Pop Culture In Review for the Year 1982

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The early 80s were a bit different from the latter half of the decade. We can understand the difference better when we look at what each year had to offer individually. Read on to see what important events and occurrences happened in the year 1982, while the decade was still relatively young: … Read more

Pop Culture in review for the year 2012

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The year 2012 for Pop Culture was comparatively small. Although several important events took place but overall, the number as compared to 2010 and 2011 was less. This was the year when an iconic singer Whitney Houston passed away. Furthermore, the biggest box office movies such as The Avengers and The Dark … Read more

Pop Culture In Review for the Year 1951

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Pop culture is all around us – be it in music, television, radio, films, or technology. 1951 is known for taking the things up a notch; new roads were being built, the film industry was flourishing, the first-ever colored TV program was aired, and people had a lot of money to spend. … Read more

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 1960

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Pop Culture has surrounded us all in so many ways. Pop Culture gradually expanded around the world and evolved in many ways. Pop Culture is not just entertainment but also includes important events, technological impacts, news, sports, as well as the media industry. The year 1960 is considered as one of the … Read more

Pop Culture in Review for the Year 2010

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The year 2010 was an exciting year for pop culture. Several developments took place that shaped the coming years. This was a time when literature, music, movies, sports, and Hollywood were rising to their peak and nothing could stop it. Newer fashion trends were popping up and people were always getting to … Read more

Who Was the Famous Cartoon Character Named After a Car Dealer?

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It’s nearly impossible growing old without a single favorite cartoon character from your childhood. Perhaps, you enjoy reminiscing your good old days just spending the day in front of the television, munching chips, and drinking soda while you indulge yourself with your most loved cartoon character. Let’s have a quick check if … Read more

Who Was Kathleen Sullivan?

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If you’re watching the news in the 1980s to 1990s, you have probably seen Kathleen Sullivan. She’s an anchorwoman who worked at CNN, ABC News, and CBS News. But after she was fired from CBS, she laid low, and the nation did not see her again as a journalist after her last … Read more

Whatever happened to the actor who portrayed “ET?”

Whatever happened to the actor who portrayed ET

Pat Bilon, (real name Michael Patrick Bilon) is an American actor best known for his lead role in the 1982 box office hit E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. At the height of 2’10” or 86 cm, Pat was one of the smallest adult dwarfs in the United States. Aside from acting, this little person … Read more

What Was the First Rock Era 45 RPM Single to Become a National Hit?

What Was the First Rock Era 45 RPM Single to Become a National Hit

During the 1950s, a new music genre arose that challenged cultural, gender, racial, geographic, and religious norms in the United States. A cultural storm called Rock and Roll started in the mid-1950s and instantly became synonymous with “sexual music,” causing wildfire controversy to then conservative Americans. Early Rock and Roll music was … Read more