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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
FanIQ Pts? No | Locker Room
| Multiple Choice Opinion Poll
|13 Fans|| |
| ||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|
| ||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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