All posts tagged: Dazed and Confused

Mint Condition: Trading Cards for Fictional Athletes

Talented artist Cuyler Smith has created a series of trading cards based on fictional athletes. The series features so many great cards with characters from The Mighty Ducks, Friday Night Lights, Varsity Blues, Caddyshack, Space Jam, Slapshot, The Karate Kid, Rookie of the Year and the list goes on and on. Give this guy a follow on Instagram or check out his website here (where you can actually purchase this stuff!). In the meantime, here is a taste of this guy’s talents. Enjoy.   Advertisements

Alright, Alright, Alright: Matthew McConaughey’s Dazed and Confused Audition

Is this an eery foreshadow to all those Lincoln commercials? Ironically McConaughey does not say his now iconic line “alright, alright, alright” in this audition but other than that this is basically his whole performance from the film Dazed and Confused. This audition had me thinking two things: 1. Matthew McConaughey was born to play this role. 2. He was barely in the film and still is the most remembered part of it. For those of you who still haven’t seen Dazed and Confused, I highly recommend it. It’s a coming of age story that takes place over one day back in the 70s when the drinking age was 18 and apparently child child abuse and statutory rape were not only accepted but encouraged in some cases…

Greatest Movie Soundtrack Of All Time (March Madness Style)

Last year, we here at The Nostalgia Blog did a little tournament in the honor of March Madness to decide what is in fact the greatest movie soundtrack of all time. The tournament was broken down into 4 divisions (as seen above) that were: The 90s, Miscellaneous, Throwback and Musicals. The debate was fierce and the beers were flowing find out how it all went down. Check out all 3 episodes here and feel free to blast us on our no doubt awful decisions. Enjoy! Episode 1 Episode 2 Episode 3