80's Blog

The Soap Opera that is Van Halen

It has been just over 20 years since Sammy Hagar parted ways with Van Halen (6/16/1996).

Spoiler Alert - Luke Skywalker Dies?

Like many kids in the late 1970's and early 1980's, I was a huge fan of Star Wars. I would comb through the toy section of the Sears catalog on visits to Grandma's house and dream of owning all those wonderful Star Wars toys . I suppose when it comes down to it, those first three movies may be my favorite movies to date. And for that reason, whenever the media talks about anything related to Star Wars, it gets my attention.