‘National Lampoon’ began as an offshoot of a college humor magazine and developed into one of the most influential voices in American comedy.
Garbage Pail Kids were a smash hit, but they also drew intense criticism from concerned parents—and renowned ocean diver Jacques Cousteau.
Pizza Hut's president had an idea to get kids flocking to libraries and book fairs: Give them some free pizza.
Before Nintendo burrowed its way into millions of homes, it had to win over retailers in New York City—and the difficulty level was set to 'almost impossible.'
Ultra-wide-legged JNCO jeans look ridiculous today, but back in the 1990s, JNCOs were the pants that defied authority ... as well as common sense and many school dress codes.