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

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1975

the cast of the 70s show As the World Turns

Pop culture covers everything from television and film to music, sports, and technology. In the year 1975, new records were made in film and television, dance moves such as the ‘hustle’ became a hit, the first hand-held camera was invented, and the third and final boxing match was held between Mohammed Ali and Joe Frazier. … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1975

Highlights of the Major Pop Culture Trends of the 1970s

Apollo 13 launching from Earth

An era marked by the activism of all sorts, society in the 1970s was becoming more woke, free to the individual sense, and politically more driven. The Vietnam War came to an end with the ordinarypeople vouching for peace movements and refusing to send their fellows on any other voyage that would see the economy … Read more Highlights of the Major Pop Culture Trends of the 1970s

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1977

Chevrolet Impala Coupe

With its ever-increasing consumerism, 1977 was an exciting and promising year in the world of popular culture. President Jimmy Carter was sworn in and worked on global peace and energy research and development; there were increased debateson gay rights, developments were made in space programs, and the first-ever personalized computers became available. However, what kept … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1977

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1974

Graffiti of Muhammad Ali

Pop culture can be observed everywhere. In fact, most things you do in your adulthood are probably part of the pop culture of where you live. The adults of 1974 were no different. The year was filled with exciting events, starting from box-office hits and Stephen King’s debut novel to public scandal reveals that ended … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1974

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1976

Sylvester Stallone, the lead actor in Rocky

1976’s Pop culture was unique in its way. It had the grunge of pre-1975 and vibrancy of the 80s. Major technological shifts were occurring; more and more households now had color televisions.  VHS allowed the viewers to record their favorite shows and watch them later.  Jimmy Carter became the 39th President, and the Civil Rights … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1976

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1979

Michael_Jackson

In the times of an everlasting energy crisis, there was first a literal Solar Eclipse and then on the economy and the US relations with the Soviet Union. The year 1979 marked the end of the decade, but with it came the beginning of the rise of the king of pop, the Afghan War that … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1979

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1978

Shirley (left) and Laverne (right)

From Elton John’s “No Glasses” look to Stephan King’s literary masterpiece The Stand, the year 1978 was full of exciting pop culture events. The year marked the beginnings of some landmark television shows that would mesmerize the audience for quite some time. It was the birth year of the Lego culture in American history, giving … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1978

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1973

a photograph of Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs from 1973

The year 1973 was filled with events in the world of pop culture. It saw the birth of the first mobile phone, the debut one of the greatest horror films of all time, abortion being declared a constitutional right, and the Battle of the Sexes. Read on to get to know all of 1973’s pop … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1973

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1971

photo of the actress Sharon Tate

From books and movies to fashion and arts, pop culture encapsulates everything. 1971 was notable for the flourishing of rock and roll music, disco dance, and various TV shows and films. In this year, the voting age was lowered to 18, the first e-book was written, and Muhammed Ali lost a 14-round boxing match to … Read more Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1971