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Power Balladz- The 1980s Rock Extravaganza in New York City

What song was playing when you had your first kiss? What about your first slow dance? How about during your first time? Chances are, it was a power ballad – you know, those songs that double as the soundtrack to

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Michael Jackson and Madonna – Two Beloved 80s Stars

Michael Jackson costumes will be hot this Halloween. And I think that’s great! It’s totally acceptable to dress up as Michael. That’s a fine tribute to his memory. This is especially true if you consider “Thriller”. Isn’t this the ultimate

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The Legacy of Michael Jackson, The King of Pop

Michael Jackson died yesterday afternoon and the reality of this unexpected event is still sinking in around the world. I watched the Jackson 5 on the Mike Douglas show in the 1970’s. I watched, glued to the screen, Michael bloom

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The Golden Girls Star, Bea Arthur Lost Her Battle with Cancer Early Today

Bea Arthur, star of one of our favorite 80s sitcoms, The Golden Girls, died earlier today. Estelle Getty passed away last year. Both were loved stars of the 80s comedy, The Golden Girls. We will miss them both very much,

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80’s Pop Culture is Represented Awesomely on Family Guy

Thank You Seth McFarland! In 21st Century Speak, Peter Griffin lingo This is Frickin’ Sweet! Just about every episode of Family Guy makes fun of the 1980’s. 80’s Pop Culture is shown in many of Peter’s flashbacks. This one is

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Classic 80s Movies – Watch ‘Em Here!

The 80s gave us multitudes of great movies, comedies, dramas and more, that 80s fans can watch over and over. It’s often a special treat for parent’s to share their favorite 80s movies with their kids. Titles like Ferris Bueller’s

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U2: The Rona Elliot Interview

U2: The Rona Elliot Interview U2 in 1987, their breakout year. NBC News Onstage U2 discussing Ireland, their early years, social activism and more in this classic interview from 1987. Like this post? Publish It On Your Own Blog

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Madonna: The Jane Pauley Interview

The 1987 Today Show Interview of The Material Girl at the height of her early fame – 1987 Jane Pauley

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