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Today In Madonna History: July 26, 1986

On July 26 1986, “Papa Don’t Preach” spent its third and final week at number-one on the UK singles chart. It was certified Gold by BPI on August 1st, 1986 for shipment of over 500,000 copies, based on certification thresholds at that time. 256 more words


johnlink ranks TOP GUN (1986)

I didn’t anticipate watching Tom Cruise twice in two days. But then I got a call asking me to act in some kind of TOP GUN trailer parody about which I know nothing except that it involves motion capture and that I’ll be wearing a flight costume. 650 more words

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Yo, Super Mario Bros.

I was born In 1986, right when the American video game industry was getting back on it’s feet.  The Nintendo Entertainment System had been out for a little while and was making people forget about the over saturated market of the early 80’s.   328 more words

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Fire Services Called After Clonoe Man Spends Entire Day In Size 32-Waist Trousers


A man from Clonoe was yesterday recovering after having spent the day close to permanent suffocation, brought on by putting on a pair of stone-washed slim-fit jeans he bought in 1986.  342 more words


Dignitary Stylish - Jah Send Me Come (Harmodio 1986)

With his 1986 hit, ‘Jah Send Me Come’, Dignitary Stylish charted in the UK, Canada and Jamaica with a perfect example of early digital dancehall. Produced by Conrod Green and released on his Harmodio label, the… 49 more words

A LITTLE WEDNESDAY MUSIC: Stevie Nicks ~ I Can't Wait ~ Vocal Dance Mix (1986)

A wild, rockin’ dancin’ remix version of Stevie’s song “I Can’t Wait”, originally on her 1985 album Rock A Little Special thanks to HitsTownUSA for making and posting the video.