The 80s Revisited

May 4, 2011

How does the recent past inform our preset culture and what was so great about the 1980s anyway? We’ll explore ongoing influence of the decade that brought us Rambo, The Cosby Show, Reaganomics and more this hour with journalist David Sirota. His new book is “Back to Our Future: How the 1980s Explain the World We Live in Now–Our Culture, Our Politics, Our Everything” (Ballantine Books, 2011).

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[2] David Sirota: http://www.davidsirota.com/

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