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1-25 Fan IQ Year in Review, Sweet Dreams are Made of 1983 (Edited 02/18/13 05:53PM by SusanVette)
Turning the clock back to 1983, 30 years ago,anything you can remember from that year?
I'm sure some of you weren't born, then again there were good times in 1983.

Super Bowl XVII(17) Washington Redskins def. Miami Dolphins 27-17.
MLB World Series - Baltimore Orioles beat Phil. Phillies 4 games to 1.
NBA Championship - Philadelphia 76ers swept Los Angeles Lakers.
*Game of the Year* - NCAA Hoops - NC State Wolfpack shock Houston Cougars 54-52.
Movies - Trading Places,Big Chill, Risky Business, Terms of Endearment and Flashdance.
Music info - 2/13 Marvin Gaye performs the Star Spangled Banner before the NBA AllStar Game
                  - 4/05 US Interior Sec. James Watt causes 'bad vibrations' when he bans the Beach Boys from a return performance at the 4th of July festivities in Washington DC, announcing Wayne Newton would sing, prompting Pres. Reagan to present James Watt with a plaster foot w/ a hole in it symbolizing Watt 'shot himself in the foot'.
               August  - Paul Simon marries Carrie Fisher.
               December - Michael Jackson's extravagant 14 minute "Thriller" music video premiers on MTV.
Last episode M*A*S*H* aired 2/28/83 , 50 million viewers bid farewell.
| Closed on 05/23/13 at 05:00PM
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 1. NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year (0 points)
8%a. Marcus Allen,Raiders
62%b. Eric Dickerson,Rams
0%c. Louis Lipps, Steelers
0%d. John Elway, Broncos
31%e. Dan Marino, Dolphins
0%f. Roger Craig, 49ers
 2. TV - ABC 'Reality Series' starring John Davidson,Cathy Lee Crosby and FranTarkenton? (0 points)
0%a. Three's Company
15%b. Those Amazing Animals
85%c. That's Incredible
0%d. Real People
0%e. Bloopers and Practical Jokes
0%f. America's Got Talent
 3. NBA - Name the Scoring Leader (28.4 Points per.Game) regular season? (0 points)
15%a. George Gervin, Spurs
8%b. Moses Malone, 76ers
23%c. Adrian Dantley, Jazz
23%d. Dominique Wilkins,Hawks
23%e. Alex English, Nuggets
8%f. Michael Jordan, Bulls
 4. Pop Music - Synth-pop dance band from Birmingham England,Group named after villain in Jane Fonda movie,'Barbarella'? (0 points)
0%a. Flock of Seagulls
0%b. Thompson Twins
77%c. Duran Duran
8%d. Wham!
8%e. Bananarama
8%f. Eurythmics
 5. Movies - * Toughie* Name the co-writer and director 'Stayin Alive' staring John Travolta? (0 points)
8%a. John Badham 'Saturday Night Fever'
0%b. Steven Speilberg
15%c. Brian De Palma
8%d. Oliver Stone
8%e. Francis Ford Coppola
62%f. Sylvester Stallone
 6. MLB - Hall of Fame Legend finished his career w/ 452HRs,1844RBIs ,3419 hits and 7Gold Gloves? (0 points)
15%a. Brooks Robinson
8%b. Johnny Bench
8%c. Willie Stargell
62%d. Carl Yastrzemski
0%e. Reggie Jackson
8%f. Willie Mays

  
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#1 | 603 days ago

The answer are :
1. Eric Dickerson,Rams  2. That's Incredible  3. Alex English, Nuggets  4. Duran Duran  5. Sylvester Stallone  6. Carl Yastrzemski   
#2 | 603 days ago

yes I had to guess on #3 & #6.......knew the others....83 was a good year
1. Eric Dickerson,Rams  2. That's Incredible  3. Michael Jordan, Bulls  4. Duran Duran  5. Sylvester Stallone  6. Carl Yastrzemski   
#3 | 603 days ago

3/6  ...
1. Eric Dickerson,Rams  2. Those Amazing Animals  3. George Gervin, Spurs  4. Duran Duran  5. Sylvester Stallone  6. Brooks Robinson  
#4 | 602 days ago

5/6...missed the basketball one....
1. Eric Dickerson,Rams  2. That's Incredible  3. Moses Malone, 76ers  4. Duran Duran  5. Sylvester Stallone  6. Carl Yastrzemski   
#5 | 602 days ago
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1. Dan Marino, Dolphins  2. That's Incredible  3. Adrian Dantley, Jazz  4. Duran Duran  5. Brian De Palma  6. Willie Stargell  
#6 | 602 days ago

2/6.........................YUCKKKKKKKKKKKKK...............crying
1. Dan Marino, Dolphins  2. That's Incredible  3. Dominique Wilkins,Hawks  4. Eurythmics  5. Brian De Palma  6. Carl Yastrzemski   
#7 | 602 days ago

Since the NBA seasons are split between actual years I figured I should get half credit for Adrian Dantley, who led the league during the 83-84 season.cheeky
1. Eric Dickerson,Rams  2. That's Incredible  3. Adrian Dantley, Jazz  4. Duran Duran  5. Sylvester Stallone  6. Brooks Robinson  
#8 | 602 days ago

6/6...not bad for being a year out of high school!
1. Eric Dickerson,Rams  2. That's Incredible  3. Alex English, Nuggets  4. Duran Duran  5. Sylvester Stallone  6. Carl Yastrzemski   
#9 | 585 days ago

1983!! Rick Dempsey, Baltimore Orioles WS MVP
           Moses Malone,Philadelphia 76ers NBA Finals MVP
     John  Riggins, Wash.Redskins SB XVII MVP
Jimmy V.    NC St. Wolfpack upsets Houston in NCAABB Finals
1. Eric Dickerson,Rams  2. That's Incredible  3. Alex English, Nuggets  4. Duran Duran  5. Sylvester Stallone  6. Carl Yastrzemski   
#10 | 503 days ago

1983!!  Boston Red Sox Hall of famers Jim Rice  leads the AL w/39HR and 126 RBIs, Wade Boggs leads w/.361 BA,
            Carl Yastrzemski retires.  Steve Carlton,Phillies led the majors w/275 Ks, Lamarr Hoyt, White Sox won 24 games!
          7/4   Dave Righetti,Yankees no hits the Red Sox.       
             
            
1. Eric Dickerson,Rams  2. That's Incredible  3. Alex English, Nuggets  4. Duran Duran  5. Sylvester Stallone  6. Carl Yastrzemski   

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