Fun Filled Facts!
- Hands across America was “attempted”
- Everybody was “Walk(ing) Like an Egyptian” thanks to the Bangles hit song
- A hairy cat eating Alien Life Form (ALF) took over the Tanner family’s garage
- Ferris Bueller took his infamous day off…to the delight of movie goers everywhere
- Run DMC and Aerosmith showed us how to “Walk This Way”
- “Dirty Harry” was “feeling lucky” as he was elected Mayor of Carmel, CA
- Swatches was a MUST have for every wrist
- Teddy Ruxpin broke out as a teddy bear with a heart of gold and a stomach of tape decks
- Janet Jackson broke out of her image of “Michael’s little sister” and took the music charts by storm
- A group of kids broke the rules when they went looking for a dead body in Stand By Me while Tom Cruise’s Maverick had the need for speed and broke out of his father’s shadow in Top Gun.
- The Cosby Show broke into a huge hit
- Robert Palmer broke just about every feminist rule in the book, as he placed a group of sexy, similar-looking women behind him in his famous video Addicted to Love