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Paula Clark

Paula Clark

Writer

Paula lives in Maine with her significant other, Gary; their dog, Jackson; and their cat, Isabelle. She’s still waiting for the trickle-down effect to kick in, and she’s crazy about cheesy ‘80s movies...but shhhh! Don’t tell anyone!
April 9, 2019

Life on the Half-Pipe: How Skateboarding Became an Anti...

As countercultures go, the ‘80s were no ‘60s. There was no flower power...

March 21, 2019

The Morals of the Story: 23 Life Lessons From “The Prin...

The movie “The Princess Bride” is a cult classic made in 1987 and dir...

March 18, 2019

How the Brat Pack and John Hughes Helped a Generation G...

Who doesn’t remember the ending scene of “The Breakfast Club”? And who ...

March 14, 2019

The Miracle on Ice and Why It Mattered

It may be the greatest underdog story ever told.On February 22, 1980, at the Lake Placid Ol...

March 13, 2019

Live Aid: A New Kind of Compassionate Giving

In 1984, an Irishman named Bob Geldof, a musician with a group called the Boomtown Ra...

March 8, 2019

Jane Fonda: An ‘80s Icon Who Still Looks Great in a Leo...

There are few personalities who have made as much of an impact on the...