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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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Remember That Song – 4/9/21

Can you name the artist and song:

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


Last Song: “Open Arms” by Journey from Escape and Heavy Metal: Original Film Soundtrack (1982)

Great job sweetpurplejune, Adora (@Adora2000), Erwin (@erwin_green), and Craig(@cdennis0130)!!!

We sailed on together
We drifted apart
And here you are, by my side


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

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/8/21

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


Last Question: What Francis Ford Coppola 3D science fiction film was shown at Disney theme parks from 1986 through 1998?

Answer: Captain EO

Remember That Song – 4/8/21

Can you name the artist and song:

We sailed on together
We drifted apart
And here you are, by my side


Last Song: “What Have You Done for Me Lately” by Janet Jackson from Control (1986)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000) and Erwin (@erwin_green)!!!

I never ask for more than I deserve
You know it’s the truth
You seem to think you’re God’s gift to this Earth


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

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/7/21

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Question: What Francis Ford Coppola 3D science fiction film was shown at Disney theme parks from 1986 through 1998?


Last Question: What video game system introduced a home version of Space Invaders in 1980?

Answer: Atari