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Five Sunset Strip Clubs Go 80s on Friday Night

New movie about the 1980’s! The 80’s truly lives on in pop culture, music, movies and more.  “Rock of Ages” has been one of the hottest Broadway musicals across the country for some time and now a movie set in Hollywood in 1987.   Nothing real special on the strip as far as acts, but […]

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Remembering LiveAid 1985

Do you remember LiveAid 1985? From Band-Aid – Do They Know it’s Christmas to We are the World, it was a year that stood the 80’s on it’s head. The 1980’s was all about money, fashion and fame! but, Live-Aid was all about giving and caring for your fellow man. This is the first time […]

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In June 1989 The Tiananmen Square Massacare in Beijing Shocked the World

On June 4, 1989, just 19 years ago, within sight of the 2008 Olympics Village, hundreds civilians were shot dead by the Chinese army during a bloody military operation to crush a democratic protest in Peking’s (Beijing) Tiananmen Square. The Chinese people and the world understand how important the site is as China puts it’s […]

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Mount St. Helens Kicks off the 1980s with a Big Bang

The mountain’s crater had been rumbling and steaming for several weeks. I was camping near a mountain stream in the Cascade Mountain Range over 300 air miles from the mountain when it blew. What I heard sounded like blasting nearby. Odd for early Sunday morning. But our party didn’t think much of it until we […]

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