What Is Pop Culture?

amplifiers, television, magazines, CDS, and vinyl records

Pop culture is everywhere. You know it when you come to the Internet, listen to music, watch television, app-gaming or go to a movie, concert, or stage show. You know the artists, the actors and actresses, sports personalities and the games they play. Today, anything with a buzz is deemed pop culture. The book definition … Read more What Is Pop Culture?

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1970

Pop culture is a constantly evolving phenomenon. However, since the intervention of technology in our daily lives, this change has become more evident than ever. The year 1970 had several unique events that were the spotlight of public interest. These encompassed things like the TV and film industry, music albums, breakthroughs in technology, and diverse … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1970

What Happened to Debbie Drake?

Debbie Drake Album Cover

Born in 1931, Debbie Drake was a real fitness pioneer. She is the first woman to ever star in a daily exercise show entitled The Debbie Drake Show, which premiered in 1960. The said show aired every morning on several stations across the United States. The Debbie Drake Show premiered its follow-up entitled, Debbie Drake’s … Read more What Happened to Debbie Drake?

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1990

STS-31 lifting off, carrying Hubble into orbit

A year marked with an economic recession, war, and the birth of the Simpsons, 1990 is the absolute happening start a decade could ask for.  On the one hand,George Bush signed a deal with the Soviets, whereas, on the other hand, American soldiers still had to fight foreign wars in the shape of the new … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1990

Pop Culture In Review for the Year 1995

Many would say that 1995 was the most important year regarding pop culture. While this is a contestable point, there’s no denying that some very iconic pop culture moments occurred right in the middle of the 90s decade. We may better understand this by having an overlook of the whole year: Film 1995 was a … Read more Pop Culture In Review for the Year 1995

Highlights of the Major Pop Culture Trends of the 1990s

The famous show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” debuted in 1998.

The last decade of the 20th Century was significantly important for the major events that took place in this time. With a revolutionary change and an ever-great advancement in technology, the decade of the 90s is still considered as an important one for the current standards and modern era where we live. The 1990s is … Read more Highlights of the Major Pop Culture Trends of the 1990s

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1991

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The year 1991 was a happening year in the world of pop culture. With the USSR dissolving, termination of the Warsaw Pact, and signing of the START I treaty, a lot was happening in the world. The heavy metal band Metallica released their fifth album, self-titled Metallica, Terminator 2 premiered and was an even bigger … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1991

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1992

Hurricane Andrew at peak intensity

1992’s pop culture can be described as the pinnacle of pop culture of the 90s. Everything that makes the 90s a memorable era is somehow connected to 1992. Technology became more advanced; Cable TV allowed you to watch sports at any time, and the internet was knocking at the door. Following are the major highlights … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1992

Pop Culture In Review for the Year 1993

Film  The top films of the year include Jurassic Park, Mrs. Doubtfire, The Firm, The Fugitive, Sleepless in Seattle, and Schindler’s List. The Jurassic Park saga began in 1993 with the very first movie. It brought about a change in movie making by ushering CG into the industry. It also beat ‘E.T’s’ ratings at the … Read more Pop Culture In Review for the Year 1993

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1999

Poster of one of the most watched films, Stuart Little, released in 1999

Popular cultures are the major happenings of a particular time period that shape out the culture. From large scale political movements to singers, actors, musicians, and big companies playing in the market, it all depends on them as they are the direct influences on how the public thinks and perceives an image about them. The … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1999

Pop Culture In Review for the Year 1994

1994 was a year where many great things happened. Several legendary albums were released and quite a few classic movies also hit the theatres. Of course, this was also the year when the long-running superhit T.V. show ‘Friends’ first came on the screen. Let’s have a look at the most iconic events of this year … Read more Pop Culture In Review for the Year 1994