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memories of the ’80s – New Coke

In the mid-1980s, one of the world’s best-known brands decided to reinvent itself – with the launch of New Coke. Coca-Cola, one of the top 10 best known brands on the planet, picked 1985 to bring consumers what they thought … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Electric Company

For kids of the early 1970s, when they had enough of the antics of Sesame Street, they graduated to the sketch comedy of the Electric Company. Produced by the Children’s Television Workshop who created Sesame Street, Electric Company used comedy … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – The Cosby Show

The family of the 1980s was created on NBC with the Huxtables – another series that showed off the comedic talents of Bill Cosby in The Cosby Show. Producers Marcy Carsey and Tom Werner formed their own production company and … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Fat Albert & the Cosby Kids

Hey Hey Hey! Kids of the 1970s know that call – it was the signature phrase of the animated Fat Albert, who with his buddies, showed how life was for African-American kids living in north Philadelphia. Conceived by actor-comedian Bill … Continue reading

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