Seven Minutes in Heaven: Raquel Welch Goes Underground

If you have a moment, you could do far worse than watch this, yes, fabulous 1980 Raquel Welch musical fantasy in a New York City subway station, replete with leatherboy rough trade. Raq is mesmerizing throughout. (via See the Rest

Friday Night Inspiration

Melba Moore singing disco, from the 1980 Bea Arthur Special featuring Rock Hudson + Wayland Flowers & Madame. ... See the Rest

Flashback: Matt Dillon 1980

Photographer Brad Elterman remembers: "I received a phone call from the editor of Superteen magazine to do a photo shoot with this unknown sixteen-year old actor, Matt Dillon. She asked me to call Vic Ramos, his manager, at some hotel and set it up. I called and the next day Vic ... See the Rest

ABBA New Year

Legend has it that on New Year's Eve in Sweden, this "ABBA around the piano" video from 1980 is a traditional favorite, bringing tears to many an eye, much like Guy Lombardo's version of "Auld Lang Syne" is and does in this country. ... See the Rest