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Remember That Song – 6/12/19

Can you name the artist and song:

Eyes that look like heaven, lips like sherry wine
That girl can sure enough make my little light shine


Last Song: “Toy Soldiers” by Martika from the album Martika (1989)

Great job Lisa (@gabbyg89)!!!

Only emptiness remains
It replaces all the pain

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Quote of the Day: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

ET Man from outer space

Elliott: He’s a man from outer space and we’re taking him to his spaceship.

Greg: Well, can’t he just beam up?

Elliott: This is *reality*, Greg.

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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial was released in theaters on this day 37 years ago (June 11, 1982).

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Remember That Song – 6/11/19

Can you name the artist and song:

Only emptiness remains
It replaces all the pain


Last Song: “No One Is To Blame” by Howard Jones from the album Dream Into Action (1986)

Great job Colleen (@ColleenIrishRo1), Fluffy Toy Toad (@28daysnotice), and Lisa (@gabbyg89)!!!

You can see the summit but you can’t reach it
It’s the last piece of the puzzle but you just can’t make it fit

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Remember That Song – 6/10/19

Can you name the artist and song:

You can see the summit but you can’t reach it
It’s the last piece of the puzzle but you just can’t make it fit


Last Song: “Everything She Wants ” by Wham! from the album Make It Big (1985)

Great job J-Dub, Adora (@Adora2000) and Poppy Kok (@blondasabat)!!!

They told me marriage was a give and take
Well, show me you can take you’ve got some giving to do

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Quote of the Day: The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

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Perfect Tommy: Emilio Lizardo. Wasn’t he on TV once?

Buckaroo Banzai: You’re thinking of Mr. Wizard.

Reno: Emilio Lizardo is a top scientist, dummkopf.

Perfect Tommy: So was Mr. Wizard.

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Remember That Song – 6/7/19

Can you name the artist and song:

They told me marriage was a give and take
Well, show me you can take you’ve got some giving to do


Last Song: “Supersonic” by J.J. Fad from the album Supersonic (1988)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

Now he’s the freshest DJ from coast to coast
My man can cut and scratch, but I don’t mean to boast
He may be a little light, but that’s okay
‘Cause when he cuts to the beat it sounds this way

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Quote of the Day: Beat Street

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Cora: You’re kinda young to be given advice, aren’t you? If my son says he was dancin’, that’s what he was doin’. And if you’re gonna arrest people for dancin’, maybe you’re the one who needs some advice. ‘Cause they’re a lot worst things these kids could be doin’ than dancin’. That I know.

Dancer in Jail: Word!

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Beat Street was released in theaters on this day 35 years ago (June 6, 1984)

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Remember That Song – 6/6/19

Can you name the artist and song:

Now he’s the freshest DJ from coast to coast
My man can cut and scratch, but I don’t mean to boast
He may be a little light, but that’s okay
‘Cause when he cuts to the beat it sounds this way


Last Song: “Rock Lobster” by The B-52’s from the album The B-52’s (1980)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

Twistin’ ’round the fire
Havin’ fun
Bakin’ potatoes
Bakin’ in the sun

Quote of the Day: Harry and the Hendersons

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Dr. Wallace Wrightwood: So what you’re saying is you would be willing, excuse me, Jack would be willing to take in this creature and care for it and love it like a pet?

George Henderson: No, like a member of the family.

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Harry and the Hendersons was released in theaters on this day 32 years ago (June 5, 1987)

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Remember That Song – 6/5/19

Can you name the artist and song:

Twistin’ ’round the fire
Havin’ fun
Bakin’ potatoes
Bakin’ in the sun


Last Song: “Let’s Hear It For The Boy” by Deniece Williams from the Footloose Soundtrack (1984)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000), Lisa (@gabbyg89), and Cody (@bandit5160)!!!

And maybe he don’t dress fine
But I don’t really mind

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