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Madonna March Madness – The Winner is…

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Return to the ’80s Nation has spoken, and it is official. They are crazy about “Crazy for You”!!!

It was an extremely close matchup. There were 91 Twitter votes,a d “Crazy for You” beat “Like a Prayer” 53.8% – 46.2%. And on this web site “Crazy for You” won by a count of 4-3.

This tournament was so much fun! Thank you so much to everybody who participated! I truly appreciate it. It is much more fun when a lot of people partcipate.

I’m looking forward to next year’s tournament!

Remember That Song – 4/3/20

Can you name the artist and song:

Now I don’t want to tell you how to live
Don’t want to put the blame
But don’t you think it’s time for you and I
To try to make a change


Last Song: “Too Much Time on My Hands” by Styx from the album Paradise Theatre (1981)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

 

Well, I’d go out cruisin’, but I’ve no place to go
And all night to get there

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

Remember That Song – 4/2/20

Can you name the artist and song:

Well, I’d go out cruisin’, but I’ve no place to go
And all night to get there


Last Song: “True Colors” by Cyndi Lauper from the album True Colors (1986)

Great job Lynne (@LynneAshton2),  Adora (@Adora2000), and Lori (@ThreezkyMusic)!!!

You with the sad eyes
Don’t be discouraged, oh I realize

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

Remember That Song – 4/1/20

Can you name the artist and song:

You with the sad eyes
Don’t be discouraged, oh I realize


Last Song: “Things Can Only Get Better” by Howard Jones from the album Dream Into Action (1985)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000), Lynne (@LynneAshton2), Lisa (@gabbyg89), and Lori (@ThreezkyMusic)!!!

And do you feel scared, I do
But I won’t stop and falter

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

Quote of the Day: Cheers

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Sam: You are the nuttiest, the stupidest, the phoniest fruitcake I ever met!

Diane: You, Sam Malone, are the most arrogant, self-centered son-of-a-

Sam: Shut up! Shut your fat mouth!

Diane: Make me!

Sam: Make you?… My God I’m, I’m gonna… I’m gonna bounce you off every wall in this office!

Diane: Try it and you’ll be walking funny tomorrow… or should I say funnier?

Sam: You know… you know I always wanted to pop you one! Maybe this is my lucky day, huh?

Diane: You disgust me! I hate you!

Sam: Are you as turned on as I am?

Diane: More!

Sam: Bet me. [They kiss, fade to black]

Sam: Now I’m going to nibble on your ear.

Diane: Don’t tell me you’re going to nibble on my ear…

The season 1 finale of Cheers aired which included Sam & Diane’s first kiss aired on this day, 37 years ago (March 31, 1983)

If you’d like to get this season of Cheers from Amazon, click on the link below:

Remember That Song – 3/31/20

Can you name the artist and song:

And do you feel scared, I do
But I won’t stop and falter


Last Song: “Out of Touch” by Daryl Hall & John Oates from the album Big Bam Boom (1984)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

Reaching out for something to hold
Looking for a love where the climate is cold

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

Quote of the Day: Romancing the Stone

Ralph: [to Jack] Oh, oh *I’m* the creep, huh? Well at least I’m honest: I’m *stealing* this stone. I’m not trying to romance it out from under her.

romancing the stone

Romancing the Stone was released in theaters on this day, 36 years ago (March 30, 1984).

If you’d like to get this movie on Amazon, click on the movie poster below

Remember That Song – 3/30/20

Can you name the artist and song:

Reaching out for something to hold
Looking for a love where the climate is cold


Last Song: “We Are The World” by USA for Africa from the album We Are The World (1985)

Great job Peter (@JamsieBlonde007), Parvez (@ParvezFattehMD), Lynne (@LynneAshton2), and Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

There comes a time
When we heed a certain call
When the world must come together as one

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

Madonna March Madness Finals

Madonna March Madness FinalsWell, the big moment has arrived! We have reached the finals of the Madonna March Madness Tournament. The Final Four was amazing as both match-ups were very close. And I’m sure this one will be a nail-biter as well. Here are results from the Final Four

Bracket 1

Twitter
88 Votes
Like a Prayer 59.1%
Material Girl 40.9%

Web Site
Like a Prayer 4 votes
Material Girl 3 votes

Winner: Like a Prayer

Bracket 2

Twitter
83 Votes
Crazy for You 54.2%
Into the Groove 45.8%

Web Site
Crazy for You 4 votes
Into the Groove 3 votes

Winner: Crazy for You


Finals

Voting open until 12 noon Eastern time on Thursday, April 2

Like a Prayer vs. Crazy For You

Madonna Madge Madness Finals

  • Crazy For You (60%, 3 Votes)
  • Like a Prayer (40%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 5

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Remember That Song – 3/27/20

Can you name the artist and song:

There comes a time
When we heed a certain call
When the world must come together as one


Last Song: “Dancing with Myself” by Billy Idol from the album Dancing with Myself (1981)

Great job Lori (@ThreezkyMusic)!!!

So let’s sink another drink
Cause it’ll give me time to think

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