You gotta love the 80's. Michael Jackson's Thriller, was blasting out of everyone's window and who wasn't raving about Brian De Palma's cult classic, Scarface. MTV was this new and innovative way to bring fans closer to their music idols and of course yours truly was presented to the world in the 80's. The 80's also gave us some of the best soap storytelling that lit the genre on fire. Who wasn't a fan of ABC's ad campaign of, "Love in the Afternoon?" Granted it was started back in 1975 but the slogan didn't take off until.... 1980.
Here's a sample of what The Young and the Restless was like back in 1985 and what the fab four over at Y&R are successfully recapturing.