"Ze tightness of your shorts equals ze square route of your age."
Meanwhile, in the real world,
was a helluva year because...
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Cabbage Patch kids
Thatcher's second term as PM
USSR shoots and destroys South Korean flight 007.
Camcorders are introduced.
The final episode of M*A*S*H airs.
Sally Ride becomes first American woman in space, June 18th on the Challenger
Compact discs are first released.
U.S Embasy is bombed in Beirut, killing 40 people.
Fake Hitler diaries surface.
Bob Hawke becomes Prime Minister of Australia. The first Labor PM in nine years.
French scientist Dr. Luc Montagnier discovered HIV.
South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner bound for Seoul apparently strays into Soviet airspace and is shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter after it had tracked the airliner for two hours; all 269 aboard are killed
Second space shuttle, Challenger, makes successful maiden voyage, which includes the first US space walk in nine years
Introduction of noise-free compact discs, vinyl record begins a steep decline.
The Right Stuff. The Big Chill, Terms of Endearment, Fanny & Alexander
Ooohhh be still my dancing feet..
They don't make em like they used to..
Cartoons: Inspector Gadget, He-Man (Gay)
Movies: A Christmas Story, Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi, Flashdance, The King of Comedy, National Lampoon's Vacation, Rumble Fish, Sudden Impact, Yentl, Terms of Endearment
Cartoons: Inspector Gadget
A Christmas Story
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
The King of Comedy
National Lampoon's Vacation
Terms of Endearment