A baby boomer drug and alcohol warning from Great Britain. The post Alcohol, drug misuse among boomers in Britain appeared first on BoomerCafe.
March Madness is upon us! We decided to get in the action this year and you can help as we decide our favorite movies from 1984...
Do you have images you wish you could put to poetry? The post Images of a parent’s mystery from a boomer poet appeared first on BoomerCafe.
Hollywood has seemingly slowed its mass production of '80s remakes, but they're not entirely done recking the memories of our youth. Next up for a remake: 1985's Explorers.
As we wrap up Cars Week, you may ask how does a Utopia song figure into the mix? In 2005 a pseudo-reunion occurred when Elliot Easton and Greg Hawkes reunited with Todd Rundgren to form The New Cars to pay the bills. So to connect the decks, we have Todd Rundgren with his band Utopia and silly video for …
Is the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue lewd in the library? The post Sports Illustrated causes boomer-aged librarians to flip out appeared first on BoomerCafe.
Star Trek and Love Boat mashup? I can't. Stop. Posting these online!
Currency trading, also known as forex trading, is the type of trade dealing with the exchange of a single currency into another depending on a certain rate. Those that participate in currency trading are larger financial institutions, like banks. Currency trading is very different from other markets since it isn’t controlled by a governing body […]
Sbarro's, the pizza and pasta chain that has graced nearly every American mall since the '70s, is now in danger of disappearing forever. Forgive me for reporting this so late, but I've spent the last three days gorging on as many …
Greg Hawkes may not be the best known member of The Cars, but that doesn't mean he isn't the most interesting when you take a look at his solo career including his video for 27 Shirts.
Remembering those innocent days of childhood when imaginations were vivid. The post Those unforgettable memories of a boomer childhood appeared first on BoomerCafe.
Did you catch Mr. Roboto being performed on Glee on Tuesday night? I missed it, but former Styx frontman Dennis DeYoung caught it and was facebooking his reactions.
While most people think of The Cars as a techno group, there is no doubt that Elliot Easton is one of the most underrated guitarists of the ‘80s. Some of his highlights include the guitar solo on the classic Just What I Needed and his own material like (Wearing Down) Like A Wheel.
BoomerCafé's Ranter-In-Residence issues a universal spring-induced challenge. The post A boomer reflects on the halcyon days of his life appeared first on BoomerCafe.
There's no shortage of love for Star Wars on the Internet these days, but these Star Wars/TV theme song mashups have taken our love of The Force to another level. My favorite is the A-Team mashup:
In 1986, Benjamin Orr launched his solo career with a solid start with his ballad Stay The Night that reached No. 24, but would Orr remain Too Hot To Stop?
Legos and Star Wars have teamed together to bring you (John Williams, play an overture for us here): The Star Wars Jawa Sandcrawler Set.
Kevin Bacon is mad at today's Twitter-obsessed, Snooki-chasin', Justin-believin', Kardashian-craving culture. Who isn't? But Bacon's beef (how many times do you get to put those two words together?) is their lack of reverence and overall knowledge of '80s history and culture. Shazam! I haven't been doing my job well enough, I guess. …
Are boomers a bummer? Not if we reinvent and renew ourselves. The post Reinventing yourself leads to a better life appeared first on BoomerCafe.