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This monthly podcast looks back at the pop culture of Generation X, from an African-American perspective.

Jan 2, 2020

Topics: 80's Tech, MC Hammer, Do The Right Thing, The Arsenio Hall Show (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)

1989 Notes

1. General Snapshots

2. George Bush Sr. President

3. Feb - Barbara Harris is the first woman (and first black woman) consecrated as a bishop of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America.

4. Mar...

Dec 1, 2019

Topics: Gangs, Keith Sweat, Al. B. Sure!, Bobby Brown, Coming to America, A Different World (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)


1.    Ronald Reagan President (Last Year!)
2.    Jan - Doug Williams super bowl [Two weeks earlier, CBS commentator Jimmy the Greek had been fired for remarking that blacks were...

Nov 1, 2019

Topics: Crack Epidemic, Michael Jackson - Bad, Hollywood Shuffle, Eyes on the Prize (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)
1.    Ronald Reagan President – (Should have been impeached)
2.    January
3.    The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, became the very first woman inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of...

Oct 1, 2019

Topics: Chicago Bears, Janet Jackson, Anita Baker, She's Gotta Have It, 227-(TV Sitcom)(Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)


General Snapshots
1.    Ronald Reagan is President
2.    Jan - The first federal Martin Luther King Jr. Day, honoring Martin Luther King Jr., is observed.
3.    Jan - The first group...

Sep 1, 2019

Topics: Air Jordans, Whitney Houston, Sade, The Color Purple, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Phylicia Rashad (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)


1985 Notes
General Snapshots
1.    President: Ronald Reagan
2.    Jan – In Hollywood,  California, the charity single "We  Are the World" is recorded by USA for  Africa....