40 Years Ago: David Letterman’s Morning Show Hints at Future Fame
Short-lived daytime talk show gave a glimpse of what the host would bring to late night.
35 Years Ago: ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Smartly Dares to Be Stupid
He parodies Elton John, the Kinks, Huey Lewis and more on legacy-cementing album.
35 Years Ago: Richard Dawson’s Tearful Farewell to ‘Family Feud’
The show's original host gave viewers a heartfelt goodbye.
When Marvin Gaye Turned Environmentalist With ‘Mercy Mercy Me’
Singer became one of the first R&B artists to address ecological issues.
35 Years Ago: ‘Head Over Heels’ Continues Tears for Fears’ Hot Streak
Single followed in the footsteps of hit songs "Everybody Wants to Rule the World" and "Shout."
15 Years Ago: Queens of the Stone Age Get More Cowbell on ‘SNL’
Will Ferrell's Gene Frenkle character returned to rock out with Josh Homme and company.
30 Years Ago: ZZ Top Rock Hill Valley in ‘Back to the Future Part III’
Bearded rockers had a cameo and provided the theme song for the film.
40 Years Ago: Pac-Man Becomes Gaming’s Biggest Star
It all started with a slice of pizza.
Pac-Man Facts: 40 Easily Digestible Bits of Arcade-Game History
From his arcade-game fame to his own TV show and appearances on all kinds of collectibles, we look back at 40 years of Pac-Man.
Buddy Holly Biopic ‘Clear Lake’ Nabs Oscar Nominated Director
Film aims to start production in late-2020.