Posts Tagged ‘80s’
The Halloween Club
Posted on: March 18th, 2016 by Anthony Rapino

Ever since I started sculpting, I have wanted to create a throwback to the mail-in kids’ club packages I remember from the 80s and 90s.  Those, now nostalgic, sign-ups we’d send in–sometimes with box tops, sometimes with Kool-Aid stamps or product labels–which resulted in a surprise package at our doorsteps. These boxes would contain all […]

Video Games are Cool!
Posted on: January 30th, 2014 by Anthony Rapino 2 Comments

Retro-graphic Evidence “Video Games are Cool!” Based on the first Retro-graphic Evidence article, I think we can all agree I have a shaky grasp on what is cool.  Chanting TMNT lyrics in the school yard?  Come on, young Tony!  You’re better than that!  As it turns out, I was better than that, because around the […]

Horror and the 80’s: Best Friends Forever
Posted on: August 28th, 2013 by Anthony Rapino 6 Comments

I’m sitting at my computer desk at 12:01 on a Wednesday afternoon, typing what you now read, while I listen to the heavy drops of rain fall outside my window.  It’s dark in this room–because it’s grey and overcast outside.  It’s not too hot here, but the humidity makes everything–even inside–feel damp.  I don’t mind […]

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