Yes – Big Generator – 1987
1987 fun facts –
*Average income - $24,350.00.
*Private 1st Class Army income - $9.385.20.
*Average cost of new car - $10,305.
*Cost of gas - .89 cents
*The US population was estimated at 244.6 Million
*The World's Population reached approximately five billion
*A supernova was observed, the first "naked-eye" supernova since 1604
*Fox Broadcasting Company made its prime-time TV debut
*Work on the Channel Tunnel joining UK and France began
*1987 was shortened by 1 second to adjust to the Gregorian calender
*Disposable Contact Lenses became available for commercial distribution
*Kitty litter was invented in the USA
*The Simpsons debuted on television
The Princess Bride
Evil Dead II
Empire of the Sun
Rush – Hold Your Fire
Dokken – Back for the Attack
U2 – The Joshua Tree
The Legend of Zelda
And why is 1987 special?
It’s the year Julie Kemp got married and Medeia Sharif was ten years old!
Empty Nest Insider.
By Elizabeth Seckman
Release date – June 2014
May Movie Preview Part One
Here is part one of the upcoming theatrical releases for May! (Part two tomorrow.) As always, descriptions courtesy of the IMDB. Snarky comments by me.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Peter Parker runs the gauntlet as the mysterious company Oscorp sends up a slew of supervillains against him, impacting on his life.
Director: Marc Webb
Stars: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Paul Giamatti
Really liked the first one – hope he’s still amazing.
The world's most famous monster is pitted against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity's scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence.
Director: Gareth Edwards
Stars: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen, Bryan Cranston, Ken Watanabe
Are you kidding?? It’s freaking GODZILLA!!!!!
Who will be Lord of the Clones?
Visit Father Dragon Al and cast your vote today!!
I need your help! The dwarves have conspired against me to fix the contest. Judge Jeff has been bribed. I need a good score.
If you can't do it for me, do it for Mini-Alex...
Fan of Yes? Following Julie and Medeia? Excited about Elizabeth’s upcoming book? Either May movie strike your fancy? Will you vote for me? (I can send Hot Tamales.) And what do you remember best about 1987…?
One more day! Who will be the last featured blogger...?