Hmmm, there’s nothing better than a thought-provoking chat over a great cuppa coffee. Let’s talk about this and that and figure out where it’s at or do we really want to know? Undoubtedly, certainty is doubtful.
1978 was a popular year for movies and music. The Bee Gees’ “Saturday Night Fever” album is #1 for 24 weeks, Saturday Night Fever and Close Encounters of the Third Kind were all the rage in theaters worldwide. Other popular films were Grease, Heaven Can Wait, Jaws 2, and National Lampoon’s Animal House.
TV land offered some great shows-Happy Days, Little House on the Prairie, The Rockford Files, Saturday Night Live, The Muppet Show, The Love Boat and more. I believe these shows portrayed a much different lifestyle than we are experiencing today. What do you think?
Illinois Bell Company debuts the first Cellular Mobile Phone System, Space Invaders launches the craze for Computer Video Games, 98% of all Americans have a TV in their home, Super Bowl XII- Dallas Cowboys beat Denver Broncos, 27-10, NASA chose its first American women astronauts. A busy year, indeed.
1978 was a good year where life seemed to peak. Or perhaps it was an illusion due to the bouffant hairdos. Oh, and a closet full of polyester flares.
Let’s explore another cuppa living
While the relentless clock’s still ticking
Fading smiles as the curtain falls
The US dollar missed its call
It fell down and can’t get up
Teachers strike no doubt disrupt
Sweden’s the first to ban the can
Aerosol sprayers bruise the ozone layer
It’s 25 years for “Son of Sam”
Price of gold reaches an all time high
Unemployment is at an all time low
Bee Gees and Travolta steal the show
Stayin Alive, Stayin Alive, and Heaven Can Wait
Don’t talk with your mouth full to know your fate
Most American households have a TV set
Movies like Grease don’t miss a step
Gleeful memories in nineteen seventy-eight
Stayin Alive, Stayin Alive, and Heaven can Wait
Happy Days, The Muppets and a sarcastic cat
Garfield, John, Odie, an award winning act
Saturday Night Fever thrills dancing supporters
Nothing much happens in apple-pie order
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