Posts Tagged ‘1985’

The Breakfast Club Movie

Tuesday, December 18th, 2007

was the best coming of age film and it doesn’t seem to have aged a bit, except for the stupid edits for TV. And maybe the music. And the clothes. But aside from that…

Don Hertzfeldt’s Ah, L’Amour

Monday, March 5th, 2007

is a short animated black comedy created for a student project. The film has won numerous awards and has helped develop a cult following of himself and his studio .

Super Bowl Shuffle – The 1985 Bears

Saturday, January 27th, 2007

First of all, I’m not a fan; this year’s team, especially. The Bears are not a Super team by a long stretch, but you gotta hand it to them because they just kept winning games they should’ve lost on their way to this year’s Super Bowl.

The last time they made an appearance in the big game was 1985. That team was overflowing with talent and it showed when they demolished the in , forty-six to ten, in one of the most boring Super Bowls ever played. The most memorable thing about that game was that defensive lineman scored on a touchdown run as a fullback but one of the greatest running backs ever to play the game, the late , did not get a chance to score.

The Bears’ talent off the field, though, was dubious:

Super Bowl XX Highlights

Walter Payton Highlights

Walter Payton had a breath-taking combination of power, speed, quickness, agility, elusiveness, and vision that was absolutely brutal for fans such as myself because we had to face him twice a year.

Da Bears

The ’85 team had such a personality and so many characters on it, that it and their fans became a part of the culture, largely through a recurring skit on featuring , , and the late :