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

Jun 1, 2019

Topics: Reaganomics, MJ vis-a-vis Prince, 48 Hrs. (Film). (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)
 
 
1.    1982 Notes
 
2.    General Snapshots
 
3.    Ronald Reagan President
 
4.    Oct – The 1982 Chicago Tylenol murders occur when 7 people in the Chicago area die after ingesting capsules laced with potassium cyanide.
 


May 1, 2019

Topics: Black Hair/Jheri Curls, Luther Vandross, Ragtime (Film) - Howard Rollins Jr., Nell Carter (Tv). (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)

 

1981 Notes

1.      Snapshots

2.      Ronald Reagan is President

3.      Jan - Ronald Reagan is sworn in as the 40th President of the United States. Minutes later, Iran releases the 52...


Apr 1, 2019

Topics: Pac-Man & the start of the "Gaming" culture, Zapp, Fame (1980 Film), Eddie Murphy. (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)
 
1980
 
1.    Jimmy Carter President
 
2.    Jan – The comic strips The Far Side debuts in newspapers
 
3.    Feb – The XIII Winter Olympics open in Lake Placid, New York.[1]
 
4.    Feb –...


Apr 1, 2019

A detailed look at black, African-American, culture during the "Seventies". (1970-1979) (Bonus Artists: Luck Pacheco)

 

1979: When MJ Was Black - Spcl. Gst. Ed
Mar 1, 2019
Topics: Jimmy Carter, Donna Summer, Michael Jackson, Richard Pryor - Live In Concert, Roots: The Next Generations.
1    "My Sharona" - The Knack
2   ...


Mar 1, 2019

Topics: Jimmy Carter, Donna Summer, Michael Jackson, Richard Pryor - Live In Concert, Roots: The Next Generations. (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)
 
 
1979
 
Snapshots
 
1.    Jimmy Carter president
 
2.    Mar - America's most serious nuclear power plant accident at Three Mile Island, Pennsylvania.
 
3.    Mar - C-SPAN,...