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“Hot Summer Streets and the Pavements Are Burning…”

Thirty four years linking the summers of 1984 and 2018 with an iconic 80’s movie and the reincarnation of those characters on a new Youtube series. Continue reading

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“Have You Ever Been Stabbed in the Back…”

May brings us warm weather, Mother’s Day, graduations, and yes – yearbook signings! A look back at the popular tradition with help from a 1989 hit by Jody Watley. Continue reading

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“People Always Told Me, Be Careful of What You Do”

A memory from my pre-teen years as I did my best to become the best Michael Jackson impersonator in my family. Continue reading

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“What Started Out As Friendship Has Grown Stronger”

REO Speedwagon provided the love soundtrack of 1985 for thousands of middle schoolers like myself at that time. Continue reading

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“Shooting at the Walls of Heartache (Bang Bang)”

Patience and perseverance paid off for a little known basketball professional last night in Los Angeles. Continue reading

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“Contact is All it Takes”

The messiness of relationships featuring a band known for messy relationships in today’s post. Continue reading

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“If I Could Turn Back Time”

“If I could find a way.” – Cher In July of 1989 I was barely two months out of Norman High School and was preparing for college life.  I had signed a letter of intent months earlier to play basketball … Continue reading

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“While Life Passes Like a Breeze with Only Ourselves to Please”

Spiritual midgets and rock and roll DWaRfS outline this post. Continue reading

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“Hey Leroy, Did You Hear About That Boy Mike Tyson?”

“I seen him hit this boy, and he hit the boy so hard his head flew off into the eighteenth row.  They had to get his head out of the eighteenth row!” – DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince … Continue reading

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“Rising Up, Back on the Street”

There are times in life that we all need the eye of the tiger when facing difficult challenges and obstacles. Continue reading

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