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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 9/10/21

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Question: In 1983, what Los Angeles Rams rookie running back led the NFL with 1,808 yards?


Last Question: What two names did Dustin Hoffman’s character go by in Tootsie?

Answer: Michael Dorsey and Dorothy Michaels

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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/29/21

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Question: In the movie Valley Girl (released on this day in 1983), why does Julie dump Randy?

A. Her friends want her to
B. Tommy wants her to
C. Her parents don’t like him
D. Her grandma wants her to


Last Question: Who produced, directed, and appeared in the movie Tootsie?

Answer: Sydney PollackMV5BYTdmOGEyNjMtM2E0ZS00ZWQ1LWJmMzgtZTJhODFhZTQ4NDlhXkEyXkFqcGdeQXVyNjUxMjc1OTM@._V1_

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Quote of the Day: Tootsie

Ron Carlisle: Take, Tootsie.

Dorothy Michaels: Ron? I have a name it’s Dorothy. It’s not Tootsie or Toots or Sweetie or Honey or Doll.

Ron Carlisle: Oh, Christ.

Dorothy Michaels: No, just Dorothy. Alan’s always Alan, Tom’s always Tom and John’s always John. I have a name too. It’s Dorothy, capital D-O-R-O-T-H-Y.

If you’d like to buy, or watch this movie on Amazon, click on the movie poster below:

Quote of the Day: Tootsie

Julie: I miss Dorothy.
Michael Dorsey: You don’t have to. She’s right here. And she misses you. Look, you don’t know me from Adam. But I was a better man with you, as a woman… than I ever was with a woman, as a man. You know what I mean? I just gotta learn to do it without the dress. At this point, there might be an advantage to my wearing pants. The hard part’s over, you know? We were already… good friends.

Daily Trivia: 1/17/13

Question: What 1987 movie starred Ally Sheedy as a spoiled wealthy girl who, despite having a fairy godmother, must work as a housekeeper?

Last Question: In Tootsie, what former Victoria’s Secret model made her big-screen debut as soap star April Page?

Answer: Geena Davis

Great job Kickin’ It Old School (@oldschool80s)!!

Here is the Tootsie movie trailer:

Daily Trivia: 1/16/13

Question: In Tootsie, what former Victoria’s Secret model made her big-screen debut as soap star April Page?


Last Question: What small toy cars, made by Galoob, were pitched by a fast-talking spokesman in TV commercials?

Answer: Micro Machines

Great job Kickin’ It Old School (@oldschool80s)!!

Here is a Micro Machines commercial featuring the fast-talking John Moschitta, who most of us remember from the FedEx commercials: