Category Archives: 70s

1996

All kinds of notable events occurred in 1996, like when a blizzard hit the east coast region with a brutal 2 and a half feet of snowfall early in the year… which was followed up by the North Cape oil … Continue reading

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1979

I might as well get this over with: my two favorite bands are probably King Crimson and Rush. I am not as into prog rock is this might make it seem, but I do love the genre (although I am … Continue reading

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1978

1978 was the year my brother was born, a month before my 3rd birthday. He is one of my best friends and is a winning Flash designer and creative director for commercial websites. Lesson learned from brother: tell people to … Continue reading

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1977

LET THERE BE ROCK. 2nd year: still not remembering stuff really. However, there was a lot of rocking going on. Rock a bye baby! This video is extra goofy, as we see AC/DC rocking in a church at a young … Continue reading

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1976

“there is only IBM, Dupont, and Exxon” A quote from the movie Network, who’s trailer I am showing for “1976”. 1976, my first full year around the sun, is not remembered so well. I do know that at some point … Continue reading

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1975

My year of birth… I don’t have much to say about this, as it was the first year I was brought into existence. I wasn’t even born til Christmas Eve of this year, interrupting a pre-Christmas dinner. I’ve read that … Continue reading

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