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Former Tennis Star Says WTA Staffer Sexually Harassed Her As a Minor In the 1980’s

Former Wimbledon finalist Andrea Jaeger claims that she was sexually harassed “on at least 30 separate occasions” in the 1980’s by a Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) staff member in the locker room during her career. Jaeger also alleges that she was unknowingly given alcoholic beverages by a different WTA staff member when she was just […]

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Princess Anne wears significant horse brooch she’s had since the 1980s to Royal Ascot

Princess Anne, 71, attended Royal Ascot today for the second day in a row. The royal wore a pale blue dress coat with a matching eccentric hat. Anne’s hat had a massive flower attached to the side, which sprung out from the shape of a bow. But it was the Princess Royal’s brooch that stole […]

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The Very Best Sci-Fi Movies Of the 1980s

7. The Thing (1982) Can a perfect film exist? If so, John Carpenter’s The Thing is in the running to take the prize. Just about everything about this movie has aged well, from the performances of actors like Kurt Russell and Keith David, to the still-haunting visual effects, to the very premise. The Thing is […]

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Axl Rose’s thoughts on the break-up of Led Zeppelin in the 1980s

Led Zeppelin formed in London in 1968 from the ashes of The Yardbirds. By 1968, The Yardbirds had all but fizzled out; they had a final run of shows they had committed to play in Europe. Lead vocalist Keith Relf and drummer Jim McCarty, unwilling to continue, gave consent for Jimmy Page and bassist Chris […]

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1980s Street Life, ‘One Person Only’

Posted on May 12, 2022 at 11:22 am by West Side Rag Photographs and Text by Stephen Harmon I moved to the Upper West Side in 1978 and was fascinated by the street life and the people I saw. It was a time of great diversity and everyone seemed to fit in. The people I […]

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Robots, Aliens, and Brundleflies: The Best Sci-Fi Horror Movies of the 1980s

The ‘80s–a decade in human history that’s become synonymous with vibrance, energy, and danger. Those 10 years witnessed waves of pain and celebration including the crack and AIDS epidemics, the start of the war on drugs, and the beginning of the fall of the Soviet Union. It was the era of hair metal and heavy […]

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Health

Body From 1980s Homicide Is Found in Barrel at Lake Mead

A metal barrel containing the remains of a person killed in the 1980s was found on Sunday on the shore of Nevada’s Lake Mead, a discovery that the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said was made possible by an ongoing drought. “It’s really odd in the sense that had the lake never receded, we would […]

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The 19 Best Action Movies Of The 1980s

The products discussed here were independently chosen by our editors. GameSpot may get a share of the revenue if you buy anything featured on our site. The Best Action Flicks of the 1980s The 1980s was a unique time for movies. Theaters were huge, but home video was growing rapidly in popularity. Movies had a […]

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‘Dirty Lines’: New Netflix Series On The Beginnings Of Sex Phone Lines In Holland

‘Dirty Lines,’ new Dutch series on Netflix. NETFLIX Netflix NFLX has released a new series, Dirty Lines, about the first phone sex lines in The Netherlands. Produced by Fiction Valley, and created by Pieter Bart Korthuis, Dirty Lines is a fun, sexy, and easily binged Dutch series with only six episodes for this first season. […]

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Local woman missing since 1980s identified in cold case death investigation in Illinois

TROY — DNA and genealogy technology used to identify the Miami County woman known as the Buckskin Girl in 2017 is being credited with identifying the remains of a missing woman from Miami County in the 1980s whose remains were found in Illinois. >>RELATED: Jane Doe no more: Miami County sheriff IDs cold case victim […]