First, a Happy New year, to all who are kind enough to read. It's been a whirl, this holiday season, so posting has been light. That said, I should note that today's post is hardly epochal, albeit it's about an epoch. I had a chance to go out for brunch with friends today, and the question was raised: What is the 80s-ist 80s song of all.
Having had to explain this to my nephew, I was sure I had the answer:
Seriously, beat that for sheer over the top crazy.
(My friends referred me to this:
I mean, you could counter with this:
…but that's really the end of the 80s, and rather lacks the sheer looniness of Ms. Tyler.
Not bad, I admit, but the 80s did its weirdness mostly unironically.