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1981
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"Ze tightness of your shorts equals ze square route of your age." Einstein.
Meanwhile, in the real world, 1981 was a helluva year because...

  • The 1st launch of a space shuttle (Columbia)
  • Pope shot by insane Turk, May 13
  • Prince Charles and Diana Spencer marry on July 29
  • The first IBM-PC's begin to roll of the lines
  • The birth of MTV, the 24 hour-a-day music television station
  • Pac-Man is introduced in the US and sparks a huge craze
  • Poland government crushes the Solidarity movement
  • The first reports of homosexual men dying due to a mysterious breakdown of the bodies' immuminzation system. Becomes known as Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, AIDS.
  • Assasination attempt on Ronald Regean on March 30, 1981 by John Hinkley
  • Israel annexes the disputed Golan Heights territory
  • Egyptian president Anwar el-Sadat is assassinated by Islamic extremists during a military parade in Cairo
  • Ronald Reagan takes oath as 40th President
  • Salman Rushdie, Midnights Children
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Ooohhh be still my dancing feet..

They don't make em like they used to..

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark, Chariots of Fire, On Golden Pond, Reds, Atlantic City
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Chariots of Fire
  • On Golden Pond
  • Reds
  • Atlantic City

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