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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/26/21

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Question: What Product Had A Major Moment In The 1980s, But They’ve Been Around Since 3000 BCE—When Chinese Emperor Wong Ti Used To Kick Around A Leather Ball Filled With Hair?


Last Question: In which game do you get to play the role of a knight perched on top of a flying ostrich?

Answer: Joust

Great job Craig (@cdennis0130)

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Remember That Song – 11/26/21

Can you name the artist and song:

Red roses, temptation
You make the most of an iffy situation
I’m weighing my decision
Who’s to say if it’s love, or if it isn’t?


Last Song: “Everytime You Go Away” by Paul Young from The Secret of Association (1985) and by Hall & Oates from Voices (1980)

Great job Craig (@cdennis0130) and Heather (@janmcdon52)!!!

If we can solve any problem
Then why do we lose so many tears?
Oh, so you go again
When the leading man appears


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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/24/21

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Question: In which game do you get to play the role of a knight perched on top of a flying ostrich?

Last Question: Who sang the theme song for the sitcom ‘Square Pegs’?

Answer: Waitresses

Great job Pauline (@Dopey62)!!!

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Remember That Song – 11/24/21

Can you name the artist and song:

If we can solve any problem
Then why do we lose so many tears?
Oh, so you go again
When the leading man appears


Last Song: “Blue Jean” by David Bowie from Tonight (1984)
Great job J.V. (@JVfromOhio)!!!

Look out world you know I’ve got mine
She got Latin roots
She got everything


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

Episode 38: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

How can we celebrate ’80s Thanksgiving any other way than to watch Planes, Trains and Automobiles?! This John Hughes classic stars two legends – Steve Martin and John Candy, and features many awesome cameos.
This year, the Return to the ’80s family has grown as Del and I sit around the Thanksgiving episode table with Claire and Caroline!
Obviously we cover this awesomely hilarious movie. We also talk about each of our Thanksgivings, as well as Caroline and Claire’s real life Planes, Trains and Automobiles ordeal.
So get your hand out from between those pillows, throw on your best Del Griffith shower curtain earrings, beat Kevin Bacon to the cab this time, and come join us as we dig in to Planes, Trains and Automobiles!


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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/23/21

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Question: Who sang the theme song for the sitcom ‘Square Pegs’?


Last Question: What star makes a non speaking cameo at the beginning of the movie Planes, Trains and Automobiles?

Answer: Kevin Bacon

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Remember That Song – 11/23/21

Can you name the artist and song:

Look out world you know I’ve got mine
She got Latin roots
She got everything


Last Song: “Dr. Feelgood” by Mötley Crüe from Dr. Feelgood (1989)

Great job J-Dub, Adora (@Adora2000), Craig (@cdennis0130), Lisa (@gabbyg89), and Rodney (@RjSchuchman)!!!

Rat-tailed Jimmy is a second hand hood
He deals out in Hollywood
Got a ’65 Chevy primered flames
Traded for some powdered goods


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

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/19/21

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Question: What star makes a non speaking cameo at the beginning of the movie Planes, Trains and Automobiles?


Last Question: Which ’80s duet featured members from Fleetwood Mac and Eagles?

Answer: “Leather and Lace” by Stevie Nicks and Don Henley

Great job Sweetpurplejune!!!

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Remember That Song – 11/19/21

Can you name the artist and song:

Rat-tailed Jimmy is a second hand hood
He deals out in Hollywood
Got a ’65 Chevy primered flames
Traded for some powdered goods


Last Song: “Heartbreaker” by Dionne Warwick from the album Heartbreaker (1982)
Great job David (@daviddwwalker)!!!

Suddenly, everything I ever wanted
Has passed me by
This world may end
Not you and I


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

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/18/21

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Question: Which ’80s duet featured members from Fleetwood Mac and Eagles?


Last Question: Which film features this famous quote “Carpe Diem boys. Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary?

Answer: Dead Poets Society

Great job Sweetpurplejune and Pauline (@Dopey62)!!!

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