In the time capsule today…
We find Kermit the Frog embarking on a cross-country trip to Hollywood in a film by Jim Henson. Two critics of “The Muppet Movie” were especially harsh.
We find a new show on PBS. “This Old House” was initially very controversial among building contractors, with concerns that the show was giving away trade secrets.
And we find a song on the radio by Styx. This song was written by lead vocalist Tommy Shaw. About the song he said, “I've never been in trouble with the law. I don't know where it came from."
What is the year? (answer below).
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The year... 1979!