.

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Tags:  80s Nostalgia, Glee, Sarah Jessica Parker

Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 08/21/2012

As ‘Dirty Dancing’ turns 25, it’s time to stop putting Baby’s sister in a corner

No one puts Baby in a corner. And they shouldn’t put Lisa Houseman there either.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:18 AM ET, 08/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Movies | Tags:  Dirty Dancing, 80s Nostalgia