Full color poster spectacular!

Full color poster spectacular!

From Marvel comics, circa 1978, this ad leaves me almost speechless. A KISS collage! Life size Giant Ladd! Giant McNichols!! Coneheads! L.A. Farrah! Still want that Lynda Carter poster, though I think She Who Must Be Obeyed would not be…

"The Prisoner Puzzle" educational guide from 1976

“The Prisoner Puzzle” educational guide from 1976

I’m a fan of The Prisoner – it’s one of my top 10 favorite shows of all time – so I have always been on the lookout for items associated with the show. In that search, I found this: An…

The preview issue of The Twin Peaks Gazette fan newsletter

The preview issue of The Twin Peaks Gazette fan newsletter

When Twin Peaks exploded as a pop culture phenomenon in 1991, ABC and Lynch/Frost Productions took full advantage by releasing the show’s soundtrack, The Secret Diary of Laura Palmer, a Guide to Twin Peaks, and – of course – by starting a fan…

Go Ape! With Planet of the Apes belt buckles!

Go Ape! With Planet of the Apes belt buckles!

God, I loved the seventies. Only in that mixed-up decade would this product idea exist in real life. Ladies and gentlemen… Planet of the Apes belt buckles, with matching belts! And matching western tie!!

G.I.Joe Fan Club Certificates!

G.I.Joe Fan Club Certificates!

I’m a G.I.Joe collector and fan – mostly of the 12″ figures, though I have quite a few of the 3 3/4″ figures as well. Way back in 1968, the original Joe toy line changed to “explorers” in reaction to…

Twin Peaks TV Guide Ads!

From 1990/1991. Enjoy.

“We are on the air!” TV Guide reviews Lynch/Frost’s On The Air

Lost in all the excitement of the Twin Peaks revival is the fact that David Lynch and Mark Frost did more than just Twin Peaks together. They did a fantastic documentary series called American Chronicles… and a sitcom named On The Air….

Some more Twin Peaks ephemera for ya…

Since this is National “Twin Peaks is Coming Back” week, I’m gonna just keep posting cool paperwork and articles from when the show first aired. Here’s a great satirical portrait that was in an issue of Entertainment Weekly: Here’s the…

BOB Wanted Poster

BOB Wanted Poster

You may want to print this out to get ready for 2016…  

A letter from the mayor of Twin Peaks

The Twin Peaks nostalgia continues, this time with a scan of the letter from the Mayor of Twin Peaks the Honorable Dwayne Milford. This letter was sent to members of the Twin Peaks fan club along with the free Twin…

The Twin Peaks “Family Tree”

Lots of people are buzzing about the potential return of one of my favorite shows, Twin Peaks, after a couple of cryptic tweets were simu-posted by creators Mark Frost and David Lynch. “That gum you like is coming back in…

Actor's "instruction manual" for the Star Trek: The Motion Picture bridge

Actor’s “instruction manual” for the Star Trek: The Motion Picture bridge

This is a real cool one. In 1978, when they were filming Star Trek: The Motion Picture, the production designer put together an “instruction manual” of the Enterprise bridge for the actors. Yes, the actors had actual guidance as to what buttons…

Star Wars: Jedi Arena for the Atari 2600!

Star Wars: Jedi Arena for the Atari 2600!

I love the Atari 2600, for many reasons. The biggest one is, of course, it was the first video game system I ever owned… and I played the crap out of it. I still remember spending HOURS trying to beat…