Friday, January 9, 2015

Saturday 9

Dancing with Myself

Welcome to Saturday: 9. What we've committed to our readers is that we will post 9 questions every Saturday. Sometimes the post will have a theme, and at other times the questions will be totally unrelated. Those weeks we do "random questions," so-to-speak. We encourage you to visit other participants posts and leave a comment. Because we don't have any rules, it is your choice. We hate rules. We love memes, however, and here is today's meme!

Saturday 9: Dancing with Myself (1980)

Unfamiliar with this week's tune? Hear it here.

1) This song is one of Billy Idol's biggest hits. Can you name another? White Wedding

2) When is the last time you danced around your home? yesterday while making dinner

3) In this song, Billy says he dances with his own reflection. Is there a mirror in the room you're in right now? nope

4) Dancing with Myself is also the name of Billy Idol's 2014 autobiography. Let's say you're going to write your life story. What do you title it? My Life as Mama Jodi

5) This month, Billy resumes his 2014-15 concert tour in New Orleans. Have you ever been to Louisiana? Nope

6) In 1980, when "Dancing with Myself" was first popular, VHS players were all the rage. Do you still have yours? We have one in our bedroom, but I don't think it works...not sure why we are hanging onto it. It may go by the wayside the week I clean our room in the 14 week challenge I am doing!

7) In 1980, The Love Boat was getting good ratings. Have you ever taken a cruise? I have, only for a day trip to the Bahama's in the early 90's

8) Sally Field won her first Oscar in 1980 for the movie Norma Rae. Five years later she won a second Oscar for Places in the Heart and delivered one of the most quoted acceptance speeches in Academy history. Do you remember what she said? Ididn't know, so I googled it.. "You like me, you really like me!

9) In 1980, People magazine named Stephen King one of the most intriguing people of the year because he had two big paperback bestsellers -- The Dead Zone and The Shining. Do you have a favorite Stephen King book? not really



  1. I could really benefit from that 14 week challenge, too! Let us know how you do.

  2. Thanks for linking the 14 week challenge, I'm going to check it out!

  3. That's right- I forgot all about White Wedding..

  4. I desperately need some decluttering time. I just read an article today that said that clutter makes you depressed.

  5. thanks for the link. i should do that, too. you're right, country dew, i think it does make one depressed! at least, for me!


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