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Retro Renegades Pop Culture Power Hour Episodes

  • Season 2- Episode 3: Ghostbusters
    So… after repeated viewings of Ghostbusters: Afterlife, the fellas got all sentimental and wanted to chit chat about the films that started it all. They talk so long in fact that they have to take a potty break, and have to deal with several technica…
  • Season 2-Episode 2: Questionable Cartoons and Traumatizing Animated Films
    What’s happening friends? This week we explore several children’s cartoons that were based on R rated films and why this might not be a great idea. After that, we help each other process the animated films that traumatized us and try to figure out why….
  • Season 2-Episode 1: Home Video Game Consoles
    I’m pretty sure everyone remembers their very first home video game system. Many times they fall victim to a garage sale, but the lucky few still have these relics from the past hanging out in a box somewhere in their place. This week we are talking ab…
  • Episode 40: The Jim Henson Series part 3- Jim Henson Productions
    This week we continue to celebrate Jim Henson by discussing other cinematic ventures that he was involved in. We start out with some that we aren’t that familiar with, so it’s kind of a wandering, rambling trip for a few minutes… but things pick up w…
  • Episode 39: The Jim Henson Series part 2- The Muppets
    Hi ho, and here we go… on to the next (long) chapter of our tribute to the work of Jim Henson. This time we take a super deep dive into all things Muppet. I know that it’s hard to believe that a combination of cloth, buttons, ping pong balls, and fel…
  • Episode 38: The Jim Henson Series part 1- Sesame Street
    It goes without saying that everyone who was once a child (and we hope that’s everyone) has been affected and influenced by the work of Jim Henson. He was, without a doubt, the greatest puppeteer ever. We are going to take the next few shows to pay tri…
  • Episode 37: The Cartoons That Warped Our Fragile Minds
    When most people think of cartoons they think of Saturday mornings and bowls of cereal…. but there was a generation of cartoons that were late night, lewd, crude and just plain old funny. It was humor for the MTV generation, and we loved it. This epi…
  • Episode 36: Children’s Educational Shows
    Sometimes you have to trick kids into learning, and we had some great shows to do just that. Many of these shows are iconic staples in our childhood. It doesn’t matter the age or the subject matter, these shows prepared us for school, for socialization…
  • Halloween Bonus Episode: The Great Pumpkin Watch Along
    Happy Halloween from your pals here at The Power Hour! We thought we’d give you a little something different, if you are so inclined feel free to watch It’s The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown along with us as we provide nonsensical commentary. We hope you…
  • Episode 35: Horror Hosts
    You may remember struggling through a yawn, sleepily eating popcorn as you waited under a blanket on the couch for that late night monster movie to start. It was always a rewarding triumph if you were able to stay awake for the beginning, even if you w…