Retrovision

WFGR Retrovision-This Day In History
It was 24 years ago today the uprising in Tiananmen Square happened. Chinese riots and the subsequent changes inside the Peoples' Republic. Watch this WFGR Retrovision of the most indelible image of the standoff.
WFGR Retrovision – Michigan’s Adventure
Remember way back when...Michigan's Adventure was called Deer Park Fun Land
Well, about 1980 they made the turn away from a couple attractions and 100 deer. 
Today, Michigan's Adventure bring people in from all over the Midwest for thrills, chills and of course the great water park...
WFGR Retrovision-Volkswagon and Da Da Da
Remember when TV ads used to feature obscure music tracks, instead of high profile polished commercial acts? The good folks at Volkswagon help us with this installment of Retrovision. My friend Jamie asked me about this song, and as I revisited it I thought it would fit here!
WFGR Retrovision–The Worst Songs Of The 70’s!
A couple of days ago on Regis and Kelly Lee And Gelman and Michael Strahan, the hosts-all 5 of them--revealed a list of the worst songs of the 80's, written by Robert of the Radish, music critic for Yahoo! The song he deemed the "Worst Song of the 80's"? The Pina Colada S…
WFGR Retrovision: Nipsey Russell [VIDEO]
Anyone remember Nipsey? I do, mostly from game shows from the 60's-90's!  This is a guy that managed to stay on TV for almost 4 decades, for really, just being a polished and funny comedian.  Plus of course his trademark poems and "Words of Wisdom"...
WFGR Retrovision: Burger Chef [VIDEO]
Okay, Raise your hand if you remember Burger Chef?   Yep, me too. Sadly, they aren't around any longer, and they were all mostly sold what we now call Hardees.   Remember the good ol days and these commercials?  Let's head on down to the Burger Chef for a burger an…
WFGR Rretrovision: Slim Goodbody!
Here's another WFGR Retrovision. Who remembers Slim Goodbody? I do! He was this freaky looking guy who wore flash colored body suits with organs and bones all drawn on them to represent your body.
WFGR Retrovision: Room 222 [VIDEO]
My God! Can you believe TV ever was like this. Remember this show at all? It ran for a few years in the early 1970's.  Karen Valentine was pretty, but I found the rest of this show just very odd. I think it was supposed to be "funny" yet the mood is anything but funny in …

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