Cultural and political in's and out's.
Into the 80's
Presented to you by: Noelle Shorter, Cadence Boehm, Kaz Thrasher, Luigi Loretto, and Michael Rice-Webber
The Challenger exploded on January 28, 1986, killing all 7 of it's crew members 73 seconds after launching.
CD's were invented in 982, making cassette tapes and records go out of style.
The IBM PC was invented in 1982, starting the wave of personal computing. It was not the first computer created, but kick started computer popularity
MTV aired in 1981, starting the era of music videos.
The Sony Walkman was invented at the turn of the 80's, making it very popular during the decade.
Cordless phones were not invented yet, so if you wanted to talk to a friend, you had to do so with a long spiral cord stretched across the living room.