Oh what a diverse era the '70's
Disco was hugely popular in the '70s. But punk rock was king to many.
Leisure suits, polyester suits, Staying Alive
Keep on Truckin, Smiley faces
Don't be a spaz, can you dig it?
Good night John-boy
May the Force Be With You
To the Max and The Man
Catch you on the flipside
Boogie down while you get down
using like in every sentence (it was an awful decade for those who were literate)
CB radios and the Me generation
Getting your first calculator so you didn't have to learn how to use a slide rule (ask your grandparents)
End of Vietnam War for many Americans
Return of Vietnam POWs - no matter what country you were from this was a shocking and heart breaking sight when the pow's came off the planes
War protests in the early years of the '70's
Depending upon your tastes, the musical move from Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin (who still rules) and the Doors to BeeGees and Saturday Night Fever
Welcome Back, Mr Kotter and Vinnie Barbarino (aka John Travolta)
Jaws and we never felt safe in the water again
Grooving to the weekly tv show the Partridge Family and wondering if Marcia and Greg Brady were going to fall in love (yea I know it was a weird era)
The Godfather, the Sting and One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest, along with Deer Hunter, French Connection and Rocky (when will it end)
PONG! If you understand this you were there for the first video game.
Mary Tyler Moore we still miss you.
Carol Burnet will never be replaced
The LOVE Boat and other light comedies like Three's Company
Charlie's Angels - not the movie, but where it all began
Farrah Fawcette as THE pinup of the decade.
The ORIGINAL Battle Star Galactica
Battle of the Sexes with Billy Jean King and Bobby Riggs
Mark Spitz and his golden moment during the horror of the Munich Olympic massacre
Bell Bottoms stayed with us for awhile along with big bushy sideburns for men.
Platform shoes that put life and limb in danger