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memories of the ’70s – Skatetown USA

Trying to capitalize on pop culture trends, William Levy and Lorin Dreyfuss created a film to lure the roller skating fans to the big screen with Skatetown USA. Written by Nick Castle, who was also an actor best known for … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – baseball jerseys

Cool kids in the 1970s embraced a very different vibe from the previous flower children – and the baseball jersey became a moniker of relaxed cool for many teenagers. Affordable and easily found, this t-shirt was part of the daily … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Sony Walkman

The turning point of technology for audiophiles was the creation of the Sony Walkman. No more headphones connected to the stereo or driving around in the car, individuals could stroll, cycle, or run with their personal soundtrack only heard with … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – the glove

Although society no longer dictated the wearing of gloves for proper ladies and gentlemen in the 1980s, the glove emerged as an accessory of choice for the pop-loving teenager. Gloves date back to the time of the Greeks, but it … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Sloane Ranger

Fashion trends come and go, but some labels are of the time period – for the 1980s it was the Sloane Ranger. A term used for English girls of a certain standing, the Sloane Ranger was defined in the 1982 … Continue reading

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