The 25 Best 1970s TV Theme Songs

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Step into the time machine with me, and let’s wind back to a period when television sets were encased in robust wooden cabinets and color TV was still new and exciting. TV theme songs in the 1970s weren’t just jingles—they were a cultural phenomenon, a vibrant slice of Americana that lingers even today. Remember the evenings when … Read more

1970s Sports Commercials That Captured Our Hearts

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The 1970s gifted us with a remarkable blend of advertising and athletics. These iconic 1970s sports commercials featured our beloved athletes jumping from the field to the screen, creating unforgettable moments that have stood the test of time. Let’s look back and celebrate some of the charismatic titans of the decade, from the swaggering Joe … Read more

Rod McKuen: The Best-Selling 70s Poet and Songwriter Barely Remembered Today

Rod McKuen - the poet

Rod McKuen: songwriter, recording artist, poet, author, and actor. In 1972, he was the best-selling author in America and the best-selling poet in history. He had over 60 gold and platinum records. Artists like Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash, and Nina Simone recorded his songs.  According to his biography, A Voice of the Warm: The Life of … Read more

17 Astonishing 1970s Sports Moments

1970s Sports Moments

The 1970s were memorable in so many ways for sports fans. Monday Night Football began airing in 1970, and millions have been glued to the TV on Monday nights ever since. In Major League Baseball’s American League, the Designated Hitter (DH) started in 1973 and immediately added excitement for fans and headaches for pitchers. (See … Read more