I love the 80s! The good, bad and ugly – all of it! Continue reading The 80’s Made Me
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, staring Gil Gerard (Buck Rogers), Erin Grey (Wilma Deering), Felix Silla (Twiki) and Tim O’Connor (Dr. Elias Huer. Science fiction meets Solid Gold! I remember this as a fun show. Like Star Trek’s Captain Kirk, Buck Rogers handled situation with his fist. The costumes where “futuristic” – you know, women dressed in flowing robes, polyester body suits and sometimes … Continue reading Buck Rogers
I remember this awesome candy bar! Haven’t seen it since the 80’s and I really miss it. Unfortunately, Hershey’s stopped production in the 2000’s. Do you have a favorite food/drink that was only available in the 80’s? Continue reading What’s It’s Name?
Obviously, I am very new to blogging. In fact, I’m still not sure WHERE to begin. The last couple of posts look more like a C grade high school homework project! There are so many topics to choose from that happened in the 80’s. But, what stands out? I would have to say, as a teenager, watching music videos was probably my favorite pastime. It … Continue reading Where Do I Go From Here?
I was 11 years old when Mount St. Helens erupted on May 18, 1980. I clearly remember hearing, on the evening news, for weeks about a volcano in Washington State. in the United States! I was amazed and a bit terrified. Stories of Mount Etna and Pompeii conjured terrifying images in my head. What if it blew up?! A couple of weeks before the eruption, … Continue reading Mount St. Helens
Dungeon Master made it’s debut on the Atari ST home computer in 1987. Published by FTL Games it reportedly sold over 40,000 copies in the first year! It is also the prototype of the 3D dungeon crawlers. A friend of mine had a Atari 520ST and invited me to his house about 1-3 times a month for all-night dungeon crawling fun! Sometimes the puzzles would … Continue reading Dungeon Master