Tag Archives: 80s

 Remember That Song – 5/25/22

Can you name the artist and song:

Funny how I find myself in love with you
If I could buy my reasoning, I’d pay to lose
One half won’t do


Sexy_Eyes_-_Dr._HookLast Song: “Sexy Eyes” by Dr. Hook from Sometimes You Win (1980)

Great job Craig (@cdennis0130) and Scorpion (@DianneR16469208)!!!

I got up and took your hand
And we both began to dance to the music
Ooh, your magic cast a spell
It didn’t take long till we fell

Remember That Song – 5/24/22

*** Deep Track ***

Can you name the artist and song:

I got up and took your hand
And we both began to dance to the music
Ooh, your magic cast a spell
It didn’t take long till we fell


Last Song: “Where Do Broken Hearts Go” by Whitney Houston from the album Whitney (1988)

Great job Craig (@cdennis0130), Lisa (@gabbyg89), and Erwin (@erwin_green)!!!

And if somebody loves you
Won’t they always love you
I look in your eyes
And I know that you still care, for me

Remember That Song – 5/23/22

Hey gang, I’m back. I didn’t have the greatest, I lost my cousin Cecelia. If you listen to the Return to the ’80s podcast, you know her from the Poltergeist crossover episode (Episode 39) with her Crazy Cat Paranormal podcast. Then by the end of that week, I got Covid, which really did a number on me. Luckily I’m vaxxed and boosted, otherwise things could have been much worse.

But I’m back now and feeling better every day. So, let’s get back into this thing!

Can you name the artist and song:

And if somebody loves you
Won’t they always love you
I look in your eyes
And I know that you still care, for me


TP_-_Dont_Come_Around_Here_No_More_singleLast Song: “Don’t Come Around Here No More” by Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers from Southern Accents (1985)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000), David (@daviddwwalker), and Scorpion (@DianneR16469208)!!!

I don’t feel you anymore
You darken my door
Whatever you’re looking for

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/22/22

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Question: What color was the Ecto-Cooler Hi-C drink?


Last Question: On April 21, 1986, what did thirty million viewers watch, making it the “highest rated syndicated special” in history?

Answer: “The Mystery of Al Capone’s Vault” hosted by Geraldo Rivera.

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Full Episode

Remember That Song – 4/22/22

Can you name the artist and song:

I don’t feel you anymore
You darken my door
Whatever you’re looking for


Junior_-_Mama_Used_To_SayLast Song: “Mama Used To Say” by Junior from Ji (1982)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

As a small boy once asked,
“When will I grow up?”
“When will I see what grownups do see?”

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/21/22

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Question: On this day (April 21) in 1986, what did thirty million viewers watch, making it the “highest rated syndicated special” in history?


Last Question: What series, which ran from September 13, 1979, to April 19, 1986, was a spin-off of Soap?

Answer: Benson

Great job Pauline (@Dopey62)!!!

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Remember That Song – 4/21/22

*** Deep Track ***

Can you name the artist and song:

As a small boy once asked,
“When will I grow up?”
“When will I see what grownups do see?”


Metallica_-_One_coverLast Song: “One” by Metallica from …And Justice for All (1989)

Great job Craig (@cdennis0130)!!!

I can’t remember anything
Can’t tell if this is true or a dream
Deep down inside, I feel to scream
This terrible silence stops me

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/20/22

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Question: The final episode of the television show Soap aired on this day in 1981. What series, which ran from September 13, 1979, to April 19, 1986, was a spin-off of Soap?


Last Question: In the film Gremlins, what would happen if a Mogwai got wet?

Answer: It would multiply

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Remember That Song – 4/20/22

Can you name the artist and song:

I can’t remember anything
Can’t tell if this is true or a dream
Deep down inside, I feel to scream
This terrible silence stops me


Blondie_-_Call_MeLast Song: “Call Me” by Blondie from the American Gigolo Soundtrack (1980)

Great job Craig (@cdennis0130)!!!

Take me out and show me off
And put me on the scene
Dress me in the fashions of the 1980’s

Phil Collins March Madness Winner

download (1)The results are in, and the winner of this year’s Return to the ’80s March Madness Tournament is “In the Air Tonight”.

The finals was between “In the Air Tonight” and “Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now)”.
“In the Air Tonight” received just about 2/3 of the vote, winning 65.2% – 34.8%.

This was a great tournament with a lot of great Phil Collins music. Thank you so much for everybody who took the time to vote! I’m looking forward to next year!