It Goes to 11 — trivia

Lordy, Lordy, Guess Who's 40!

Lordy, Lordy, Guess Who's 40!

Forty years ago, Reagan was president, MTV was born, and Mario started climbing ladders in Donkey Kong.  A movie ticket cost less than $3.  Dial your brain cells back to 1981, crack open a New York Seltzer (also born in 1981), and see if you can guess all ten of these freshly over-the-hill films!  1.  2.  3. 4.  5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Think you got 'em?  Check your answers here! 

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Happy Dirty Thirty! Take the 1989 Blockbuster Movie Challenge!

Happy Dirty Thirty!  Take the 1989 Blockbuster Movie Challenge!

Hot dang, these blockbuster flicks all came out in the hot-n-spicy summer of 1989!  Take a moment to feel old, and then take our 1989 Blockbuster Movie Challenge!  Can you guess them all? Click here for answers! 

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Top 10 Best-Selling UK Singles Of The ’80s

Top 10 Best-Selling UK Singles Of The ’80s

Say what you want about the ’80s, but you can’t say they failed to stand the test of time. Hundreds of all-time hit numbers and chart-toppers, box office bombs like Ghostbusters, the style, the spirit. You might as well just take a look out of your window and you’ll likely see someone wearing certain kind of ’80s t-shirt. But what we’re here to discuss are the music singles. We’ll be bringing you cold, hard facts based solely on sales numbers. And when you think about it for a bit, it becomes more than clear that the ’80s brought some mean smash hits...

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Top 10 Arcade Video Games Of The ’80s

The ’80s were the time when the video games started making it big. It was a time when such arcade classics as Pac-Man or Donkey Kong were born, ultimately propelling the video game industry to the major entertainment business it is today. So join us as we pay tribute to video game giants that got the ball rolling. Funny thing is, they may be basic and as simple as they can get, but these classics are by all means still entertaining, meaning that they definitely stood the test of time. But enough small talk, let’s get down to the list and the big 10....

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Knit Picking: 9, No, 12 Famous Sweaters Drawn From Pop Culture

Another week brings another curious list, in this case, one spotlighting famous sweaters and cardigans from film, television, and music. Featured below are 9 12 memorable examples of the form, as illustrated by our crack squad of graphic artists (and conceived by yours truly with a nod to the NYT). And for the record, we have no plans to reproduce any of these distinguished garments (see our: 80’s movie t-shirts). For now… UPDATE: by popular demand, we’ve refreshed our sweater initiative with three additional entries! And printed them on t-shirts!!! 12 Sweaters, 12 Stories The original graphic: 9 Sweaters, 9 Stories On a torso:...

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