In 1993, a movie that relived a day – over, and over, and over, and OVER again – was released to rave reviews. It’s been made a cultural icon for a holiday that tells us (theoretically, anyway) whether winter will be another 6 weeks long or not. Bill Murray and Andie Macdowell star in this […]

 

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This week on Talkin’ Bout My Generation, we delve into the realm of classics – coin-op video games! Get your quarters out and line them up on the screen to indicate who’s next in line as we talk about one of our favorites from the 80’s, the veritable Donkey Kong.  Join us as I have guest […]

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In 1985, 4 women of comedy came together to create a show that is loved by women the world over. Blanche Devereaux, a man hungry widow, Rose Nylund, also a widow from the small town of St. Olaf in Minnesota, Dorothy Szbornak, a divorcee, and her mother, Sofia Patrillo, a widow who was left with […]

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In 1994, an independent movie director released a film made in Red Bank, NJ. The film was black & white, the characters didn’t do anything except swear or act crazy; they just complained about their lives. Kevin Smith, the guy who got thrown off of a Southwest Airlines flight for being too fat, launched his […]

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On September 26, 1982, NBC premiered a great live-action show that featured David Hasselhoff driving a Pontiac Firebird Trans-Am that was indestructible, had all sorts of computer sensors, and most importantly, had artificial intelligence to talk to anyone in the car. Built by the Knight Foundation, KITT was a nearly indestructible force for good, and […]

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