Yongma Land: South Korea’s Abandoned Amusement Park Still Has Much to Offer

(06-28-2017) Joseph Perry takes us on an awesome tour of the abandoned Yongma Land amusement park in South Korea with an assortment of amazing photographs and more.  Abandoned places fans check out this great look at an abandoned theme park. Read More.


Adam West, Famous For His Role As the 1960's Batman, Dies at the Age of 88

(06-11-2017) Adam West, best known for playing the colorful and zany Batman of the late 1960's television series, has passed away at the age of 88.  When It Was Cool takes a look at the man who is the face of Batman for a generation of fans.  Read More.


G.I. Joe Movie News - Will Hasbro Breathe New Life Into An Old Product?

(03-22-2017) When It Was Cool takes a look at the latest G.I. Joe movie and product news including statements made by Hasbro about the future of G.I. Joe.  Read More.


Nashville Flea Market

(02-27-2017) The When It Was Cool family went to the giant Nashville Flea Market and this is what we saw.  Read More.


Star Wars - When It Was Cool YouTube Video - A New Origin for Darth Vader

(02-18-2017) Check out a When It Was Cool YouTube channel video tweaking the origins of Darth Vader from Star Wars:  Revenge of the Sith.  See the video


Star Wars - Episode 3.9 - Rogue One

(12-20-2016) *Spoilers* When It Was Cool reviews Star Wars: Rogue One featuring the redemption of Darth Vader as a villain. *Spoilers*  Read More.


Star Wars - Episode 3 - Revenge of the Sith

(12-19-2016) When It Was Cool reviews Star Wars - Episode 3 - Revenge of the Sith featuring the worst moment in movie history.  Read More.


Small Town Dying

(12-06-2016) When It Was Cool takes a nostalgic look at the death of small town America.  Read More.


Tight Roll Pants

(11-18-2016) When It Was Cool takes a retro look back at the totally not regrettable 1980's Tight Roll pants fad. One of our most read articles... I have no idea why.  Read More.


Star Wars - Episode 2 - Attack of the Clones

(10-05-2016) Karl Stern reviews the second movie in the Star Wars franchise- Episode 2 - The Phantom Menace or the alternate title Darth Vader Falls In Love.  You get the good, the bad, and the ugly of Attack of the Clones.  Read More.


Star Wars - Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace

(10-04-2016) Karl Stern reviews the worst movie in the Star Wars franchise- Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace.  From space angels to Jar Jar Jinks to who built C3-PO you get the good, the bad, and the ugly of the Phantom Menace.  Read More.


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