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One Man Gang re-introduced as Akeem

I’m not even sure you could get away with this today. From his Wikipedia entry:

“In September 1988, One Man Gang’s manager, Slick, announced that Gang was actually African and planned to re-embrace his roots. An episode of WWF Superstars, which aired on September 24, 1988, featured a vignette with Gene Okerlund on-location . . . → Read More: One Man Gang re-introduced as Akeem

Superman: The Earth Stealers House Ad, 1988

For the prestige format one-shot…

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The Crow

The Crow's debut in 1989, published by Caliber.

Everyone has known about The Crow since the mid ’90s, but it was on very few radars when Caliber first published the comic in 1989. It was actually brought to my attention early on.

Let me back up: As a teenager in the late ’80s, . . . → Read More: The Crow

Steve Jobs demos the first Macintosh

Video of the presentation, from . . . → Read More: Steve Jobs demos the first Macintosh

Rob Liefeld 501 Jeans Commercial

The infamous Levi’s commercial featuring Spike Lee interviewing the . . . → Read More: Rob Liefeld 501 Jeans Commercial

The Cars – “Just What I Needed” at Live Aid!

As we quickly approach the 25th Anniversary of Live Aid, gonna be posting some of my favorite performances from it. Here we have the The Cars at the Philly half of the concert, performing one of their earliest hits…you all know it. Tremendous vocals by the late, great . . . → Read More: The Cars – “Just What I Needed” at Live Aid!

A Nightmare on Elm Street House Ad, 1989

Marvel’s black & white horror magazine…

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