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80 Photos of Old New York (1970-1989) (Superchief)

Originally posted in the NYTIMES TRAVEL November 8, 2011 -  find the Superchief article here

New York used to be a different town than it is today. 188 more words

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The Big Chill

If you’re like me, you knew the soundtrack to this film long before you actually saw the film. It’s just so good! Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline and the oh-so attractive Meg Tilly star in this film about a group of friends who spend a weekend together after the funeral of their friend Kevin Costner (who doesn’t appear in the film). 65 more words

Tommy Shaw

Tommy Roland Shaw (born September 11, 1953) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter, and performer. Although best known for his work with the rock band Styx, he has played with other groups including Damn Yankees and Shaw Blades and also released several solo albums. 10 more words

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Remember the first cell phone?

Oh, life has been interesting. If you do the math, you should realize I’m in my (early) 50s. I remember watching a sitcom in the ’80s and seeing somebody walk around with a huge box with an antennae on it. 445 more words

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Chilling medical Horror/thriller movies

One of my favorite types of movies are medical ones or ones with bits of the medical aspect to it and if they’re horror or suspense, It’s a major plus. 457 more words

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The Phone Number Known Across The World

Tommy Tutone is a power pop band, best known for its 1981 hit “867-5309/Jenny”, which peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song became so popular that people in the United States to this day dial this telephone number and ask for Jenny as a prank. 38 more words

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