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January 16 in San Antonio history...

The Bluebonnet Hotel at St. Mary’s and Pecan streets opens for business.

A large, regional shopping mall, consisting of five major department stores in a two-level enclosed structure will be built at Ingram Road and Loop 410, a Fort Worth realtor announced today. 64 more words


Police 1980

Police on a back-page poster in Bravo of 10 January 1980. They were having a hit with “Message In A Bottle” at the time.


Wipers - Is This Real?


  1. Return of the Rat: 👍🏻
  2. Mystery: 👍🏻
  3. Up Front: 👍🏻
  4. Let’s Go Away: 👍🏻
  5. Is This Real?: 🤷‍♂️
  6. Tragedy: 👍🏻
  7. Alien Boy: 🤷‍♂️
  8. D-7: 🤷‍♂️
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Hill & Spencer 1980

Italian actors Terence Hill and Bud Spencer on a centrespread-poster in Bravo of 10 January 1980, promoting another one of their mindless movies.


Bravo Charts January 1980

The Bravo charts in the issue of 10 January 1980, as voted by the readers — who apparently were mid-1979 nostalgists.


1.13.17 - Friday the 13th (1980)

Friday the 13th may not be the most terrifying horror movie I will ever see, but this is definitely the style of horror I prefer. I hadn’t seen this movie, or any Jason movies for that matter, before watching this one, but I was happily surprised to find that the movie wasn’t over run with blood and guts instead of an actual story line. 79 more words

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My Bodyguard (1980, Tony Bill)

My Bodyguard is more than a little frustrating. Alan Ormsby’s script either completely changes in the second half–just in terms of how he constructs scenes, how much willful suspension of disbelief you need, whether or not lead Chris Makepeace is ever going to have a story of his own–or director Bill chucked a lot of material in editing. 643 more words