Yesterday's winner: Karen in Ohio! A signed copy of Michael Nethercott's The Seance Society will be on its way. Email Hallie (Hallie "at" hallieephron dot com) to let Michael know where to ship it.
ROSEMARY HARRIS: I've been enjoying everyone else's Throwback Thursday pix on facebook and elsewhere - all the while resisting posting one of my own.
But I finally dug up an old picture. Old is right!
No idea when this was taken - and no explanation for the weird look on my face. Judging by the hair and the deep Hawaiian Tropic tan (and that looks like a Danskin underneath the blouse) I'm guessing early to mid 80s.
Maybe this nostalgia was inspired by the Steely Dan concert I went to this week. Amazing...but more about classic music on Saturday
Can you say leg warmers, Jane Fonda Workout videos? Olivia Newton-John getting physical? Blade Runner..21 Jump Street? Flashdance torn sweatshirts?
I can remember one colleague who went around saying "Where's the Beef?" for a solid week.
What do you remember best from the 80s? To jog your memories, here's a favorite from Tears for Fears....