Spotted this on Reddit and just thought it was nice for a Friday, I don’t know any of the people in it or who posted it. The little squeals of delight out of the boy make it lovely. That is the Luas Green line, just pulling out of Broombridge. And the comments say the busker is called Mick McLoughin.
Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien goes for a stroll on Ballbriggan Beach before he announced the Dublin projects to be funded under ‘Call 2’ of the Urban Regeneration and Development Fund (URDF).
A 1985 ad for General Electric rightly identified by We Are The Mutants as having the most amount of 80s any ad from the 80s could possibly have. Imagine the film Krull starring Jon Bon Jovi in suede lace-up boots. You’re not even close. To wit:
Only in a decade as contradictory as the 1980s would one of America’s most respectable and historic companies spend nearly a million dollars on a commercial depicting new wave “adventurers” in a post-apocalyptic “third millennium” wasteland as part of a last ditch campaign to save its fatally outmatched consumer electronics line. The company was General Electric, and the commercial was aimed squarely, even obnoxiously, at the nascent MTV generation.