Keeping the '50s Alive!

Faking The Fifties: In Bloom

Hi folks, Welcome to the newest section of Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever: "Faking The Fifties"! In this segment, each post will showcase something (a show, a movie or a video) that’s supposed to take place in the 1950’s. I’ll talk about its content, and its accuracy. I know I've mentioned this… Continue reading Faking The Fifties: In Bloom

Keeping the '50s Alive!, Life in the 1950's, Music in the 50's

Searchin’ For the 50’s: Heartthrobs from Philly

Welcome to “Searchin’ For The 50’s!” I was inspired to do this segment when I was reviewing some of the things people were searching for that sent them to my blog. While some of the search terms sent them to a post with the exact information they were seeking, I realized that not every search… Continue reading Searchin’ For the 50’s: Heartthrobs from Philly

Keeping the '50s Alive!

Movie Misconceptions: Pulp Fiction

Usually this section is about music. But this post is about a movie. So, I'll call this particular post Movie Misconceptions. Let it be known, I'm not the biggest fan of movies. I especially dislike biopics. Because One: they're almost never very accurate and Two: they bring certain things to light that we might not… Continue reading Movie Misconceptions: Pulp Fiction

Keeping the '50s Alive!

Faking The Fifties: Do The Macaroni

Hi folks, this is Retro Dee and once again, I have a new segment for you! This segment is called "Faking The Fifties" (a subdivision of "Keeping The Fifties Alive"). In this segment, each post will showcase a scene from a show or a movie that's supposed to take place in the 1950's. I'll talk… Continue reading Faking The Fifties: Do The Macaroni

Keeping the '50s Alive!

Book Chapter Review: The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto

Hi folks, it's Retro Dee and I thought I'd do something different. So for this post, I'm going to review a book. Well, not exactly a whole book, but a chapter in a book. I'm not the most avid reader, truth be told. I'm not really sure how to begin this, as I've never even… Continue reading Book Chapter Review: The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto

Keeping the '50s Alive!, Life in the 1950's

Searchin’ For the 50’s: Dogs in the 1950’s

Welcome to “Searchin’ For The 50’s!” I was inspired to do this segment when I was reviewing some of the things people were searching for that sent them to my blog. While some of the search terms sent them to a post with the exact information they were seeking, I realized that not every search… Continue reading Searchin’ For the 50’s: Dogs in the 1950’s