Tag Archives: 1990s

The Many Deaths of Barney The Dinosaur: Barn1

I found these floating around AOL back in in the mid-1990s, perfect entertainment for a 12-year-old with a chip on his shoulder! If anyone can help me track down the original creator, please let me know!

“Roadkill on the information highway.”

McDonald’s: “New Big Mac Extra Value Meal” Commercials (circa 1992)

A pair of commercial spots for McDonald’s new Big Mac Extra Value Meal (only $2.99!), back before “order by number” was a thing.

Only three American pesos for a Big Mac, large fries, and large Coke?!? Back in the day when a crisp fiver would buy you lunch (or dinner). Also back in the day when going to McDonald’s was worth ditching your friends for! Before the dark times, before Super Size Me.

South Park: Who Is Cartman’s Father?

Remember when we were all dying to know who Cartman’s father was? Somehow, I ended up with this sound clip in my collection:

Well, since I’m on the nostalgia train, why don’t I just link the episode from South Park Studios for your viewing and remembering pleasure. Sit back, watch, and remember when the world was a simpler place back in the late 1990s.

MC Hammer: “2 Legit 2 Quit”

In which James Brown equips MC Hammer to battle Michael Jackson for popular music supremacy.

This is, hands-down, one of the best music videos ever made.

MC Hammer – 2 Legit 2 Quit (1991) from Golden Era Videos on Vimeo.

Metropolitan Mattress (circa 1992)

A pair of mattress commercials from the early 1990s.

The Most Annoying Sound In The World

https://soundcloud.com/matt-eargle/the-most-annoying-sound-in-the-world

Remember the 90s, when Intel showed commercials during every available slot? Yeah, that chime got a little overplayed, but the Bunnymen were cool!

Maaco: “1/2 Price Paint Sale” (circa 1992)