9 Years of antiMusic: 2 Cents on the Eighties
You know, the eighties are more popular now than they were in the eighties. How the hell did that happen? Hereís a newsflash for you kids; they werenít all that great. I know because I was there. But there were a few high points mixed in amongst all the lows.
First the lows: Letís start with popular culture during the eighties. Well, actually there really wasnít much culture, per se. Letís see if this sums it up for you: If you thought the seventies were a cultural abyss, the eighties were enough to make you want to claw out your own eyes with a garden weasel.
Then there was the hair. And Iím talking big hair on the chicks, not just on the hair-band boys. I saw women with their hair jacked all the way up to the baby Jesus and Iím still emotionally traumatized by the experience. It was scary Ė Freddy Krueger scary. [read all of Chuck's thoughts at the full story link. ]- Click here for the Full Story
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