It's Been A While Since 1989

To invoke good vibes and good memories we bring you back to 1989. If you choose to go to the game wearing jams®, big hair with tons of hairspray and acid washed jeans, then more power to you. Here at TDD, we are going to help you remember 1989.

In 1989:

* The Simpsons began their run on TV, as did Baywatch
* Driving Miss Daisy was Best Picture
* Other noted movies included Field of Dreams, Glory, Steel Magnolias, When Harry Met Sally and Dead Poet's Society
* Top Music/Albums: Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation 1814, Milli Vanilli, Beastie Boys - Paul's Botique, Fine Young Cannibals - The Raw and the Cooked, Nick of Time - Bonnie Raitt
* Song of the year: Wind Beneath my Wings
* Bobby Brown was making hits (My Perogative), and not doing hits
*Paula Abdul was "singing" (Straight Up) and not telling people they also can't sing.
* The B52's came out with "Love Shack" and Depeche Mode was cool
* Don Henley won a grammy for "The Age of Innocence"
* Dancing Flowers were a bit hit and could be found in kid's rooms and adult's offices.
*Phil Jackson began coaching the Bulls
* Top 5 TV shows: Roseanne, The Cosby Show, Cheers, A Different World, America's Funniest Home Videos, The Golden Girls
* Doogie Howser, MD was a newfound hit
* Bo didn't know Diddley, but he knew everything else
* Zsa Zsa slapped a Beverly Hills cop
*Batman came back, with Jack Nicholson as the Joker
*Bernie, from Weekend at Bernies first kicked the can.
* Boy Band Du Jour: New Kids on the Block
* Tone Loc: Wild Thing
* The Stock Market Crashed
* Madonna kissed a black Jesus in Like a Prayer, setting the folk at Pepsi into a rage.
* Keanu Reeves was showing all of his potential as an "actor" in "Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure"
* George Bush was president
* San Francisco had a nasty earthquake, interrupting the World Series
* Exxon Valdese made a mess
* Tiananmen Square horrific events rocked the world.
* Acid washed jeans were all the rage
* As was rolling up jeans to make cuffs
* The Berlin Wall came down, thanks to David Hasselhoff
* Duke beat North Carolina to win the Victory Bell


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