This Was Rad! Podcast

The podcast about two friends who look back at 80’s movies to see if they see if are still Rad Today!

Ep 50: Over The Top (1987)

June 28th, 2016

Truck drivers, arm wrestling and a custody battle? We watched Over the Top! The 1987 Sylvester Stallone vehicle where he tries to win his son over by winning an arm wrestling championship. In this cast Paul asks where are the real trucker songs, Greg thinks this movie could've been a bit MORE over the top, and Willow proposes the first 5 second rule poisoning. All this plus Willow really cuts to the core of this movie. Become a patron at, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. And rate us on ITunes.


Ep 49: License to Drive (1988)

June 21st, 2016

Time for a quick spin out to the soda shop with your new girl and best friends, unless of course you don't have a License to Drive! Yes, TWR has more Corey's for you and this time its from 1988. On this cast Paul and Greg share drivers ed. stories, Paul has strong feelings about Corey Haim's tongue, and everybody gushes over the dad. All this and #shamecrayola. Become a patron at, and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. And of course rate us on ITunes.


Ep 48: Lost Boys (1987)

June 14th, 2016

If ever you are at a seaside carnival and a fog rolls in, listen for Cry Little Sister as Lost Boys could be around! The 80's vampire classic starring Keefer Sutherland. In this cast the boys teach Willow about mail order music, discuss how no amount of planning can help you lose weight, and Paul wishes for a vampire bike. All this plus we find the Jubilee of vampires. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, become a patron at, and rate us on ITunes!


Ep 47: Stand By Me (1986)

June 8th, 2016

When i see my first dead body i hope my friends Stand By Me! Yes, the adolescent film about 4 friends who take a road trip to see a corpse. On this cast Paul remembers searching TV guides for a particular type of movie, Willow correlates a dead body to a fashion show, and we discuss the teachers quota for ruining childrens lives. All this junkyard stand up comedy. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and rate us on ITunes.