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 103: Creepshow (1982)

July 29th, 2017

Dad getting on your case about those scary comics you read? Better cut out the voodoo doll ad in the back of Creepshow! The 1982 anthology movie from the mind of Steven King and directed by George A. Romero Creepshow follows 5 tales of spooky and creepy horror including the Lonely Death of Jordy Verrill and The Crate.

This weeks greatest hits include:
-What would our 8 year old selves want in our room
-Steven King's commitment to realism
-Crevenent! people are dying for 'em!
-Pick your Burial Mound the game show
-Taking a class in the De-masculating of the american husband

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Ep 102 Iron Eagle (1986)

July 21st, 2017

When your fighter pilot dad is captured and you're the only one willing to go in and save him, then steal an f-16, recruit Lou Gossett Jr. and swoop in like an Iron Eagle! The SECOND of 2 fighter pilot movies from 1986 this one has a team of teens saving ones father from certain death. In this cast we do some actual fact checking on airplane speeds, question how one would would get papers into the mainframe, and then award the 4chan medal of trolling. All this plus America! F*** Yeah! Follow us on Facebook and twitter and become a patron at


Ep 101 RoadHouse

July 15th, 2017

Riff raff scummin' up your rundown bar? Better call in the best bouncer in the world to clean Road House! Patrick Swayze once again graces our podcast in this ass-kickin' honky tonk movie. In this cast Paul and Greg dream up thier own fantasy bouncer league, ask if everyone keeps their college degree with their medical records, and then realize they've been watching The Dark Bouncer Rises the whole time. Follow us on facebook, twitter, and instagram. Then leave us a 5 star review on ITunes.


Ep 100: robocop (1987)

July 7th, 2017

Part cyborg. Part cop. 100% full on kick ass radness! No bones about it we watched Robocop. The 1987 sci-fi action thriller about a man who gets transformed into a crime fighting super cop. This week Greg and Paul delve into ED-209's team of cyborg technicians, the proper etiqutte of management bathrooms, and the production value placed on a death threat video. All this plus the return of wink wink and 80's Italian Pope! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and subscribe with a 5 star review on ITunes.