Activity from 1970s

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, July 27th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

Hey Swaggernauts! Another Friday, another classic TV sign-off to remind us of the days when even TV had to get some sleep. Enjoy this 1970s classic from Rochester, New York:

Have a great weekend Swaggernauts! See you Monday…

Battle of the Sexes

Posted by on Tue, September 20th, 2011 at 10:00 am
38 years ago today, 29-year-old Billie Jean King stepped onto the tennis court to take on Bobby Rigg, a retired tennis star who said that women were inferior, couldn’t take the pressure of a match with him and that at his age, he could still beat any woman out there. At a time when the ... Read More »

Saturday Video of the Week

Posted by on Sat, August 20th, 2011 at 12:00 pm
They just don’t make children’s programming like they used to. Case in point: this clever, catchy Sesame Street segment from 1971 in which a “shady” character tries to sell a vowel that “fell off the back of a truck” to Ernie: Anyone else remember this?

Swagbucks: Signing Off For The Week

Posted by on Fri, August 12th, 2011 at 5:00 pm
The Cuyahoga River wasn’t the only thing running in Cleveland back in the 1970s – they also had this classic TV Signoff in the wee hours of the morning: Short, sweet and super 70s. Have a great weekend, everyone!

Saturday Video of the Week

Posted by on Sat, July 23rd, 2011 at 11:00 am
In case you thought that Captain America: The First Avenger was the first big screen appearance of Good Ol’ Cap, you’re sorely mistaken. Starting with a serial in the 40s and including a big bomb of a movie in 1990, the worst on-screen incarnation of Captain America has to be the 1979 TV movie starring ... Read More »