Iron Maiden – Run to the Hills – 1982
1982 fun facts –
*Cost of new house - $82,200. / UK - 23,644 pounds sterling
*Cost of an existing house - $67,800.
*Average income - $21,050.
*USA Today debuted
*The International Whaling Commission ended commercial whaling
*The NFL players went on strike from September 21 to November 21, and the NFL resorted to using scab players (See the movie The Replacement Players)
Star Trek II – The Wrath of Khan
Conan the Barbarian
Rush – Signals
Scorpions - Blackout
Kansas – Vinyl Confessions
Donkey Kong Junior
Because that is the year Fanny Barnes Thornton accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior when Billy Graham visited the Winter Gardens in Blackpool, England.
Fanny is an author and lives in England with her husband and lab. She posts on a lot of different topics and features many photos. Fanny is involved in the blogging community and always a joyful spirit. Her blog has a small following but is growing fast and you can find it HERE
Sabrina A. Fish was one of the authors selected to contribute to a miniseries called Shine. The first five installments were written by William Bernhardt, and the second five were from other authors. Sabrina’s novella contribution to Shine, Lost Haven, is available today for purchase at Amazon and through April 15, it’s only 99 cents.
Another New Life by Sydney Aaliyah Michelle
New Adult Contemporary Romance
Publication Date: June 2, 2014
LD Masterson sent me this image.
“This little guy was sitting on the counter at my granddaughter’s Tai Kwan Do class and I immediately thought of you.”
I think Mini-Alex has a new friend!
JoBlo’s site – director Drew Goddard (Cabin in the Woods, NetFlix Daredevil series) has dropped out of the film The Martian, adapted from the book by Andy Weir. Matt Damon is set to star, but it all hinges on his approval of the next director.
Who’s an Iron Maiden fan? Following Fanny? Think 1982 was a good year for movies? Picking up Sabrina’s installment of Shine? Have you read The Martian? And what do you remember about 1982…?