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

Nov 1, 2019

Topics: Crack Epidemic, Michael Jackson - Bad, Hollywood Shuffle, Eyes on the Prize (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)
 
Snapshots
 
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....


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....


Aug 1, 2019

Topics: 1984 Olympics, Prince, Purple Rain (LP/Film), Cosby Show. (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)

 

1984 Notes

General Snapshots

1. President: Ronald Reagan

2. Jan - US Bell System is broken up Bell System divestiture breaks AT&T into 24 independent units.

3. Jan - Wendy's "Fluffy Bun" advertisement is first...