An Unlikely Sight on South Beach

I recently took a weekend trip to Miami, FL with my wife. We met up with extended family and really enjoyed ourselves. As we walked the bustling strip of South Beach enjoying the sights and sounds, I came across something that caught me off guard and made me laugh. There was a young man whoContinue reading “An Unlikely Sight on South Beach”

An official VR review of song and video: “Marriage Goals” by Social Club Misfits (Official Music Video) on YouTube

Listening to this song I think back to the feelings I had when I first met my wife. This track is unique, because it captures the simplicity of love. The fun element of love that so many relationships are lacking these days; What I like to refer to as “Bestfriendness”.  The lyrics capture how IContinue reading “An official VR review of song and video: “Marriage Goals” by Social Club Misfits (Official Music Video) on YouTube”

Video- Inside The Retrodome

https://vintageretroman.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/vid_139451002_024823_933.mp4 Many of you know, I LOVE retro! Come take a virtual tour of my home project I’ve dubbed The Retrodome.  I’ve been working on this space for about a year in my sparetime and it’s still a work in progress.  If you need help building your mancave or have any suggestions for me pleaseContinue reading “Video- Inside The Retrodome”

An official VR review on the book: “How to fade like Griffin.” A must read from one of the America’s forgotten heroes.

I am a firm believer that through out life, we learn some of the most valuable life lessons through places we don’t always expect. I recently took another trip to the barbershop with my kids. My boys are 11 and 8 and they go to the barbershop every two weeks. They have built a relationshipContinue reading “An official VR review on the book: “How to fade like Griffin.” A must read from one of the America’s forgotten heroes.”

Fun VR RetroQuiz 1- Michael Jackson Song Lyrics

In the hit song Smooth Criminal, of whom is Michael asking “are you ok?” In Michael’s opinion, running as fast as you can and not being a macho man, also means to? According to Mr. Jackson, you wanna be starting a certain thing…..but what? From Michael’s Pretty Young Thing, according to his advice what doesContinue reading “Fun VR RetroQuiz 1- Michael Jackson Song Lyrics”

Retro Nintendo Pricing Ad- A thing of beauty.

Isn’t it amazing how times have changed? This ad reflects arguably the greatest home gaming console of all time, the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) sold at an amazing price of $79.99. I am aware that the inflation has happened since the 1980’s, but still systems were much less expensive back then. The NES changed theContinue reading “Retro Nintendo Pricing Ad- A thing of beauty.”

Make it last…..a flashback….

This video snippet is just a glimpse of what made the Hip-Hop and R&B genres of the 1990’s so good. A combination of great lyrics, a great sample from Keith’s Sweat’s original song “Make it last forever”, along with feeling and emotion made this a classic in my opinion. The way that Nas told aContinue reading “Make it last…..a flashback….”