Chad E Young

We grew up in a fantastic time, with a wide variety of toys, cartoons, movies and music.

It’s almost here. G.I. Joe fans, we’re less than two weeks away from the highly anticipated release of G.I. Joe: Retaliation. After 9 months of being jerked around by Hasbro, we have reached our moment. Our moment should’ve happened in June of 2012, but who’s keeping track? Note to Hasbro and Paramount: if this movie is [...]

There is a disturbing lack of Masters of the Universe content on this site. Now, there’s nothing wrong with that, as there are so many other “children of the 80s” topics to cover. But, I am noticing a lack of love for one of the lines that defined the 80s. At the same time, I [...]

I am a huge fan of VHS. I love them. Plain and simple. It’s a dangerous addiction that I try to fight, but  it comes back and hits me when I least expect it. In fact, at one point I had so many VHS in my collection I was up to almost 500. While that’s [...]

With tax season coming up, we all have to make sure everything is in perfect order to avoid hearing from Uncle Sam. What better way for us novices to prepare, than taking it to a very experienced taxman? Even better: what if your taxman was none other than late 1980s Cobra sensation, Raptor? Yep, that’s [...]

Hi. I’m Chad. I’m the new G.I. Joe contributor to this glorious site known as UnderScoopFire. I just want to say how grateful I am to be able to contribute to a site such as this. I got this assignment and illustrious title due to my undying, almost 30 year love of G.I. Joe: The [...]