Do you still wear slap bracelets, bubble necklaces or jellies? Do you have to blow on your video games before they'll play right? Have you used a Skip-It in the last year? You may be part of the reason why Missouri ranks at No. 5 when it comes to having serious nostalgia for the 1980s.
George Orwell's predictions in his dystopian classic 1984 seem more apt for 2014 than the titular year. The scale and scope of our intelligence agencies suggest that Big Brother is well and truly with us. Our corruption of the English language in social media is more than reminiscent of newspeak (LO ... More >>
cnn.comIn 2009 CNN pegged Steven (left) and Michael Roberts empire at $1 billion.Given its daily lineup of reruns of Roseanne, Cosby Show, Tyler Perry's House of Payne, and tired crime-show dramas, one might think that WRBU my46 wasn't paying anything for its programming. Turns out, maybe t ... More >>
The people behind the The Cosby Show, the standard-bearer of the 1980s American nuclear family, are rolling out the DVDs of each season, with seasons seven and eight arriving on shelves today. While many avid TV viewers still couch it for a few hours every couple of weeknights, some of us just w ... More >>
The New Mixes, Vol. 1 (Concord Records)
Unreal cares enough to send the very best; plus, we get our five minutes of TV fame and continue the hard-hitting sandwich reportage
Martha Stewart meets Indiana Jones
Roscoe Lee Browne and Anthony Zerbe bring their Broken Words to town