Thursday, July 24, 2014

Day 24...Throwback Thursday....

Day 24...Throwback Thursday....

We are officially in the last week of the "Blog Every Day in July"challenge and while it has been a blast, I am sooooo excited that I get to go back to being a lazy ass and only blogging a few times a week!!  Thanks to Juliette, Allie & Faith, today you get to learn about what went down back in the greatest year of all. Aside from my birth, here are some happenings from 1985.

1. Madonna's "Like a Virgin" stayed at number 1 for 3 weeks

2. A first class stamp cost 22 cents


3. A gallon of gas cost $1.20. Ridiculousness!!

4. The LA Lakers were NBA champions

5. The plastic thingie that helps pizza not stick to the top of the box was invented


6. "The Cosby Show" was the most popular TV show

7. The "MOVE" movement happened in Philly....crazyyyy stuff went down...cops bombed a building on a city street...read all about it here.


8. The first ever mobile phone call was made in the UK

9. The wreck of the Titanic was found


10. Mafia boss Paul Castellano is shot by John Gotti

11. The 1st version of Windows, Windows 1.0, is released


12. Ronald Reagan was the President

13.  A movie ticket cost $2.75

Now that you know what was going on around the world in 1985, here's what was going on around this part of the woods...TBT at its finest


Me on the left

Me on the right...making the ridiculous face


2nd from the right...look at those dresses!! Easter maybe??

On the right

In the middle....nice face Kise!!

My god those outfits...and I LOVED that one!!

I hope you enjoyed my little trip down memory lane!! I would love to see how many other people were born in this wonderful year!!


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