In the capsule today…
We find the Vietnam Veterans Memorial being dedicated in Washington, D.C.
We find the first Rambo movie in theaters, “First Blood.” The producers considered Steve McQueen for the title role, but then thought him too old to play a Vietnam veteran. The lead instead went to Sylvester Stallone.
And we find a song on the radio by Fleetwood Mac. “Hold Me” was inspired by Christine McVie's relationship with Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson.
What is the year? (answer below).
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The year... 1982!