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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/16/21

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Question: In Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, in what year did NASA launch the last of America’s deep space probes?

A. 1985
B. 1987
C. 2001
D. 1994


Last Question: In the movie Weird Science, what do Wyatt and Gary wear on their heads when they create Lisa?

Answer: Bras

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Remember That Song – 4/16/21

Can you name the artist and song:

For forty days and forty nights
The law was on her side
But who can stand when she’s in demand


Last Song: “Naughty Girls (Need Love Too)” by Samantha Fox from the album Samantha Fox (1988)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

I’ve been told time and time again
That you can’t treat love like a game
But I play rough with hearts that never mend


If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, click on the album cover below:

Remember That Song – 4/14/21

Can you name the artist and song:

I’ve been told time and time again
That you can’t treat love like a game
But I play rough with hearts that never mend


Last Song: “Desire” by Andy Gibb from After Dark (1980)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

We may be young or old or in between, but this much I know
Together we can learn to grow
In a world that’s ever turning its back on you


If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, click on the album cover below:

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/13/21

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Question: Bob Geldof was the front man of which band?


Last Question: In Little House: A New Beginning, Almanzo and Laura became adoptive parents to Almanzo’s niece, Jenny Wilder. Which actress played Jenny?

Answer: Shannen Doherty

Remember That Song – 4/13/21

***Deep Track***
Can you name the artist and song:

We may be young or old or in between, but this much I know
Together we can learn to grow
In a world that’s ever turning its back on you


Last Song: “The Final Countdown” by Europe from the album The Final Countdown (1987)

Great job Craig (@cdennis0130)!!!

With so many light years to go
And things to be found
I’m sure that we all miss her so


If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, click on the album cover below:

Whitney Houston March Madness Finals

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The Whitney Houston March Madness is coming to a close! The Final Four matches were not even close. This final should be interesting. We have:
How Will I Know” vs. “I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)

Due to techniucal complications, voting will be held on Twitter and/or the Return to the ’80s group page.
I will set this up for 3 days to give time for people to vote.

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/12/21

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Question: In Little House: A New Beginning, Almanzo and Laura became adoptive parents to Almanzo’s niece, Jenny Wilder. Which actress played Jenny?


Last Question: Which British actress and star of Dynasty appeared on the front of Playboy magazine in 1983?

Answer: Joan Collins

Remember That Song – 4/12/21

Can you name the artist and song:

With so many light years to go
And things to be found
I’m sure that we all miss her so


Last Song: “Hello Again” by Neil Diamond from The Jazz Singer Soundtrack (1981)

Great job sweetpurplejune and Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

Maybe it’s been crazy
And maybe I’m to blame
But I put my heart above my head


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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/9/21

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Question: Which British actress and star of Dynasty appeared on the front of Playboy magazine in 1983?


Last Question: Which detective was helped by his niece Penny, her talking computer, and a dog called Brain?

Answer: Inspector Gadget

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