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  1. Pete

    Flashback to the 31st Grammy Awards On This Day: A Night of Musical Excellence

    On this day February 22, 1989, the 31st Annual Grammy Awards were broadcasted on CBS, with Billy Crystal as the host. Among the notable moments of the night, "Don't Worry Be Happy" claimed the prestigious Song of the Year award.
  2. Pete

    Remembering the Miracle: The Day the US Hockey Team Stunned the World On this Day

    On this day February 22, the US Hockey Team achieved an astonishing victory over the heavily favored Soviet Union. Al Michaels delivered his famous line, "Do you believe in miracles?" commemorating this historic moment.
  3. Pete

    Love Beats of the 80s: Share Your Favorite Valentine's Day Tunes!

    💕 What song gets your heart racing this Valentine's? Let's groove to the beats of the 80s love music together! This Valentine's Day it's Until the End of Time by Foreigner for me.
  4. Pete

    Ronnie Van Zant's Gravestone Stolen Today

    On this day February 13, 1983, marked the theft of a 300-pound gravestone from the burial site of Lynyrd Skynyrd's Ronnie Van Zant in an Orange Park, Florida cemetery. Remarkably, it was discovered two weeks later in a dry river bed.
  5. Pete

    Louisville Sewer Explosions Today

    On this day February 13, 1981, witnessed sewer explosions that ravaged over 2 miles of streets in Louisville, Kentucky. Do any of you remember when this happened?
  6. Pete

    Remembering Whitney: Celebrating a Musical Icon

    Today we're honoring the memory of the legendary Whitney Houston, who left us on February 11, 2012. Her voice was pure magic, mixing power and emotion like nobody else. Let's cherish the legacy of this incredible woman who gave us so many unforgettable tunes. What's your favorite Whitney track...
  7. Pete

    It’s Mixtape Monday, and we’re hitting rewind to the ’80s!

    We’re crafting the ultimate ’80s mixtape and your taste is the secret ingredient. Each one of you has that one track that sends you straight back to the era of big hair and bold tunes. Share your go-to ‘80s jam in the comments and let’s build the most epic playlist ever. Your pick might just...
  8. Pete

    Spotlight Saturday: Journey Through Iconic 80s Movies 02/03/2024

    This Spotlight Saturday, we're taking a nostalgic trip back to the 1980s – a golden era that gifted us with some of the most iconic movies of all time. Let's dive into the classics that defined the decade: "The Breakfast Club," "Back to the Future," "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial," and...
  9. Pete

    Totally 80s Referral Rewind Contest

    Totally 80s Referral Rewind Contest 🎉 Hey there, fellow 80s enthusiasts! We're excited to introduce the Totally 80s Referral Rewind contest! Get ready to channel your inner 80s spirit and win big. How it Works:Starting today, for the next 30 days, we're challenging you to invite as many...
  10. Pete

    Today during the 80s in the month of February

    February 1st Movies 1980 American Gigolo, Caligula and Fatso were released. Television 1980 The final episode of Love of Life aired. 1982 Late Night with David Letterman premiered. 1986 The final episode of the cartoon Inspector Gadget aired. Music 1980 Blondie's single Call Me was...
  11. Pete

    Michael Jackson Rehearsing for his 80s hit Thriller Video

    This is a pretty cool video. Michael Jackson rehearsing for his 80s smash hit Thriller. The guy was just full of talent.
  12. Pete

    Do you remember this Folgers Coffee 80s commercial?

    Do any of you recall this 80s commercial of Folgers Coffee? I never woke up to the aroma of Folgers or any kind coffee. You'd need quite the nose to catch that scent all the way from the kitchen to your bedroom.
  13. Pete

    Madonna's 1989 Divorce: End of the Penn Era

    On this day January 25, 1989, Madonna filed for divorce from Sean Penn after being married for three and a half years. It must be real trying being a celebrity and married. Especially if your spouse is a celebrity too. I mean marriage in general is trying so imagine what it's like for them...
  14. M

    Why women became lesbians during the 80s

    I’m still laughing
  15. H

    Can anyone think of 80s movies where a woman is upside down?

    I know this is kind of a weird question, and very specific…I’ve seen a few movies recently (Adventures in Babysitting, Girl Just Want to Have Fun, American Dreamer) where female characters are either hanging upside down, or lying upside down over the edge of their bed. I love making lists when...
  16. Pete

    Remember the 80s commercial Discover Science and Technology?

    How many of you remember the 80s commercial Discover Science and Technology? I know I do.
  17. Pete

    How many 80s movies off this list have you seen?

    How many of these 80s movies off this list have you seen? I've seen them all except for Heathers.
  18. Pete

    On this day January 13th 1982 the Air Florida Flight Disaster Happened in Washington D.C.

    On this day January 13th 1982 Air Florida Flight 90 crashed into the 14th street bridge in Washington D.C. before falling into to the Potomac River. A total of 78 were people which included 4 motorists.
  19. Pete

    80s Childhood in America

    This was a pretty cool interesting. Nothing amazing but it was still ok. Basically how children lived during the 80s.
  20. Pete

    An article about Band Aid's controversial and charitable history

    This was a pretty interesting article which I came across on Mental Floss. It's an article about the 80s band Band Aid regarding its controversy and charity. https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/610472/do-they-know-its-christmas-band-aid-song-history