Big Brother, Masters of Illusion and more
An exploration of news and events in the 1980s.
Season 1, Episode 7
June 30, 2016
A look at the innovations and inventions of the Digital Revolution, including the personal computer and the Internet, which have defined life as we know it today.
Season 1, Episode 6
June 9, 2016
The discovery of the mysterious AIDS virus leads to a pandemic with enormous political and cultural consequences.
Season 1, Episode 5
May 26, 2016
A look at the digital revolution's domination of the music world, as CDs replaced LPs, and groundbreaking new videos, from artists like Madonna and Michael Jackson, were released.
Season 1, Episode 4
May 12, 2016
Junk bonds, bailouts and Wall Street corruption set the tone for a decade of greed and excess.
Season 1, Episode 3
April 28, 2016
The events that concluded the end of the decades-long Cold War are examined.
Season 1, Episode 2
April 7, 2016
Ronald Reagan's two-term presidency is explored highlighting his landmark legislative achievements and political setbacks.
Season 1, Episode 1
March 31, 2016
An exploration of news and events in the 1980s. In the opener, a look at how the VCR and remote control changed the way viewers watched TV.
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